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The Blazers can offer Nicolas Batum a five-year extension.
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The Blazers reach out to Batum's agent to say they plan on beginning extension talks around Jan. 1.
Lifelong northwest hoops fan Steve Lee point out some great career accomplishments by the now retired Brandon Roy in his Moments In Time Blazers tribute. The former Portland Trailblazers, Washington Huskies, and Garfield High School wonder boy. Roy proved that he didn't need to score in order to be a threat for the Blazers.
The Trailblazers have waived 30-year old center Earl Barron. Barron played in 2 games (1 start) for the Trailblazers last year and he averaged 18.5 minutes, 3.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. He has now played in 110 games (28 starts) in his career with the Blazers and he is averaging 15.2 minutes, 5.1 points, 3.7 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game. Barron got caught...
The three Blazers backcourt players distribute and score as Portland tops Utah 110-90.
Starting center Marcus Camby tweaked his left knee during the Blazers' morning shootaround and will not play tonight against Jazz; Kurt Thomas will start in his place.
The Blazers forward, now the team's unquestioned leader, lets past slights - real and perceived - fuel his desire for improvement.
Portland Trail Blazers veteran forward/center Marcus Camby was ruled out of the team's preseason finale on Wednesday after injuring his left knee during warmups.
Kurt Thomas drew the start in place of Camby, who is expected to have an MRI on Thursday.
A 15-year veteran, Camby averaged 4.7 points and 10.3 rebounds last season for the Trail Blazers.
Damn Jeremy Evans. No that dunk didn’t count, it was called a charge. Gerald Wallace did have his feet outside the circle, although I think he got them there after Evans took off. That said, we’re not going to argue a borderline call in a preseason game. I didn’t know much about Jeremy Evans until…
A quick look around Portland and Utah at reaction to the Trail Blazers' 110-90 win over the Jazz Monday night.
The Portland Trail Blazers opened a new season Monday at The Rose Garden with a new brand of basketball and several new players. The pace was faster and the outcome was entertaining. The Oregonian's Joe Freeman says there should be...
Remember that time when Brandon Roy, Greg Oden, LaMarcus Aldridge and Greg Oden tried to stop a shark? It was definitely one of the toughest road games they ever played and artist Ryan Berkely immortalized the moment with this piece created with markers and color pencils.
See more work from Ryan Berkely here.
In a wide-ranging, 35-minute interview session with reporters, the Blazers owner also talks about the lockout, the current roster, coach Nate McMillan and more.
"This is a very difficult and painful day. I love the game, I love the Portland Trail Blazers and I love our fans, but after consulting with my doctors, I will seek a determination that I've suffered a career ending injury, pursuant to the rules of the collective bargaining agreement.
LaMarcus Aldridge's 18-footer, Jamal Crawford's crossover, Craig Smith's "O Curl" -- the 2011-12 Blazers talk about their moves and shots on the court.