Wesley Matthews scored a game-high 24 points for Portland, but it was not enough to beat Utah on the road. The Trail Blazers fell to the Jazz 91-97 and finished with a 3-4 record in the preseason. LaMarcus Aldridge had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and Nicolas Batum added 17 points and 10 rebounds in the loss.
The Portland Trail Blazers will begin their regular season schedule on Halloween night against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Rose Garden. For Blazers schedule information, check out our Blazers calendar.