The Portland Trail Blazers at Washington Wizards: Game preview, time, and TV channel, and how to get started on the internet
Thursday, the coach stated that he should return to the lineup either Saturday at Washington or Monday at Orlando.
McCollum, who had a collapsed lung on December 4, is listed as out for Saturday's game in the latest team-issued injury report.
Shams Charania of The Athletic has been very well-received on Friday.
McCollum's return will add a jolt to the team's offense as well as Anfernee Simons returning to the team after missing Thursday's loss at Denver for personal reasons.
Bradley Beal will not be available at the Wizards, who have been one of the NBA's surprise teams this season.
Washington will not be coached by NBA assistant Pat Delany.
The Wizards have won three consecutive games to bring them back to a new high of.500 and into the Eastern Conference.
Kyle Kuzma, acquired in the trade that sent Russell Westbrook to the Lakers, is second on the team ahead of Beal in scoring. Kuzma is averaging 15.7 points and 8.7 assists.
BLAZERS IN PORTLAND TRAIL AT WASHINGTON WIZARDS
What: Trail Blazers (16-25) at Wizards (22-20), 16:00 PM Saturday
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington DC.
Radio: Rip City Radio (KPOJ 620 AM).
Root Sports Plus (in Portland: Comcast 1253, DirecTV 687-1) is a TV channel.
You can (free trial) and get this game on your 'CHOICE' package (promotional offers) if you are out of fuboTV trials, or simply prefer that platform and their pricing policies. If you already have a cable or satellite provider that carries Root Sports and want to watch online, you can.
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Cody Zeller (right patellar fracture), Norman Powell (health and safety guidelines), Damian Lillard (core muscle recovery), CJ McCollum (return to competition reconditioning) and Larry Nance Jr.
Davis Bertans (left foot; mid foot sprain) is unacceptable, but Joel Ayayi (G League - two-way), Bradley Beal (health and safety protocols), Greg Monroe (G League - on assignment, Isaiah Todd (G League - on assignment) and Cassius Winston (G League - two-way) are out.
The Blazers have continued their six-game game against Orlando, then they play on Wednesday.
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