It was Blazers 103, Wizards 96 on Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd at the Moda Center.
It was another comeback win for Portland, this one fueled emotionally and physically by LaMarcus Aldridge, playing hurt, and playing on into the foreseeable, if tenuous, future.
The message from Aldridge, who wanted to play, and the Blazers, who, knowing full well their history with theirâ...
Talk about a moment in time the Blazersâ Nicolas Batum will want to forget.
Soooooo where do I begin? Batum air-balled twice in a row and then proceeded to gift wrap the ball to the Clippersâ Chris Paul with one easy turnover.
As Homer Simpson would say, âDâoh!â
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On the surface of things, the Portland Trail Blazers are doing alright. In some areas, theyâre doing great, actually. As one of the few teams in the top ten in both offensive and defensive rating, as well as a team that prides itself on taking away the three-point shot, the stats largely say that this is a team that could go far in the postseason.
The individual efforts from the...
Nicolas Batum of Portland Trail Blazers wears âJe Suis Charlieâ shirt
Thursday Nicolas Batum of the Portland Trail Blazers paid tribute to the victims who lost their lives in a shooting in Paris on Wednesday.
Slam online reports the NBA forward wore a shirt that read âJe Suis Charleâ in honor of the 12 victims killed at the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo.
In the wake of Wednesdayâs terrorist attack on satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, âJe suis Charlieâ (âI am Charlieâ) quickly became a global trend as people denounced the shootings that killed 12.
On Thursday, the movement crossed into the sports world as French-born Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum took the court in took the court in Portland wearing a âJe...
Nicolas Batum wore a "Je suisÂ Charlie" warmup shirt to honor his slain countrymen who worked for the Charlie Hebdo magazine.
During the late 80âs and early 90âs, the Portland Trail Blazers had the best starting 5 in the NBA (you heard me Chicago). They had an All-Star point guard in Terry Porter, perennial All-Star Clyde Drexler at shooting guard and two work horses in the front court with Buck Williams and Jerome Kersey. They also had an X-factor every game in Kevin Duckworth at center, an All-Star...
Larry Sanders committed a dirty play on Wednesday night when he pushed Nicolas Batum from behind as Batum was going up for a dunk, causing the Blazers forward to fall hard on his face. Sanders was charged with a flagrant one foul for the dirty act, and Batum was well enough to get up and...Read More
Nicolas Batum's dog playing basketball is the real life Air Bud. This dog has got some mad game.
For those of you who didnât already know, the âThat NBA Lottery Pickâ office is based in Portland, Oregon and with the Blazers now up, 3-1 in their playoff series, the city is pretty pumped to get to the second round of the playoffs for the first time in over ten years.
After last nightâs overtime victory, the Portland Police decided to post a classic Batman-related tweet...