Found January 12, 2012 on
NorthWest Sports Beat:
Portland Trailblazers blogger Matt Martz weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Orlando Magic vs. Blazers game on Wednesday night. J.J. Redick scored 17 points and Ryan Anderson, Jameer Nelson and Hedo Turkoglu added 16 apiece for Orlando. Jamal Crawford scored 24 points and LaMarcus Aldridge added 23 for Portland.
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About an hour before the Orlando Magic tipped off against the Portland Trailblazers on Wednesday night, I posed a simple question to Magic General Manager Otis Smith: Whats up with Jameer Nelson so far this season?"
Smith, in typical Smith fashion, gave me a simple, yet clear response. Hes not being aggressive enough, said the man who still has the utmost confidence in his...
The first batch of fan voting shows the forward with 118,268 votes.
SheridanHoops.com is reporting Aldridge is one of 19 NBA players under consideration for the 2012 London Olympics.
Blazers guard Jamal Crawford: "They got off to a fast start, and at that point you have to play almost perfect to win the game."
...plus, LaMarcus Aldridge's ice baths, the tallest coach in Blazers history, and a little Blazers travel talk.
J.J. Redick scored 17 points and made four key free throws down the stretch, helping the Orlando Magic hold off the Portland Trail Blazers, 107-104.
Portland Trailblazers blogger Matt Martz weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Los Angeles Clippers vs. Blazers game on Tuesday night. Gerald Wallace scored 20 points and LaMarcus Aldridge had 18 to help the Portland Trail Blazers remain unbeaten at home with a 105-97 victory. For LA Caron Butler scored 20 points and Chauncey Billups chipped in 19.
The Trailblazers showed a lot of heart last night as they outscored the Magic 36-22 in the 4th quarter, but it wasn’t enough to win. The Magic shot 58.6% from the floor and they outrebounded the Blazers 42-32, so it’s no surprise that the Blazers lost this game. Jamal Crawford (24 points, 3 rebounds and 5 assists) and LaMarcus Aldridge (23 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists and...
The Blazers got whacked 34-18 in the 4th quarter and it cost them dearly last night against the Spurs. LaMarcus Aldridge led the way for the Blazers in this game with 29 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals and 1 blocked shot. Raymond Felton only shot 6 of 17 from the floor but he still finished up with 13 points, 1 rebound, 7 assists, 5 steals and 1 blocked shot. Gerald Wallace...
WARRIORS VS. ORLANDOTipoff: 7:30 p.m. at Oracle ArenaTV/Radio: TNT; 680Magic update: Power forward Ryan Anderson, a Cal product, is off to a hot start in his fourth season.
It's all coming together for Ryan Anderson . The former Cal and current Magic forward was dubbed the coolest guy in Orlando by a local magazine, is dating a swimsuit model and is making a meteoric rise in celebrity...
The Blazers made a great business decision when it came time to use their amnesty clause on Brandon Roy. It made sense to make this move as it added more money to sign Jamal Crawford. So why can’t Paul Allen just write a check and get out of this unbearable, not fan friendly Comcast TV contract so every fan across the state of Oregon can watch their beloved Blazers play? It would...
Gerald Wallace scored 20 points, making a key 3-pointer with two minutes left, and the Portland Trail Blazers avenged a loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on New Year's Day with a 105-97 victory on Tuesday night. LaMarcus Aldridge added 18 points and seven rebounds for the Blazers, who have not lost in six games at home this season.
Veteran center Marcus Camby suffers a sprained ankle; LaMarcus Aldridge leads Portland with 29 points in the loss.