* The Trail Blazers have won three straight road games.
* The Bulls have won five of their last six and seven of their last nine contests.
* Derrick Rose has scored 22.8 points per game over his last six, on 54.3 percent shooting from the field; over that span, he has also dished out 6.2 assists and pulled down 5.5 rebounds per game.
* Since missing a dozen games with a strained hamstring, Brandon Roy scored just 13 points in his first two games combined, but he has averaged 23.7 points over the last three contests.
* Over his last dozen contests, Andre Miller has averaged 18.1 points and 6.6 assists, while making 50.6 percent of his field goal attempts.