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The Portland Trail Blazers Are Bound For A Championship

By posting a 7-3 record up to date, the Portland Trail Blazers are one of the better teams in the NBA. Not only is the starting five is productive, but the bench is getting some time now and they are rising above the occasion. Here is the reason why Portland will go deep in the playoffs if they keep it up. In the last game against Brooklyn, Portland was without Nicholas Batum and...
Via Oregon Sports News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Meyers Leonard Shifts Philosophy From 'Brute' Center To Stretch Forward

Meyer Leonard was unsure of himself in his first two NBA seasons, when he was asked to be a traditional back-to-the-basket center. This season, Leonard has shown development in his shooting and has a more defined role as a shooting big man who can stretch the defense. "There are a lot of things I feel like that have gone against me,'' Leonard said. "And people are like, 'What the...
Via RealGM
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Meyers Leonard hits amazing off-the-wall trick shot

Trick shots are always awesome. During Portland Trail Blazers practice, some of the players were trying to hit a shot by bouncing it off the side wall of the gym into the basket. Check out Meyers Leonard hitting that shot: After Leonard hit the shot, he did a cartwheel to celebrate it. The cartwheel might have been as good as the trick shot itself. You go, Meyers. Do your thing...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

How Meyers Leonard can turn around career for Portland Trail Blazers

Bust. Over-hyped. Underachiever. These are words that Portland Trail Blazers center Meyers Leonard has already heard following his second season in the NBA, but they’re words that he’s ignoring in his quest to become an integral part of a contending rotation. According to The Oregonian‘s Joe Freeman, the big man knows he has to work on his game, but he believes he can...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers: A look ahead at Meyers Leonard’s sophomore season

What to expect With the 2013-14 NBA season quickly approaching, Damian Lillard has garnered most of the attention for the Portland Trail Blazers. The attention is well-deserved, as his rookie campaign was beyond noteworthy, but there’s one player who has slipped under the radar entering his second season. Meyers Leonard is coming off of a rookie year that saw both ups and downs...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
August 14, 2013  |  1 Comment

Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard Still Out With Sprained Ankle

Meyers Leonard has been out since December 29th, and he's not ready to come back.  The rookie center for the Portland Trail Blazers rolled his ankle in a game against the Philadelphia 76ers and has not been able to return since.  Now, it appears he will be out an another couple weeks.According to Chris Haynes of CSN Northwest, Leonard has made progress in recovering from his...
Via NBA Injury News
January 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Don’t Trade Meyers Leonard

After 6 games, the Portland Trail Blazers, 2-4, are off to a predictable start for this season of low expectations.  What is also unsurprising is the ever present hum of the NBA rumor mill, or in this day in age, the tweets coming from Twitter.  Thursday evening scout and featured writer for Crossover Chronicles, Wendell Maxey,  @w_maxey, tweeted out Leonard is a young rookie...
Via Oregon Sports News
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland rookie Meyers Leonard throws down dunk on Wilson Chandler

Look for the dunk of the night from last night's NBA preseason action?Check out this alley-oop dunk thrown down by Portland Trail Blazers rookie Meyers Leonard against the Denver Nuggets:
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
October 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Blazers’ Meyers Leonard’s reunion with his Marine brother is the most touching video you’ll see today

Doggiess. Daddies. Mommies. Sisters. And...Brothers. Here's Portland Trail Blazers rookie Meyers Leonard’s reunion with his US Marine brother, Bailey. **Follow us on Twitter. Subscribe, or... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Via Bob's Blitz
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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