Monday night's game against the Clippers promises to be a physical battle between teams trying to find an open shot.
It took heroics from several Trail Blazers, but without Mason Plumlee, it would have been hard to imagine a Portland victory Saturday night.
Expect the Trail Blazers to bounce back in Game 3.
The Trail Blazers defended better and got a solid game from center Mason Plumlee, but didn't shoot well enough to stay in the game,
Will the Trail Blazers make changes from Game 1? They better.