The Blazers will reportedly pursue unrestricted free agent Boris Diaw.
Boris Diaw will play for France's national team during the FIBA World Cup this summer.
Boris Diaw, who will become an unrestricted free agent this summer, finished the Spurs' Game 5 victory with five points, nine rebounds, six assists and one steal in 38 minutes of action.
LeBron James gave the Spurs credit for putting Boris Diaw in the starting lineup following Game 4 on Thursday.
Boris Diaw replaced Tiago Splitter in the starting lineup for Tuesday's Game 3 and had nine points, five rebounds, three assists, a steal, a block and a 3-pointer as the Spurs beat the Heat 111-92 to take a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals.
Boris Diaw appears to be in the starting lineup for the Spurs on Tuesday, which would send C Tiago Splitter to the bench.
Boris Diaw was fantastic off the bench with 26 points during a series-clinching win on Saturday, adding four boards, two assists, one steal and three 3-pointers on 8-of-14 shooting.
Boris Diaw started the second half of Thursday's win over the Thunder, finishing with 13 points, six boards, three assists, one steal, one block and two 3-pointers in 28 minutes.
Boris Diaw started the second half of Game 5 on Thursday.
Boris Diaw wouldn't reveal what the changes would be for Thursday's Game 5 against the Thunder, but alluded that the Spurs may make some tweaks.
Boris Diaw said the Thunder "gave up on the game pretty early" in Wednesday's post-game press conference.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said that to win San Antonio's first-round series, "Our bench has to give us something."
Boris Diaw started the second half of Thursday's game vs. the Thunder and had eight points, three boards, two assists and four turnovers in 25 minutes.
Boris Diaw scored 14 points on 5-of-8 shooting (including two threes) with four rebounds and four assists in 26 minutes on Monday.