Nov 3, 2014, 10:05 AM EST
Outcomes for all the players you forgot were even eligible for a contract extension or team option… yes, I’m talking about Derrick Williams
Oct 27, 2014, 5:00 PM EST
He’s going to have to show a much improved game to have a chance to get paid like a former No. 5 pick.
Aug 12, 2014, 9:43 PM EST
Remember Victor Oladipo on Damian Lillard?
Jul 18, 2014, 1:11 PM EST
He injured it in a Summer League game Tuesday.
Jul 16, 2014, 8:45 AM EST
Portland was putting on a little playground show Tuesday.
May 14, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
Nets, Trail Blazers go fishing with loss.
May 13, 2014, 2:25 AM EST
Damian Lillard also steps up for Portland
May 9, 2014, 12:56 AM EST
The Spurs are winning with their defense fueling easy transition buckets.
May 8, 2014, 8:49 PM EST
A live rattlesnake was found in the visitors’ locker room in advance of Game 2 in San Antonio against the Spurs.
May 6, 2014, 2:59 PM EST
Spurs in 7
Cole Aldrich, nearly four years after being drafted in lottery, gets double-double in first career start
Mar 12, 2014, 11:11 PM EST
BOSTON – As a swarm of media enclosed Cole Aldrich, the playful calls began from his teammates in the less-crowded areas of the New York Knicks locker room. “Cole Stoudemire!” “Cole Chandler!” Aldrich could hardly contain his smile as he discussed his first career start with larger-than-usual-for-him audience. Without the Knicks’ highly paid big men,…
Feb 26, 2014, 10:57 AM EST
Thomas Robinson has been getting extra run with the rash of Blazers injuries up front — including All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge — but now he is joining their ranks. Robinson suffered a left patella strain during the first half of Portland’s win in Denver Tuesday night, reports Chris Haynes at CSNNW.com. He is listed as is…
Feb 24, 2014, 2:49 PM EST
We have a new team at the top and the bottom of PBT’s weekly NBA Power Rankings. Miami’s defense is back and propelled them to a couple wins that have them back on top of the chart. It has taken some sustained losing — a real effort — on the part of a Sixers team…
Feb 24, 2014, 9:31 AM EST
This, my friends, is a highlight. Corey Brewer of the Timberwolves had no idea his breakaway dunk attempt was about to be contested — as you see the play unfold, it seems like Thomas Robinson would simply run by as Brewer elevates, like so many defenders do in similar situations. Brewer rises as if the…
Feb 18, 2014, 10:39 PM EST
For the first time this season a Portland Trail Blazer starter is going to miss a game due to injury (one of the real secrets of their success this season). All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge will be out at least a week with a left groin strain, the team announced. After a week he will be re-evaluated,…
Feb 12, 2014, 8:46 AM EST
When it happened it looked like something worse. Portland reserve big man Joel Freeland was battling for rebounding position in the first quarter Tuesday night when it looks like Nicolas Batum is pushed back and his foot hits Freeland’s right knee, which buckled and gave way. You can see a gif of the injury here…
Jan 3, 2014, 12:02 PM EST
Thomas Robinson wasn’t getting a lot of time on the court Thursday night — he played garbage time in the second half of the fourth quarter of the Trail Blazers’ blowout of the Bobcats, that was it — but he was still a part of the story after the game. It started with this tweet…
Nov 18, 2013, 10:15 AM EST
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 27, 2013, 3:30 PM EST
Thomas Robinson was selected with fifth overall pick in the 2012 draft by the Sacramento Kings, yet he’s playing for his third NBA team entering just his second NBA season. Why is that, you may ask? The latest report out of Portland may shed some light on his situation. From Wendy Owen of The Oregonian:…
Oct 22, 2013, 8:45 AM EST
Last season: The Rockets began the year with the somewhat surprising trade for James Harden — surprising because of the Thunder’s choice to deal him so soon instead of pursuing a title with him in place for one more season. It was the right call on Houston’s part, as Harden immediately turned into the offensive…
Oct 21, 2013, 8:00 AM EST
Thomas Robinson is going to get a chance in Portland as part of a revamped Trail Blazers bench. We’ll see what he does with that chance. What he did with it Sunday was throw down a big putback dunk, pretty much pushing teammate Robin Lopez out of the way to do it. Still, this was…
Oct 10, 2013, 8:45 AM EST
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 4, 2013, 11:15 AM EST
Thomas Robinson, when the season begins, will be playing for his third team in two years. He was drafted by the Kings, traded mid-season to the Rockets and traded again in the offseason to the Trail Blazers. The last top-five pick to play for so many teams in his first two years was drafted in…
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