• Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) shoots the ball on Portland Trail Blazers forward Ed Davis (17) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

    Butler scores 22, Bulls beat Blazers in Rose’s return

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — This visit to Portland ended on a much happier note for Derrick Rose than the last.

  • Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul brings the ball up court against the Portland Trail Blazers during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

    Blazers snap 7-game skid with 102-91 win over Clippers

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 27 points, including three key 3-pointers down the stretch, and the Portland Trail Blazers snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 102-91 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.