The explosive backcourt duo of Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum reached another milestone in the 2018-19 NBA season when they led the Portland Trail Blazers to the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 2000. However, after being swept by the Golden State Warriors in a best-of-seven series, it’s becoming more clear that the Trail Blazers need additional star power to contend for the NBA championship title.
The Warriors may have weakened after the departure of Kevin Durant in the 2019 NBA free agency, but the Western Conference has become more competitive with the birth of new powerhouse teams like the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers this summer. According to Preston Ellis of Bleacher Report, the Trail Blazers may consider trading for Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers as an “all-in move” to have a legitimate chance of fully dominating the Western Conference and winning the NBA championship title in the 2019-20 NBA season.
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by – inquisitr.com