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Looking for the dunk of the night of Friday’s NBA action? We here at That NBA Lottery Pick have it for you to see.
It came courtesy of Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright who decided to throw down a nasty putback dunk against the Denver Nuggets:
Wright image courtesy of Getty Images
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These days, it seems almost crazy to think that something you post on a website on Reddit can transform people’s life or yours.
This nice story came to us courtesy of Reddit user WildeNietzsche whose Reddit post got a friend’s painting in the Portland Trail Blazers team offices.
A few months back, he posted a Damian Lillard painting that his friend did to the Portland Trail...
Some Things to Love and Hate
Amid the hype in the Northwest that the Portland Trail Blazers had stocked their bench during the offseason and could be a surprise in 2013 was the lost fact that the men from Rip City had yet to play in an actual game. While expectations generally always run high before seasons begin, this year was different in Portland. The Blazers were active in the...
With the Portland Trail Blazers hosting their home opener against the San Antonio Spurs, Portland center Robin Lopez decided to show off the custom sneakers that he will be wearing for tonight’s game.
Check out the below Instagram picture of them which shows Stanford Cardinals and Portland Trail Blazers logos on the front of the kicks:
Lopez image courtesy of Getty Images
Here we have a story that screams “Halloween prank”, as Rocky, the Denver Nuggets’ mascot, made a very terrifying (and very real) entrance onto the Pepsi Center court Friday night. His debut stunt involved being lowered from the rafters, but the man in the suit passed out on the way down, creating the illusion that Rocky was “hanged” on a noose as he approached the court...
5280 Hoops Show: Denver Nuggets Podcast
Happy Halloween to all the hoops heads out there. Jordan Morey and Peter Sherwill are back this week with another episode of the only Denver Nuggets podcast. This week we break down the first game of the Denver Nuggets season against the Sacramento Kings. DeMarcus Cousins went into beast-mode against Denver. Jordan asks if the Nuggets would...
Who says that NBA mascot have it easy?
Apparently, Denver Nuggets mascot Rocky is having a rocky night as he had to leave the Nuggets game against the Trail Blazers due to dizziness.
Why was Rocky dizzy? Well, I let the Twitter account from the guys over at Hardwood Paroxysm tell you that:
Super Mascot Rocky will not return to the game with some sort of condition developed from being...
Denver Nuggets’ Wilson Chandler has been dealing with a hamstring injury all of preseason and just when he thinks its getting better, it tightens up again. This nagging injury will keep Chandler sidelined as the Nuggets began their season with an 88-90 loss to the Sacramento Kings yesterday. Christopher Dempsey of The Denver Post states that coach Brian Shaw is feeling concerned...
Shortly before the Denver Nuggets' game against the Portland Trail Blazers Friday night, the team’s mascot, “Rocky,” was lowered from the ceiling of the Pepsi Center to the floor as part of player introductions.
One problem was that Rocky was noticeably limp while being lowered from the rafters and then laid out on center court in front of the stunned fans. It looked...
Streak to 2
Opening night may not have gone the way the Portland Trail Blazers have wanted but the team has really turned it around since, winning their past two games while making quite the early statement in the process.
Taking on a San Antonio team that narrowly missed out on taking home the NBA Championship last year, the Blazers used their home court advantage to jump out to...
The Denver Nuggets (0-1) look to win their 10th straight game at the Pepsi Center in their home opener against Northwest conference foe Portland Trailblazers (0-1) on Friday, Nov. 1 at 7 PM (MT).
-The Nuggets had the best home record in 2012-13 finishing the season at 38-3.
-In their opening loss to the Sacramento Kings, the Nuggets allowed 30 points and...
Nicolas Batum hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and finished with 11 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists in the Portland Trail Blazers' 115-105 home-opening victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night.
Damian Lillard had 25 points, seven assists and seven rebounds, and LaMarcus Aldridge added 24 points for the Blazers, who led by as many as 13 points.
Duncan sat out the...
Denver Nuggets mascot Rocky had a tough time last night. The cheerleaders were thrilled.**Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return HomeFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
LaMarcus Aldridge went off in the fourth quarter with 9 of his 25 points coming in the period to help the Blazers secure their first win of the season, as they took down the Denver Nuggets 113-98 on Friday night. This was the first home game of the season for the Nuggets, and the fans ...The post Portland Dismantles Denver In The Mile-High City appeared first on The League News.
Playing time is one of basketball players' most sensitive subjects. Right now in the Nuggets' frontcourt, it's a super-sensitive subject. Getting minutes is as competitive as it will ever get.
Center JaVale McGee and forward Kenneth Faried found that out the hard way in the season opener against Sacramento. Foul trouble played into McGee's 10 minutes, and a lack...
Denver Nuggets’ forward, Wilson Chandler has been sitting out so far this season due to a strained hamstring. He was hoping to be ready for the team’s opener against the Sacramento Kings last Wednesday night. There is still no timetable for Chandler’s return to the court, but coach says “Hopefully we will get him back soon,” according to Michael Kelly of nba.com. With Chandler...