Postgame Notes - December 6, 2018 Portland 108, Phoenix 86 Game #25 • Home Game #13 TEAM • The Trail Blazers won their eighth consecutive game against the Suns. • Portland’s reserves outscored the Phoenix bench, 57-43. It was the most points the Trail Blazers bench has scored in a game this season. • The Trail Blazers outrebounded the Suns, 56-41, and outscored them in the paint, 54-50. • Portland assisted on 24 of their 41 field goals. Phoenix had 20 assists on 35 field goals. • The Trail Blazers held Phoenix to 5-of-27 shooting from the three-point line (18.5%). It was the lowest three-point field goal percentage by a Trail Blazers opponent this season. • Portland led Phoenix 34-9 after the first quarter. The Suns nine first quarter points were the fewest points allowed in a quarter by the Trail Blazers this season. PLAYER • Jake Layman scored a career-high 24 points (10-13 FG, 3-5 3-PT, 1-3 FT) while matching his career high of seven rebounds. Layman scored 15 of his points in the final 5:56 of the first quarter (6-6 FG, 3-3 3-PT, 0-1 FT). • Damian Lillard scored a game-high 25 points (8-14 FG, 3-5 3-PT, 6-7 FT) to go with five re- bounds and eight assists in 28 minutes. Lillard scored 15 of his points in the first quarter (6-8 FG, 3-4 3-PT). • Jusuf Nurkic had nine points (4-12 FG, 1-4 FT) while pulling down a game-high 14 re- bounds to go with two assists, one steal and one block. • Zach Collins had 10 points (4-6 FG, 2-2 FT), five rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block in 27 minutes. It was the eighth time this season that he scored in double figures. Col- lins scored in double figures seven time last season. • Al-Farouq Aminu scored eight points (3-5 FG, 1-2 3-PT, 1-2 FT) and pulled down six re- bounds in 25 minutes. • Evan Turner recorded eight points (3-8 FG, 2-2 FT), four rebounds and three assists in 19 minutes off the bench. • Maurice Harkless shot a perfect 3-of-3 from the field to score six points while adding two steals in 15 minutes. • Troy Daniels scored a team-high 15 points (5-9 FG, 2-6 3-PT, 3-3 FT) to go with three re- bounds and one assist in 22 minutes off the bench for the Suns. • Josh Jackson recorded 14 points (6-14 FG, 0-1 3-PT, 2-3 FT), seven rebounds, three assists and three steals for Phoenix.