500 for the first time since Oct. 31.
The Blazers closed the game with Larry Nance Jr. in place of Nurkic for the third straight game.
“Any time you get subbed out of the game late, there’s going to be frustration,” Lillard said.
Trail Blazers: Billups said he wants Lillard to be as comfortable as possible playing through his abdominal injury. After sitting out last Sunday against Denver, Lillard has played in the next three games, despite being deemed a game-time decision Saturday.