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Here's how Ed Davis can help the Portland Trail Blazers on offense

Portland Trail Blazers forward Ed Davis has a habit of swimming below the radar. He's perpetually underrated, a solid rebounder and shot blocker who has quite a bit of touch near the basket. He's efficient and understands his limitations. That's good, and should help Portland exceed its expectations this season. Here's more on Davis' useful offensive attack from SB Nation's Blazer...
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Portland Trail Blazers Roster Breakdown – Ed Davis

Ushering in a new era of Portland Trail Blazers basketball seems to be the theme of the 2015 NBA offseason. The Rip City roster no longer resembles the crew that had back-to-back 50-win seasons over the past two years, but one thing it can hang its hat on is that youth and potential have become the beacons of hope in an otherwise confusing time. In a 15-part series, Oregon Sports...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Portland Trail Blazers Agree to Deal with Ed Davis

Ed Davis is one of the more underrated players in the NBA, but there is no question that he is capable of being a solid player for any team. The Portland Trail Blazers are expected to lose star power forward LaMarcus Aldridge this offseason, although this deal doesn’t necessarily knock them out of contention for him. According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Ed Davis showing lots of improvement

Out of all of the players the Los Angeles Lakers managed to acquire through offseason moves, the signing of young, journeyman forward Ed Davis probably wasn’t one that raised eyebrows one way or the other. His career statistics aren’t wowing, as he has averaged pedestrian numbers at best up to this point (career averages of 7.0 points per game and 6.0 rebounds per game). One...
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers season preview: Roster Analysis

Los Angeles Laker fans can finally rejoice as the 2014-15 NBA season has officially started with training camps opening for teams around the league. A new coach and supporting cast are hoping to propel the team back into the crowded West Coast playoff picture. Coach Byron Scott has the team focused on a new defensive mentality and this roster is loaded with exciting, athletically...
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEOS and PHOTOS: Ed Davis and Nick Young put in work at the Lakers’ practice facility

PHOTO: This is what I love to see: guys backing up all their talk by putting in work in the gym during the offseason. While you also have to remember that some guys quietly do their work over the summer without hitting up Instagram and Twitter every five minutes to prove that they’re doing their job, it’s still nice to see videos like these of Nick Young...
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ed Davis chose Lakers over Clippers

PHOTO: I like this guy already. Despite Ed Davis signing with the Lakers for the league minimum, there was a lot of interest around in the Association in the 25-year-old unrestricted free agent. The Clippers were one of the teams interested in Davis during the free agency period, according to Alex Kennedy from Basketball Insiders, though the former lottery pick...
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: New Lakers big man Ed Davis talks luxury cars, says he’s too tall for a Lambo

Being a big man in the NBA definitely has it’s advantages – signing a $2 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers is just one of the plus sides – but there are also some drawbacks, too, such as being too large to fit into a Lamborghini. And, yes, that’s definitely a first world problem. New Lakers big man Ed Davis caught up with TMZ in L.A. recently and discussed the business...
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Underrated Signing Alert. Ed Davis to Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers and Ed Davis have agreed to a 2 year deal worth $2M. Davis will have a player option for the 2nd year. This is a bargain of a deal for the Lakers, in what I would call a savvy deal.Davis was stuck in Memphis behind Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol and did not get to show case his talents. Davis is a tremendous shot blocker and crashes the boards on both ends of...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Ed Davis Contract Grade

Los Angeles Lakers: Ed Davis Contract Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 2 million (2nd season a player option) You Los Angeles Lakers fans have had little to cheer about recently besides having an excellent draft as you got one of the best players in the draft in Julius Randle at 7 and a potential steal in Nick Johnson in the mid 2nd round...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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