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Power Ranking Portland Trail Blazers 2014-15 roster by position

How do they rank? Point guard. Shooting guard. Small forward. Power forward. Center. The Portland Trail Blazers, like all 30 NBA teams, have them, but which position ranks the best on the roster entering the 2014-15 season? When ranking these positions, a few things come to mind. First is past production. What did the players at each spot do last season, and what has each player...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blazers Thomas Robinson Undergoes Thumb Surgery

Portland Trailblazers GM, Neil Olshey, announced today that forward Thomas Robinson had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb. Robinson injured the thumb in a summer league game on July 15th against Atlanta. The team expects Robinson to be ready for training camp in the Fall. [h/t NBA.com]
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers Injury Update: Thomas Robinson likely will need thumb surgery

The Portland Trail Blazers are coming off a season in which they lost in the Western Conference Semifinals to the San Antonio Spurs. After a fine season, the Trail Blazers look for several young players to improve in the Summer League to make an impact in the 2014-2015 season. One such player is power forward Thomas Robinson, who averaged 12.5 minutes in 70 games last season. Although...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Robinson to seek second opinion, but surgery likely

Thomas Robinson of the Portland Trail Blazers will seek a second opinion on his right thumb, which has a ligament tear. Surgery is the likely scenario, we’re told, though a final decision has yet to be made. If a surgical procedure is the path, he is expected to undergo surgery sometime next week, we’re told. It would be a simple procedure and a timetable of approximately six...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Sources: Robinson will miss remainder of Summer League with thumb injury

Portland Trail Blazers forward Thomas Robinson will miss the remainder of Summer League to repair an injured right thumb, a league source informed CSNNW.com. Robinson, 22, will exit Las Vegas in the morning, we’re told. He injured his thumb towards the end of the third quarter of Monday’s 91-76 rout of the Atlanta Hawks when he tried to break his fall.
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers find snake in locker room

The Portland Trail Blazers’ players needed to be rescued by the teams trainers before Game 2 of Thursday night’s 114-97 loss in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals against the San Antonio Spurs. Thomas Robinson spotted a snake in his locker when he placed his shoes in the cubby and leaped “about five feet high and 20 feet back.” “I just put my shoes down and...
Via Sports-Glory
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Portland greeting by unwanted guest in San Antonio vistor locker room

The Trail Blazers had enough on their plates in facing the the Spurs in San Antonio for Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals on Thursday, but before tip-off, Portland had to deal with a different type of obstacle in the locker room -- a snake. The unexpected guest was discovered by Thomas Robinson a couple hours before the game while he was changing at his locker. The 6'...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Blazers Player Finds Rattlesnake In Visitors Locker Room

Portland forward Thomas Robinson has a nice surprise waiting for him when he arrived in the visitors locker room for tonight’s game against the Spurs. “Man, me and Thomas at our lockers as usual,” explained Trail Blazers guard Will Barton. “We’re changing and he goes to put his shoes down and he’s like ‘What the …?’ You know what he said. He’s like ‘There...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rattlesnake found in Blazers’ locker room before Game 2

The Portland Trail Blazers had an unwelcome surprise upon entering the visitor’s locker room prior to Game 2 of their playoff series with the Spurs in San Antonio on Thursday. Yes, the Blazers say they seriously encountered a rattlesnake in the locker room. According to Blazers reporter Joe Freeman, Thomas Robinson was the first one […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Blazers Find Rattlesnake In Locker Room Before Game 2

While the Portland Trailblazers were reading for their game 2 match up against the Spurs, Forward Thomas Robinson discovered an uninvited guest in his locker chilling. A rattle snake. “Man, me and Thomas at our lockers as usual,” explained Trail Blazers guard Will Barton. “We’re changing and he goes to put his shoes down and he’s like ‘What the …?’ You know what...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Thomas Robinson fails dunk spectacularly

Portland and Houston kicked off their opening round series Sunday night in Houston. For Portland's Thomas Robinson it was a homecoming of sorts. He was with Houston for a short time last season playing in just 19 games. So if the opportunity to throw down a massive play--like a posterizing kind of dunk--you know he was going to take it.If only he had made it....It would have...
Via FatManWriting
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Portland’s Thomas Robinson says he’s not focused on revenge against Rockets

Although Portland Trail Blazers forward Thomas Robinson was never given much of a chance to shine during his brief stint with the Houston Rockets last season, he says he harbors no hard feelings towards his former team (and upcoming playoff opponent), telling reporters he’s more focused on helping the Blazers advance to the second round than he is on exacting some sort of revenge...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas Robinson in Portlandia skit

Thomas Robinson, currently on the Portland Trailblazers, recently filmed this scene for Portlandia, a TV show on IFC. The show is based in Portland, Oregon (thus: Portlandia). The episode will air on Thursday night and features the Portland Trailblazers dance team and some of the Trailblazers players, which of course includes Thomas Robinson. Here’s the scene that will air in the episode:
Via Rock Chalk Blog
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers regain their passing and three-point mojo in 116-103 win over Wizards

In the Trail Blazers’ locker room, Thomas Robinson stood next to a reporter and yelled to teammate Dorell Wright: “Dorell, which one of us is taller?” Will Barton and Robinson sang a little and Damian Lillard did, too, as the Trail Blazers, as loose after a game as they’ve been in a while, celebrated their much-needed 116-103 victory over the Washington Wizards on Thursday...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Portland Trail Blazers player spotlight – Week 17

Coming Out Party Name: Thomas Robinson Position: PF Last Week’s Stats: 8.7 PPG, 10 RPG, 22.3 MPG With LaMarcus Aldridge, Meyers Leonard and Joel Freeland all out with injuries, Thomas Robinson has stepped up at the right time for the Portland Trail Blazers. Robinson had the play of the season vs. Minnesota. (Jamie Francis/ Oregonian) Damian Lillard was easily the team...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers' Thomas Robinson is game time decision against the Nets

The Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday by the score of 100-95. The win was the Blazers' fourth in a row to improve their record to 39-18, second in the Northwest Division. Forward Thomas Robinson strained his patella tendon during the second quarter of the game and is a game time decision tonight against the Nets.Another Believer via Wikimedia...
Via NBA Injury News
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas Robinson suffers left patella tendon strain vs. Nuggets

Thomas Robinson suffered a knee injury in the first half of Tuesday’s game between the Portland Trail Blazers and Denver Nuggets. The team is listing it as a left patella strain and says he is day-to-day. Robinson, 22, sustained the injury when he went up for a dunk attempt. Something occurred on his way down. He was only able to play three second half minutes due to severity...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Great Googly Moogly...Blazers' Thomas Robinson with the block of the year

On a lazy sports Sunday, the Minnesota Timberwolves visited the Portland Trail Blazers and got trounced 108-97. In the middle of the fourth quarter Thomas Robinson put an exclamation point on the win.Robinson timed his block perfectly and sailed in to swat away the dunk attempt by Corey Brewer. This led to a transition alley-oop for Will Barton. The dunk could have been better.....
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Thomas Robinson Block Of the Year On Corey Brewer

The Portland Trail Blazers’ Thomas Robinson swats Corey Brewer in transition with authority, erupting the entire arena. Robinson was focused on punishing the basketball, and that’s exactly what he did. Outstanding defensive play followed by a Trail Blazers alley-oop for the deuce. The post Video: Thomas Robinson Block Of the Year On Corey Brewer appeared first on Basketball Bicker.
Via Basketball Bicker
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas Robinson with the most violent dunk you might ever see...

Portland Trail Blazers Highlight: Thomas Robinson with the most violent dunk you might ever see**Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers beat Minnesota Timberwolves thanks to a beastly, career-night from Thomas Robinson

There were comebacks. There were technicals. There were dazzling individual efforts. And there were enough jaw-dropping highlights to fill an entire “SportsCenter” segment. But more than anything, as the Trail Blazers dispatched the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-97 Sunday night before 19,458 at the Moda Center, there was one incredible and indelible performance by Thomas Robinson...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas Robinson destroys Corey Brewer's dunk attempt (VIDEO)

During the Portland Trail Blazers' comeback victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves — where they erased an 18-point deficit — Thomas Robinson made the most of his minutes off the bench. First and foremost, he helped keep All-Star Kevin Love in check, but his biggest highlight of the game came in the fourth quarter when the Blazers were pulling away.Corey Brewer came...
Via The Other Paper
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Thomas Robinson stuffs Corey Brewer's dunk attempt

Portland Trail Blazers forward Thomas Robinson had a monster block on Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer's slam dunk attempt during the fourth quarter of Sunday night's game at the Moda Center.Robinson's chasedown block on the Jazz fast break brought the home crowd and the Blazers bench to their feet. It also led to a successful Blazers fast break, finished off by a Will...
Via Holdout Sports
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas Robinson Gets Monster Block On Corey Brewer (Video)

Thomas Robinson soars in for the monster block on Corey Brewer’s fast break dunk attempt Sunday night which leads to an alley-oop for Will Barton on the other end. Trail Blazers got the win over the Timberwolves 108-97. The post Thomas Robinson Gets Monster Block On Corey Brewer (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Thomas Robinson With the Monster Jam

The Portland Trail Blazers (6-2) took down the Phoenix Suns (5-3) on Wednesday night at the Moda Center. Thomas Robinson had a coming-out party. The second-year big man finished with a team-high 15 points and 8 rebounds in just 16 minutes of play. T-Rob went for 9 points in the final period, leading the team ...The post VIDEO: Thomas Robinson With the Monster Jam appeared first on The League News.
Via The League News
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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