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5 Squads Who Could Cause Major Problems for Team USA at FIBA Tournament

After starring for the United States in the 2012 London Summer Olympics, LeBron James, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony all declined to participate in the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Big men Kevin Love and LaMarcus Aldridge joined them. Blake...Show More Summary

Can the Portland Trail Blazers Build a Title Team Around LaMarcus Aldridge?

It’ll be weeks, even months, before the dust from the 2014 free-agent frenzy finally settles. Not that we’ll rest before rustling up the source of next summer’s storms, of course. The Portland Trail Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge highlights...Show More Summary

5 Players Facing Toughest Uphill Climb to Crack Team USA FIBA Roster

Even without Kevin Love, LaMarcus Aldridge, Blake Griffin, Kawhi Leonard, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and so many other prominent American NBA stars trying out for Team USA, the competition is still ridiculously difficult. There...Show More Summary

Monty Williams: Anthony Davis Can Run the Floor Better Than LaMarcus Aldridge

New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams is ecstatic that he gets to send supremely talented young star Anthony Davis out with his starting five every night, expressing his belief that the big man can be the best at his position...Show More Summary

GM Neil Olshey on How the Blazers Will Reach a New Level Next Postseason

The exciting young Portland Trail Blazers played their way into the second round of last years playoffs, behind the stellar play of LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard, and will be looking to carry that success into next season. How...Show More Summary

LaMarcus Aldridge Wants to Sign a Max Deal in Portland Next Summer

Given the choice between a three-year, $65 million extension this summer, and another for five years and $108 million in 2015, Portland Trail Blazers All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge made the […] The post LaMarcus Aldridge Wants to Sign a Max Deal in Portland Next Summer appeared first on SLAMonline.

Report: Blazers offer Aldridge max extension

With no picks in this year's NBA draft, the Portland Trail Blazers still made news in offering All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge a maximum contract extension.

LaMarcus Aldridge Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers' goal last summer was to appease LaMarcus Aldridge enough to where he'd rescind his trade request. After an excellent regular season and playoff appearance that few saw coming, Portland's goal for this summer...Show More Summary

How Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge Have Elevated Trail Blazers Ceiling

PORTLAND, Ore.— Talent acquisition hasn't always been easy for the Portland Trail Blazers. Suffice it to say, free-agent superstars aren't taking their talents to Rip City, which is why the draft has been the best avenue to finding players...Show More Summary

Could LaMarcus Aldridge Be Lured Away from Portland Trail Blazers in 2015?

Two years from now, you're watching a basketball game and see an athletic big man put his back to the basket along the left baseline. He takes a few dribbles, then shoots a fadeaway jumper with such a high release that no one in theShow More Summary

Portland Trail Blazers General Manager: LaMarcus Aldridge Is 'No. 1 Priority'

Entering the 2013-14 season, questions lingered regarding LaMarcus Aldridge's future with the Portland Trail Blazers. As rumors swirled around Aldridge's potential destinations, the Blazers held firm. And they should be glad they did. Considered...Show More Summary

How the Trail Blazers Can Build a Title Contender Around LaMarcus Aldridge

The Portland Trail Blazers were eliminated in five games by the deeper, more experienced San Antonio Spurs. With the emergence of Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge, there is a solid foundation in Rip City to build upon. With Aldridge...Show More Summary

Biggest Needs for Portland Trail Blazers During 2014 Offseason

After finishing 16 games below.500 in 2012-13, the Portland Trail Blazers blossomed during the 2013-14 season under the guidance of offensive dynamos LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard. The duo helped craft the Blazers into a top-five...Show More Summary

B/R NBA 200: Ranking the Top Power Forwards of 2013-14 Season

While power forward may not be as deep as some other positions—namely point guard and center—it's hard to argue with the depth of talent at the top. LaMarcus Aldridge, Blake Griffin, Kevin Love, Dirk Nowitzki, Zach Randolph and a few...Show More Summary

LaMarcus Aldridge and Trail Blazers Made Right Choice by Sticking Together

LaMarcus Aldridge's future with the Portland Trail Blazers was up in the air not too long ago, but that should no longer be the case. Over the course of an unexpectedly great season, the hesitations on both sides should have melted away. Things can change quickly in the NBA, and Aldridge is a perfect example. Show More Summary

Video: Damian Lillard hits series-winning shot at buzzer as Blazers eliminate Rockets

Friday in Portland, the Trail Blazers beat the Rockets 99-98, eliminating Houston in six games from the first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs. LaMarcus Aldridge had 30 points and 13 rebounds in the win. But the play of the day was Damian Lillard hitting a three-pointer at the buzzer to win it for the [...]

Trail Blazers vs. Rockets results, NBA playoffs 2014: Houston extends series with 108-98 win

Jeremy Lin erupts, LaMarcus Aldridge slumps and the Rockets are still alive The Houston Rockets are still alive in the playoffs after knocking off the Portland Trail Blazers in Houston, 108-98, thanks to a breakout game from Jeremy Lin...Show More Summary

Why Portland Trail Blazers Are Ready to End the Houston Rockets' Season

The Portland Trail Blazers have no built-in advantages over their first-round foes, the Houston Rockets. Both teams have an All-Star in the backcourt (Damian Lillard, James Harden) and another on the interior (LaMarcus Aldridge, Dwight Howard). Show More Summary

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge Historically Good Through 4 Playoff Games

Through the Portland Trail Blazers' first four playoff games, All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge has accounted for an outstanding 141 points and 46 rebounds. No player has topped both of those marks in the first four games of a playoff...Show More Summary

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