Found August 22, 2013 on The NBA Passionista:
  I find it refreshing when NBA journalists are honest. Not just honesty in getting themselves a breaking news story, a few more clicks to said story, or even propelling their career further, but honesty in saying ‘Hey, this business is pretty dirty, and I wasn’t an innocent bystander by any means” is authentic. Speaking [...]The post Jason Quick details his 13 seasons covering the Portland Trail Blazers; admits how he badly handled Denver Nuggets’ Andre Miller-Brandon Roy drama appeared first on The NBA Passionista .

Clyde Drexler has mural in downtown Portland

In case you didn’t know, That NBA Lottery Pick is based in downtown Portland, Oregon and we’ve seen work being done on this incredible mural of Portland Trail Blazers legend Clyde Drexler over the last couple of weeks. For those of you not living in the Portland area, check out an image of the mural done by artist Mark Paul Deren in the Southeast part of downtown:   *** Clyde...

Ty Lawson domestic hearing delayed

An initial hearing in the domestic violence case against Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson is being delayed until September. Prosecutors asked for the postponement on Friday to give them more time to investigate. Both Lawson and his pregnant girlfriend Ashley Pettiford were arrested following a fight at their home Saturday. Pettiford said she heard Lawson on the phone with another...

Nicolas Batum says LaMarcus Aldridge doesn't want a trade

Nicolas Batum told that he thinks Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge is still the No.1 guy on the Blazers despite Damian Lillard's rise to stardom last season and that he doesn't believe Aldridge has demanded a trade. Who do you think is going to be the No. 1 guy on the team? NB: Although Damian had a great rookie season and has unbelievable talent and...

Ty Lawson & girlfriend Ashley Nicole say arrests were a misunderstanding

Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson and his girlfriend, Ashley Nicole are claiming their domestic violence arrests were a complete misunderstanding. Even though the court issued a restraining order for Ty to stay away from Ashley, according to TMZ, the couple is at home, TOGETHER… even though Ty tweeted that he was in LA:   La wasssup — Ty Lawson (@TyLawson3) August 21, 2013 The...

Batum Believes Aldridge Wants To Stay With Blazers, Desires Improvement

Nicolas Batum believes LaMarcus Aldridge remains the Portland Trail Blazers' go-to guy and franchise player, and he believes that the All-Star forward wants to stay with the team as it improves. "I heard that too and I laughed when I read that," Batum said of speculation involving Aldridge this offseason. "He doesn't want to get traded, he wants the team to...

Nate Robinson posterizes Taiwanese reporter in Instagram video

With the whole “posterizing” craze continuing onward, Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinson decided to show off his dunking ability during a news shoot. Watch as little Nate throws down a monster dunk on an unsuspecting Taiwanese reporter shooting a stand-up: *** Nate Robinson image courtesy of Getty Images

Nuggets' Ty Lawson has hearing delayed until September

Denver Nuggets' point guard Ty Lawson was arrested along with his girlfriend Ashley Pettiford for a domestic violence incident on Saturday following an alleged fight between the two in their own home. According to the Associated Press the initial hearing in the case was postponed on Friday until September in order to give more time for an investigation into the incident. An...

Damian Lillard Hopes To Play Less Minutes Next Season

Last season’s Rookie of the Year, Damian Lillard hopes to play less minutes next season. Lillard averaged 38.6 mpg last season, tied with Kobe Bryant and a shave under the league leader Luol Deng at 38.7. According to USA Today Sports: The Portland Trail Blazers point guard got a taste of that workload during his rookie of the year season, and he didn’t like it. “Sometimes...

CC video of the day: Nate Robinson works on his handle at airport

Whether it be on the court or anywhere else, it seems Nuggets' Nate Robinson will take time to work on his game even if it is in an airport. That's right, an airport. Nate was catching a flight and while heading to his game for his departing flight, Robinson used human beings to work on his dribbling skills. Makes sense to; airports are usually crowded, people can...

Miller progressing well

Freshman linebacker DeAndre Miller is expected to play this season. Read on to see how his transition has been and more.
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