Jul 29, 2015, 8:31 AM EDT
Cleveland’s Tristan Thompson and J.R. Smith head the list.
Jul 20, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT
Tristan Thompson, Matthew Dellavedova, and J.R. Smith all likely end up with the Cavaliers.
Jul 6, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT
The best guy widely available? David West.
Apr 20, 2015, 11:57 AM EDT
And he’s not the only Portland player worried about Aldridge leaving
Apr 17, 2015, 12:28 PM EDT
Portland’s health and Memphis’ size are a bad match.
Apr 15, 2015, 10:06 PM EDT
Will that change by the weekend?
Apr 14, 2015, 12:05 AM EDT
The last thing they need right now is more injuries.
Apr 2, 2015, 9:44 AM EDT
First Wesley Matthews, now this
Mar 6, 2015, 10:34 AM EDT
Portland can overcome loss of shooting guard, but it won’t be easy
Nov 18, 2014, 5:27 PM EDT
He was playing 13 minutes and averaging 5 points a game.
Aug 6, 2014, 11:44 PM EDT
Indiana could get $5,305,000-$5,405,000 to spend on another player, but there’s a catch (or three)
Jun 30, 2014, 11:43 PM EDT
Take Portland, willing to offer a sign-and-trade, most seriously
May 6, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT
Spurs in 7
Apr 24, 2014, 1:40 AM EDT
Trail Blazers take 2-0 series lead with second win in Houston
Apr 10, 2014, 8:45 AM EDT
Saves Trail Blazers from embarrassment
Mar 13, 2014, 1:31 PM EDT
Portland has lost four in a row and is 7-9 in their last 16 games. In a tight Western Conference, that is trouble — gone is home court advantage in the first round as the hot Clippers and Rockets shot past them. Portland is now the five seed with Golden State just 1.5 games back.…
Mar 13, 2014, 9:44 AM EDT
No word on when Aldridge will return.
Feb 1, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT
The Brooklyn Nets grabbed 17 rebounds in a loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday. 17! That set a new NBA record for fewest rebounds in a game, breaking the 18 the Detroit Pistons had against the Charlotte Hornets on November 28, 2001. Again, 17! This season, a single player has grabbed at least…
Nov 18, 2013, 10:15 AM EDT
I was the only member of this site’s staff to predict the Trail Blazers would make the playoffs. Now, Portland is 8-2, the NBA’s third-best record behind only the Spurs and Pacers. Time to gloat? Not quite. The Trail Blazers started 20-15 last season, heavily relying on their starting lineup. At that point of the…
Oct 10, 2013, 8:45 AM EDT
Last Season: The Blazers spent the first half of the season threatening for a playoff spot, but one of the worst benches in NBA history ultimately sunk the team’s chances. Damian Lillard‘s scoring prowess made him the fourth unanimous Rookie of the Year winner in NBA history, and it simulatenously provided hope that Portland’s current core…
Oct 9, 2013, 8:00 AM EDT
The basketball gods continue to torment Portland, for reasons unknown. Reports surfaced Tuesday afternoon that Portland’s Nicolas Batum had left practice after a hard fall — he had gone up for a dunk that was contested by Will Barton and ended up hitting the deck. However, it can be hard to read too much into…
Sep 20, 2013, 10:02 AM EDT
Last season: The 76ers went 34-48, the 11th time in the last 12 seasons they won between 33 and 48 games. They made the playoffs most seasons during that span, but they only one two postseason series. With the emergence of the NBA’s second-youngest All-Star last year, Jrue Holiday, Philadelphia seemed like it had a…
Aug 31, 2013, 6:20 PM EDT
LaMarcus Alrdridge earned a second consecutive All-Star appearance last year, but it essentially went to waste as his Portland Trail Blazers finished 33-49 in spite of their big man’s best efforts. That led to multiple reports saying Aldridge was looking to be moved this summer, but the player himself denied everything once the original report…
Aug 26, 2013, 5:52 PM EDT
Dorell Wright was one of six guys taken straight out of high school back in 2004 — Dwight Howard was the biggest name but Josh Smith and J.R. Smith were as well. (The reason there is a one-and-done rule now is how other picks that year like Robert Swift and Sebastian Telfair made owners want…
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