Blazers hit 17 3-pointers in easy win at Washington
The Trail Blazers return from their three-game road trip on a winning note, having hit 17 3-pointers and beaten the Washington Wizards 108-98 Monday afternoon.
C.J. McCollum had 25 points and Damian Lillard 16, each bouncing back from poor games in a loss at Philadelphia, and the Blazers held John Wall to nine points on 4-of-17 shooting.
Meyers Leonard had 18 points and Mason Plumlee 10 points and 11 rebounds. The Blazers shot .512 percent from the field and hit 17 of 31 3-pointers. (.548). McCollum went 6 of 10 from 3-point range.
The Blazers played very well, leading by 17 points in the second quarter then giving up 40 second-quarter points and then using a 23-1 run in the third quarter to blow out the game.
Garrett Temple had 18 points, Martin Gortat 16 points and 13 rebounds and Bradley Beal 16 points for the Wizards.
Portland (19-25), which went 2-1 on the trip, plays host to Atlanta, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (ESPN).