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The Portland Trail Blazers have been around since 1970 when they became an expansion team. Since then some of the NBA’s greatest talents have called Rip City home and donned the Blazer Uniform. Here are the top 5 Portland Trail Blazers of all-time.
5. Brandon Roy (The Natural)- Even though he only played for five seasons Brandon was the most productive Blazer for the last decade.... Read more
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Tops in Rip City history
After what for many was a “ho-hum” NBA All-Star weekend, we quickly jump into our Marty McFly DeLorean to refresh our memories of how the Portland Trail Blazers have fared over the years.
LaMarcus Aldridge has been the latest Blazer to find his name on the Western Conference ASG roster, however despite his elite level of play during the regular season...
Heading in to the All-Star break—and the unofficial halfway point of the year0151the Portland Trail Blazers found themselves trending in the wrong direction. They had lost three straight games, were witnessing their record continue to fall below .500 and had seemingly lost some of the mojo that had them in the improbable hunt for the playoffs.
With trips to Miami and...
To trade J.J. Hickson or not, that is the $7.6 million dollar question that the Portland Trail Blazers face as today's NBA trade deadline approaches.
As of noon today, NBA teams will essentially be stuck with the rosters they have until free agency and the draft this summer. The NBA rumor mill has been relatively quiet heading into this year’s deadline, with Atlanta'...
Landing backup point guard Eric Maynor just before yesterday’s trade deadline was a good move for the Portland Trail Blazers. They got rid of a trade exception and the rights to Georgios Printezis and were also forced to waive Ronnie Price.
In return, they get a proven point guard who can play quality minutes to spell Damian Lillard or even play alongside him. Compared to Price...
In the shadows of the night, keeping a watchful eye over the city, protecting the innocent and striking fear in the hearts of criminals he stands ready.
Now if you are thinking this reminds you of a superhero you are right and Blazers' Nicolas Batum may be that hero.
Batum has been given the nickname "Batman" seeing how his name sounds like the iconic hero but...
Tweet Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard is probably your 2012-2013 NBA Rookie of the Year, and deservedly so. He leads all rookies in scoring (18.4) and assists (6.5) while playing 38.5 minutes a game, good for the fourth in the league behind Luol Deng, Kevin Durant, and Nicolas Batum. The sixth overall [...]
Hit the panic button?
The Portland Trail Blazers were supposed to come out of the All-Star break with new energy, new motivation and a new sense of urgency. Unfortunately, they came out looking just as sluggish as before, and they failed to take down the conference’s worst team, the Phoenix Suns.
Matchup: Portland (25-29) @ Los Angeles Lakers (26-29)
Venue: Staples Center
The festivities and hoopla surrounding the NBA All-Star Game have come and gone. It is now time for the Portland Trail Blazers to make the best of the 29 games remaining on the regular season schedule. Not to sound somber, as the Blazers are just three games back of the eighth position in the Western Conference, currently held by the Houston Rockets. They still have a fighting chance...
It's the NBA trade deadline today, and many local fans are wondering if the Portland Trail Blazers will be making a move, and what those moves or the lack thereof will do to change the current build of the team. The chances of a move being made appear to be 50/50, based on what you may have heard.
50/50 is an interesting probability, especially with regard to the Blazers...
After their great win Friday night in Phoenix, the Celtics will head north to Portland to visit the Trail Blazers. The Blazers currently sit at just 25-29 and tenth in the western conference. The Celtics recent win over the Suns put them at a nice 29-26, still just seventh in the east. I won't make a prediction for this one for fear of being wrong, but I'll still do my five...