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Game preview: Cleveland Cavaliers @ Portland Trail Blazers

The Cleveland Cavaliers six-game road trip continues tonight as they take on the red hot Portland Trail Blazers. Tip off set for 10 p.m. Eastern on Fox Sports Ohio.

The red hot Blazers are winners of 10 straight, which this winning streak they have been on has propelled them into the third seed in the Western Conference.

The injuries continue to pile up for the Cavs, as Larry Nance Jr. will be out tonight due to a hamstring issue that forced him to sit the rest of the game against Phoenix earlier this week.

The Cavs now have only one big, which is Ante Zizic.

The Cavs are currently 2-2 on this six-game road trip, with one more coming at Chicago this Saturday night.

Interesting stat — The Cavs have lost four straight games at Portland.

Here are the probably starting line up’s for both teams via the Cavs.com preview.

Cleveland Cavaliers (39-28)

(G) George Hill, (G) Kyle Korver, (F) Jeff Green, (F) LeBron James, (C) Ante Zizic.

Injuries — Kevin Love (OUT), Cedi Osman (OUT), Larry Nance Jr. (OUT), Tristan Thompson (OUT) and Rodney Hood (Questionable).

Portland Trail Blazers (41-26)

(G) Damian Lillard, (G) CJ McCollum, (F) Maurice Harkless, (F) Al-Farouq Aminu, (C) Jusuf Nurkic.

Injuries — None.

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