Portland Trailblazers Win Over Denver Nuggets To Advance To Western Conference Finals

CJ McCollum scored 37 points, including six during the final three minutes, to help the Portland Trailblazers beat the Denver Nuggets 100-96 Sunday at Denver’s Pepsi Center.  The Game 7 win means the Trailblazers will now advance to the Western Conference finals.

The Blazers, trailing by as many as 17 points during the first half, won their conference semifinal series 4 games to 3. 

Portland will now play in its first Western Conference final since 2000, facing the Golden State Warriors beginning Tuesday in Oakland at 6 p.m.

Watch: Complete video highlights of Portland Trail Blazers’ thrilling Game 7 win over Denver Nuggets

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