The Portland Winterhawks (14-4-0-1) had their 11-game winning streak snapped as they fell 3-2 to the Tri-City Americans (11-8-0-2) Wednesday at the Moda Center in front of 5,046 fans.
James Harden scored 33 points, Dwight Howard added 29 points and 13 rebounds, and the Houston Rockets beat the Portland Trail Blazers 116-101 on Tuesday night.
Llyod McClendon was hired as manager of the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday, taking over a rebuilding job that Eric Wedge walked away from.
Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch made the plays to help the Seattle Seahawks pull off the greatest comeback in franchise history against the winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Portland Winterhawks (14-3-0-1) ran their winning streak to 11 games with a 3-1 road win over the Spokane Chiefs (12-6-0-0) Saturday.
Nicolas Batum got hot early, Wesley Matthews hit a critical shot when Denver was making a late charge and LaMarcus Aldridge added the finishing touches.
The Portland Winterhawks (13-3-0-1) extended their winning streak to 10 games with a 5-2 road win over the Seattle Thunderbirds (11-4-0-2) Friday.
Damian Lillard is one of the brightest young stars in the NBA, and perhaps soon, in the music industry too. His idea: "#4Bar Friday" an Instagram-based, user-generated, weekly freestyle rap competition.
Goran Dragic scored 26 points and Eric Bledsoe added 22, leading the Phoenix Suns to a 104-91 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers Wednesday night and giving Jeff Hornacek a win in his coaching debut.
The Portland Winterhawks (12-3-0-1) extended their winning streak to nine games in a 5-2 win over the visiting Brandon Wheat Kings (7-9-0-0) Wednesday at the Moda Center in front of 4,794 fans.
David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox, baseball's bearded wonders, capped their remarkable turnaround by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 on Wednesday night to win their third World Series championship in 10 seasons.
The Portland Winterhawks (11-3-0-1) wrapped up their five-game road trip with a 4-3 win in Spokane Saturday against the Chiefs (11-4-0-0).
The Portland Winterhawks (10-3-0-1) won their seventh straight game with a 6-3 win Friday in Cranbrook, British Columbia over the Kootenay Ice (6-6-2-0).
The Portland Winterhawks (9-3-0-1) ran their winning streak to six games with a 5-3 road victory over the Medicine Hat Tigers (7-3-2-0) Wednesday.
Portland scored three quick goals and then held on to that early lead to slip past the Hurricanes, 3-2, in Lethbridge, Alberta.