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Phenomenal lineup set for three point contest

The All Star break is approaching, and it appears the real highlight will be the Footlocker three point shooting contest. According to Adrian Wojnarowski, five of the six players in this year's contest have been named. The sharp-shooting participants include Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Wes Matthews, Kyle Korver and J.J. Redick. Yup. Some stiff competition there.Note that four out...
Via Celtics Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

LaMarcus Aldridge postpones surgery on thumb, will play tonight

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Portland Trail Blazers center LaMarcus Aldridge has decided to postpone surgery on his thumb, and will play Saturday night against he Washington Wizards. BREAKING: LaMarcus Aldridge (ligament tear left thumb) puts surgery on hold; will play tonight versus Washington. — Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) January 24, 2015 Aldridge has a radial...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

LaMarcus Aldridge will undergo surgery to repair ligament tear, out 6-8 weeks

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Portland Trail Blazers center LaMarcus Aldridge has a radial collateral ligament tear in his left thumb and will undergo surgery. Aldridge is expected to miss the next 6 to 8 weeks. Aldridge was injured while trying to strip the ball from DeMarcus Cousins in the second quarter of Portland’s 98-94 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Jan...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Damian Lillard scores career-high in Blazers 3OT win over Spurs

Damian Lillard set a new career high with 43 points Friday night in the Portland Trail Blazers 129-119 triple over time victory over the San Antonio Spurs. Tim Duncan scored 32, becoming the first Spur all season to pass the 30-point mark.  San Antonio’s loss is their second straight defeat in triple overtime. LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 16 rebounds, and Wesley Matthews added...
Via Sports-Glory
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Where Do Damian Lillard And Wesley Matthews Rank Amongst The NBA’s Best Backcourt Tandems?

The Portland Trail Blazers have ground through a rough start to go 6-3 so far this season, and a great deal of the credit must go to Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews, the starting guards. But are they given enough credit for what they do on the court? Although the positional definitions of the NBA are changing with the advent of advanced stats, old-school commentators and analysts...
Via Oregon Sports News
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Portland Trail Blazers 2014 Player Spotlight – Wesley Matthews

As the 2014-15 NBA season opener inches closer, I’ll be breaking down each player on the Trail Blazers expected to contribute to the team’s success. Today, we feature the Iron Man, Wesley Matthews. (Stats provided by How Did He Do Last Year? Like several other Blazers, Matthews had a career year in a few key categories. Of particular interest is his three-point shooting...
Via Oregon Sports News
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

If You Had To Choose … Wesley Matthews Or Nicolas Batum

For the average person, Summer time is what you wait for all year, especially in the Pacific Northwest. The rain finally stops, and the sun comes out from its painfully long 9-month vacation, allowing for many opportunities to get outside and spend time with loved ones while soaking it in for these amazing months of paradise. That is a brief description of Summer for the AVERAGE...
Via Oregon Sports News
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Wes Matthews Watches Team USA With Ted

Looks like Wes Matthews is not only a huge Team USA soccer fan, but a big fan of Ted. [@wessywes2] The post Wes Matthews Watches Team USA With Ted appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Wesley Matthews watched USA-Portugal World Cup match with 'Ted' (Photo)

Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews watched Sunday's USA-Portugal World Cup soccer match with "Ted", the foul-mouthed teddy bear voiced by Seth McFarlane from the 2012 movie.Matthews seemed particularly pumped for the matchup as he had a USA jersey painted on his chest and dressed Ted in a red, white and blue U.S. soccer shirt. Both Matthews and Ted also had patriotic masks...
Via Holdout Sports
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Steph Curry Crosses Wes Matthews, Buries Three (Video)

Steph Curry crosses Wes Matthews, buries the three-pointer and celebrates towards the Blazers home crowd Sunday night during the fourth quarter: The post Steph Curry Crosses Wes Matthews, Buries Three (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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