Postgame Notes - April 14, 2019 (3) Portland 104, (6) Oklahoma City 99 2019 NBA Playoffs • First Round, Game No. 1 TEAM • The Trail Blazers lead the Thunder, 1-0, in their best-of-seven First Round series. • Portland shot 11-of-25 from the three-point line (44.0%) while the Thunder shot 5-of-33 from deep (15.2%). • The Trail Blazers recorded nine blocks to Oklahoma City’s four, while the Thunder had 10 steals to Portland’s eight. • Portland scored 39 points in the first quarter on 12-of-20 shooting (7-10 3-PT, 8-10 FT) to take a 39-25 lead. • Oklahoma City outrebounded Portland, 49-48, and won the battle on the offensive glass, 18-13. PLAYER • Damian Lillard led Portland with 30 points (9-21 FG, 5-11 3-PT, 7-8 FT) to go with four rebounds, four assists and three steals. It was the 11th time he has scored at least 30 points in his postseason career. • With his 29th point, Damian Lillard (866 postseason points) passed Rasheed Wallace (864 postsesaon points) for fourth on Portland’s all-time postseason scoring list. • CJ McCollum finished with 24 points (9-24 FG, 3-7 3-PT, 3-5 FT) to go with six rebounds and three assists. It was the fourth straight postseason game that McCollum scored at least 20 points. • Enes Kanter finished with 20 points (8-15 FG, 4-6 FT) and a postseason career-high 18 rebounds to go with two assists, one steal and two blocks. It was the third double-double of his postseason career. • Enes Kanter is the third player in franchise history to record at least 20 points and 18 rebounds in a playoff game (Walton - three times, Aldridge - once). • In the first playoff game of his career, Seth Curry recorded eight points (3-6 FG, 2-3 3-PT), two steals and one block. • Al-Farouq Aminu logged 10 points (2-5 FG, 6-6 FT), seven rebounds and three blocks. His three blocks matched his postseason career high (third time). • Maurice Harkless registered two points (1-5 FG), six rebounds, one assist, one steal and three blocks. • Russell Westbrook recorded the ninth triple-double of his postseason career, finishing with 24 points (8-17 FG, 0-4 3-PT, 8-8 FT), 10 rebounds and 10 assists. • Paul George finished with 26 points (8-24 FG, 4-15 3-PT, 6-6 FT), 10 rebounds and four steals. He scored 12 of his points in the fourth quarter.