Scratching that seven-year itch it’s Portland and Seattle in the WHL playoffs for the first time since 2015. For longtime ticket holders Jan and Dave Vandervort, this is just another piece of hockey history in the Rose City, and they’ve seen a lot of it.
Nearly 2000 people soaked in the sun for the professional ultimate frisbee debut at Providence Park with the first-ever game for the Portland Nitro in the American Ultimate Disc League with a battle against Seattle.
Diego Rubio scored on a first-half penalty kick and William Yarbrough saved all three shots he faced to lead Colorado to a 2-0 victory over the Portland Timbers in MLS play on Saturday, upping the Rapids’ unbeaten regular-season streak at home to 21.
Dairon Asprilla scored on a first-half penalty kick and Jaroslaw Niezgoda and Yimi Chara connected in the second half in the Portland Timbers’ 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.
Luka Doncic had 39 points, 11 rebounds and his 16th technical foul of the season for the Dallas Mavericks, who will open the playoffs at home for the first time since 2011 after their 128-78 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.
Devin Vassell had 22 points, Keldon Johnson added 21 points and the San Antonio Spurs maintained their hold on 10th place in the Western Conference by defeating the Portland Trail Blazers 130-111 on Friday night.