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Will Rockets chase Love or Aldridge?

Houston's season lasted much longer than most expected. The Rockets went all the way to the Western Conference finals before losing to a better team: the 67-win Golden State Warriors. But to get further next season, the roster may be in need of a bit of an upgrade. ESPN's Kevin Pelton suggests the team goes after another superstar in free agency, and Kevin Love and LaMarcus Aldridge...
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LaMarcus Aldridge best highlight moments from 2014-15 season

Although the Portland Trail Blazers fell short of the NBA championship this season, they have plenty of things to be thankful for including big man LaMarcus Aldridge. During Aldridge’s amazing season, LaMarcus averaged over twenty-three points per game, grabbed over ten rebounds per game, and was named to his fourth All-Star team. Check out some of his best season highlights in...
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Here's how much LaMarcus Aldridge can make by waiting a year to sign a max contract

Portland Trail Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge will be an unrestricted free agent this offseason, meaning he'll be able to sign wherever he chooses. While it's unknown whether or not Aldridge will come back to Portland, there is a clear path he can take to earn a much more significant amount of money on his new contract going forward. Here's Daniel Leroux of the Sporting News with...
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The Cursed Portland Trail Blazers

Luck is an underrated and underappreciated concept in sports. Players, coaches and the front office will often refuse to accept “luck” as the determining factor in a game, a series, or a season; rather, they will point to effort, energy and tactics as the deciding factor. However, none of these can explain the absurd history of the Portland Trail Blazers. Starting after Portland...
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LaMarcus Aldridge has surgery on left thumb

LaMarcus Aldridge underwent successful surgery to repair a ligament in his left thumb on Monday. Aldridge damaged his thumb early in the season. The Blazers announced Aldridge would miss up to eight weeks, which turned out to be just a bit conservative, as Aldridge returned to the line up within days, opting to put off the surgery until after the season. It was a gritty, courageous...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge has surgery on left thumb

  Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge had surgery Monday to repair a ligament in his left thumb. The team said in a statement that Aldridge is expected to be able to return to basketball activity in about eight weeks. Aldridge, a four-time All-Star, averaged 23.4 points and 10.2 rebounds during the regular season, playing with the injured thumb for part of that time. He averaged...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Portland Trail Blazers – LaMarcus Aldridge And The $115 Million Dollar Question

During his nine seasons in Portland, LaMarcus Aldridge has been associated with the number twelve. If things go as expected, he’s going to be considering another number – 115. $115 million dollars, that’s what it could cost the Trail Blazers to keep their captain and longest-tenured player around for five more seasons. He’s an elite player and the Blazers have cap room, so...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Could Make Legitimate Push For Trail Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge

The Boston Celtics certainly will be active on the free agent market this offseason, but what are the chances they can actually land a high-profile player? If you’re to believe CSNNE’s A. Sherrod Blakely, then the chances are pretty good. In the latest episode of “Celtics Talk TV,” Blakely, along with the network’s Kyle Draper and Jimmy Toscano...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Could LaMarcus Aldridge become a Laker?

LaMarcus Aldridge With the Portland Trail Blazers now in the same position as the Los Angeles Lakers, out of the playoffs, their focus turns to the offseason and retaining one of their key players who is headed towards free agency, LaMarcus Aldridge. Aldridge has said in the past that he intends to stay in Portland and was simply waiting to resign when it made more sense financially...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Will LaMarcus Aldridge leave the Portland Trailblazers?

Last night, the Portland Trailblazers fell in game three to the Memphis Grizzlies.  The loss marked their third straight resulting in Portland going down 3-0 to Memphis.  On the brink of LaMarcus Aldridge with teammate Damian Lillard elimination yet again, could Portland’s star forward be considering his options in the free agency? After all, if the Grizzlies do knock...
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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