Game 1 final score: Portland Trail Blazers 105 – Phoenix Suns 100
Without Brandon Roy, the Blazers didn’t back down from Suns, the hottest team in the NBA. Andre Miller scored 15 points in the fourth quarter and a career high 31 points in the victory. Portland stole home-court advantage and became the first away team to win a playoffs game this season.
The Blazers also got contributions from LaMarcus Aldridge, 22 points, Nicolas Batum and Jerryd Bayless with 18 points each.