In the Nowitzki age, power forwards have moved further and further from the basket to get their points. But there exists a stretch four spectrum. They aren't all Ryan Andersons. Dirk Nowitzki is but one of the greatest players of his generation: Tim Duncan, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett are generally considered superior. Show More Summary
Over the last few years, as the analytics movement has swept across the NBA, the mid-range jump shot has fallen out of vogue. As teams, executives, coaches and players have become smarter about things like efficiency and expected value,...Show More Summary
It was a tantalizing matchup of two of the NBA's best teams Monday night when Paul George and the red-hot Indiana Pacers traveled to Oregon to take on LaMarcus Aldridge and the surprising Trail Blazers. Despite George's heroic 43-point...Show More Summary
The Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 18, through Sunday, Nov. 24.
It looks like there's some bad blood brewing between a pair of Western Conference up-and-comers. In the third quarter of Saturday night's game between the Portland Trail Blazers and Golden State Warriors, a fight broke out after Andrew Bogut and Joel Freeland got tangled up under the rim. Show More Summary
Nothing about this season has been conventional for the Portland Trail Blazers. While Damian Lillard, LaMarcus Aldridge, Nicolas Batum, Wesley Matthews and the rest of Rip City were supposed to be fairly competitive in the tough Western Conference, they weren't supposed to be this good. Show More Summary
The long road to recovery didn't get any easier for Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls Friday night as they travelled to Portland to take on LaMarcus Aldridge and the streaking Trail Blazers. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
LaMarcus Aldridge and the red-hot Portland Trail Blazers traveled to Brooklyn Monday night to battle Joe Johnson and the injury-plagued Nets. The Blazers took care of business, extending their winning streak to seven games by topping the Nets by a score of 108-98. Show More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge and the red-hot Portland Trail Blazers traveled to Brooklyn Monday night and battled Joe Johnson and the injury-plagued Nets. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
It's clear that the Portland Trail Blazers' offense runs through point guard Damian Lillard and forward LaMarcus Aldridge. Both are off to great starts this season, however, neither has been Portland's best player thus far. That distinction...Show More Summary
Electrifying forward Josh Smith led the Detroit Pistons against the dynamic duo of Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge Monday night in Portland. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Portland Trail Blazers of a year ago were not a whole lot of fun to watch. Sure, they had the top rookie in Damian Lillard and a premier power forward in LaMarcus Aldridge, but their defense was putrid and their bench was even worse. The...Show More Summary
Nestled in the corner of the country in Portland, Oregon, LaMarcus Aldridge is approaching the prime of his career, but it will take a team effort to help him shine this year. This 28-year-old power forward has carried the Portland Trail Blazers for seven seasons. Show More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge and the Portland Trail Blazers open their 2013-14 campaign on Wednesday night, paying a visit to the Phoenix Suns. The Blazers look to kick off the new year on a high note after a disappointing 33-49 record and missing...Show More Summary
Let's quickly summarize the scuttlebutt in Portland this offseason. LaMarcus Aldridge said he was extremely frustrated during last season but that he never demanded a trade. Aldridge came back to say things were blown out of proportion...Show More Summary
The Trail Blazers were back at practice Tuesday after making their preseason debut Monday in an 89-81 loss to the Clippers. That meant a little more court time for two of their key players, LaMarcus Aldridge and Mo Williams. The veterans, who both sat out Monday’s game nursing injuries, went through Tuesday’s workout. Neither was sure [...]
Portland's star is knocking on the 20-10 club's door.
All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge has a hip flexor strain and is day-to-day.
One of the NBA's best-kept secrets, are the Portland Trail Blazers ready for the big time this season? Last year's starting lineup was truly stellar. Damian Lillard, Wes Matthews, Nic Batum, LaMarcus Aldridge and newcomer Robin Lopez all are safe bets to be a top act again as well. Show More Summary