Found January 09, 2012 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
Portland Trailblazers blogger Matt Martz weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Blazers game on Sunday night. With a little help from LaMarcus Aldridge at the Rose Garden Portland grabbed a 98-78 rout, Wes Matthews added 24. Cleveland rookie Kyrie Irving had 21 points and four assists.

Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge under consideration for Team USA's 2012 Olympic roster is reporting Aldridge is one of 19 NBA players under consideration for the 2012 London Olympics.

Tuesday And-1 links: LaMarcus Aldridge coming to Portlandia

Welcome to our morning look around the NBA — links to stories worth reading and notes to check out (stuff that did not get its own post here at PBT). Confession: I love Portlandia (the IFC comedy show). I really am going to love the episode where LaMarcus Aldridge makes a cameo. Kevin Garnett tells…

Aldridge scores 28 in Blazers' 98-78 win over Cavs

LaMarcus Aldridge had 28 points and eight rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers got off to a slow start but pulled away to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 98-78 on Sunday night.

State Of The Trailblazers: Weekly Notebook | January 9th

State of the Portland Trail Blazers. Steve Lee our man with his pulse on the Trailblazers NBA Hoops beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The December 31st, 2011 edition. For the 11th straight year the Blazers walked off the Rose Garden court with their hands raised in victory on opening night. LaMarcus Aldridge had 25, Gerald Wallace had 21, Jamal Crawford finished...

Portland 98, Cleveland 78: Blazers finally find their mojo again

LaMarcus Aldridge, Wesley Matthews and Gerald Wallace jump-start the Blazers after halftime

Slow-starting Blazers pull away from Cavaliers

LaMarcus Aldridge had 28 points and eight rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers got off to a slow start but pulled away to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 98-78 on Sunday night.

Streaking Utah Jazz face Kyrie Irving, improved Cavaliers

Streaking Utah Jazz face Kyrie Irving, improved Cavaliers By Steve Luhm The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jan 10, 2012 06:36PM MDT Two of the early-season surprise teams in the NBA collide Tuesday night at EnergySolutions Arena. The Utah Jazz, who have won four straight, play host to Cleveland in a game that will be carried on ROOT Sports starting at 7 p.m. The Cavaliers, who...

Cavaliers vs. Trail Blazers Preview | Handicapping | Betting Odds Jan. 8

Jason Green weighs in with his Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Portland Trailblazers Sunday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. NBA odds favor the Blazers by 11. Jason points out the The Blazers had a combined 46 turnovers in consecutive games against the Nuggets and Clippers. Raymond Felton, Gerald Wallace, LaMarcus Aldridge, Anderson Varejao and Antawn Jamison lock horns.

Nuggets' Faried makes a quick impact: NBA rookie rankings

Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving remains one of the league's most impressive newcomers.

Cavs-Trail Blazers primer

Cavaliers (4-3) at Trail Blazers (5-2) Tip-off: 9 p.m. TV: FOX Sports Ohio HD, Cavaliers Live pre-game show at 8:30 p.m. Probable starters: C Anderson Varejao vs. Marcus Camby PF Antawn Jamison vs. LaMarcus Aldridge SF Omri Caspi vs. Gerald Wallace SG Anthony Parker vs. Wesley Matthews PG Kyrie Irving vs. Raymond Felton All-Time Series: Trail Blazers lead, 60-48, and have...

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers game preview

The Blazers play the first of three in a row at home as they take on No. 1 overall draft pick Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Box Score: Cavaliers 105, Jazz 113

Kyrie Irving had another strong game for the Cavaliers (20 points, 5 assists, 2 turnovers) and Antawn Jamison chipped in 22 points, but the Jazz’ interior, particularly Al Jefferson and his 30 points, were just too much for the Cavaliers. Cleveland Starters Pos Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts K. Irving G 27:16 7-14 1-4 5-6 +1 0 0 5 2 0 0 2 5 20 A. Parker...

Cavaliers-Suns Preview

Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns have been much different on the road than at home. Kyrie Irving continues to impress regardless of where he's playing. Arguably the best point guard of the past decade takes on his possible heir apparent for the first time Thursday night when Nash and the Suns host Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Phoenix (4-5) is coming off another poor...
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