Barton shines in final Blazers summer league game

PORTLAND — Will Barton scored 27 points as the Portland Trail Blazers wrapped up their summer league schedule with an easy 81-55 win over the Miami Heat.

Barton, a second-round pick out of Memphis, hit 10-of-17 shots from the field, and made four 3-pointers.

First-round picks Damian Lillard and Meyers Leonard did not play Saturday.

Lillard made a great first impression for the Trail Blazers, averaging 26.5 points and five assists in four summer league games. Leonard, meanwhile, averaged 10.5 points and eight rebounds.

The Trail Blazers won four of their five summer games.

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