Trail Blazers win 4OT thriller vs. Nuggets 140-137 to take 2-1 series lead
The Portland Trail Blazers and Denver Nuggets battled it out in Game 3 through regulation and four overtime that saw Rodney Hood hit the game-winning 3-pointer late for a 140-137 win for Portland. The Blazers were led by CJ McCollum’s 41 points, with 18 of those coming in overtime. Damian Lillard adds 28 of his own and Enes Kanter came up huge with 18 points and 15 rebounds. Nikola Jokic did all he could for Denver to win this game as he played a total of 65 minutes and posting a triple-double of 33 points, 14 assists and 18 rebounds.