Portland finished the season at 41-41, while Golden State rolled to a 67-15 mark. Damian Lillard of The Portland Trail Blazers is one of them.
San Antonio gave the Warriors the most trouble this season, winning two of their three regular season matchups in two landslide victories. The Warriors then won by eight points in early January at Oracle Arena and by just two points during a Jan. 29 game at Moda Center.
Nurkic said Friday that if the decision were up to him, he'd suit up for this weekend's playoff opener, but being that the Blazers will determine whether he plays, the Bosnian's status remains in limbo. The Portland Trail Blazers are shooting 37.5 percent from beyond the arc and 78 percent from the free throw line.
Russia-Syria Ties to Dominate G7 Meeting of Foreign Ministers
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia's inaction played a part in fuelling a deadly gas attack on Syrian civilians. But the regime has denied any responsibility, saying its air strikes hit a rebel depot containing chemical materials.
Before the team's Wednesday night game against the New Orleans Pelicans, Lillard joined the CSN Northwest's pregame show.
The Warriors beat the Blazers all four times they met this season by an average margin of 19.5 points, so the odds aren't exactly in the Blazers' favor.
Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have their hands full in the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs.
One For Arthur adds tartan touch to Grand National
William Hill trading director Terry Pattinson said: "Early signs are that we won in England but got stuffed in Scotland". He added: "I was injured on 9 March, I got a heavy fall on the novice chase and that was four weeks ago on Thursday".
If Nurkic can return against the Warriors, the Blazers will have a much better chance of getting the upset.
Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum tries to pass the ball as Warriors forward Draymond Green and guard Ian Clark defend. Among most 2017 National Basketball Association playoff predictions, the Warriors aren't expected to need more than five games.
ISIS has lost most of the land it seized
Meanwhile, Rasoul said that the military operations in west Mosul are going on according to the command's plan. Yahya Rasool told reporters. "The biggest challenge they face is the civilians".
Sharma pointed out that 24-hour power supply had been ensured during "Navratra" to all the "shaktipeeths" (religious places). The Cabinet also made a decision to ink a pact with the Centre to ensure 24-hours Power to All by October 2018.
The government termed the practices of triple talaq and polygamy as patriarchal notions that impeded women's role in society. Multiple letters written to the Prime Minister by Muslim women demand that triple talaq be ended.
He was consequently charged with DUI after a drug expert was called to the scene and a sobriety test was administered on Keef. Devante Reaves, who was a passenger in the Altima, was also charged with marijuana possession and had an outstanding warrant.
We are also outraged by the reaction of the officials of the Chechen Republic, who in fact justify the killings. Natalia Poplevskaya of the Russian LGBT Network told BBC news, "we are working to evacuate people".
The internet barely had time to be annoyed for that new 15 second Burger King ad before Google shut the whole thing down. Your voice assistant could turn into an annoying advertiser if a marketing concept introduced by Burger King takes off.
The complaint, filed with an arrest warrant, charges Jakubowski with burglary, felony theft and possession of burglary tools. Jakubowski has been on the run for the past several days after allegedly stealing over a dozen guns from a a local gun shop.
Assad however added, "Even if we have them, we wouldn't use them, and we have never used our chemical arsenal in our history". Western powers blame the gas attack, which killed scores of civilians - many of them children - on Assad's forces.
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Researchers on Wednesday described fossils of a long-necked, four-legged, meat-eating reptile called Teleocrater rhadinus. This old ancestor is apparently the missing link between dinosaurs and the ancient crocodilian ancestors they had.
The former Gators QB has already hit two home runs in this very young minor league season, with his second coming on Sunday. With a 15 miles per hour wind blowing out, Tebow launched a shot and stopped at second base, thinking it was a double.
4 bodies in NY park are apparent homicide victims
"The manner in which they were killed is consistent with the modus operandi of MS-13", Sini told reporters. Crime Stoppers is offering a fast cash reward of $25,000 for information that leads to an arrest.
Seeking to salvage ties, US and Russia agree on Syria probe
Lavrov says Russian Federation has lots of questions about the "very ambiguous" and "contradictory" ideas coming from the U.S. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov blasted USA claims that it has "irrefutable evidence" of election interference.
Microsoft patches serious Word bug targeted by scammers
It's not yet known if the use of Microsoft's Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit prevents the malicious malware from working. The researchers of McAfee said: "The successful feat closes the bait Word document, and shows a fake one to show the victim".
McDavid hits 100 points, Eberle has hat trick and Oilers win
They're healthy, their star Connor McDavid has been putting up points easily , and they look as good as they have all year-long. It's Easter weekend so we're going to be leaving Saturday and Sunday over the weekend to go down to San Jose ", he said.
Sessions Declares 'New Era' in Immigration Enforcement
Jon Feere, a former legal policy analyst for the Center for Immigration Studies, or CIS, has been hired as an adviser to Thomas D. But when he delivered the speech in Nogales, Ariz., Sessions left off the end of the sentence and made some other tweaks.