Damian Lillard shines in Blazers win vs Nets The Portland Trail Blazers are 7-3, including a 6-1 record at home. Here’s the Oregonian reporting the latest: With LaMarcus Aldridge home sick and Nicolas Batum on the bench in a suit there were some holes to fill for the Trail Blazers heading into Saturday’s meeting with Brooklyn Nets. Damian Lillard provided [...]
Stuffing a LaMarcus Aldridge fadeaway is not an act within the realm of physical possibility. Not our realm, at least. For Anthony Davis, however, it’s an opening course of sorts. The New Orleans Pelicans center left his fingerprints...Show More Summary
At 2-2 to start the season and fresh off a victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Portland Trail Blazers hope to build on a successful 2013-2014 campaign. The Blazers have an opportunity to jump ahead in their division early and grab...Show More Summary
Portland Trail Blazers All-Stars LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard and assistant coach Jay Triano took part in a trick shot competition once practice concluded Sunday. Lillard walked away with the win […] The post Damian Lillard Beats LaMarcus Aldridge in Trick Shot Competition (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Portland Trail Blazers are entering this season with high hopes after breaking through in the NBA playoffs last year. Can Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge guide the young Blazers deep into the postseason? Ric Bucher joins Adam Lefkoe to give his take on the upcoming year in Rip City in the video above. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
After a season that saw the franchise capture its first playoff-series victory in 13 years, the Portland Trail Blazers took on the Utah Jazz in their first preseason contest. Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge looked to continue last...Show More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge may be saying all the right things about his future with the Portland Trail Blazers, but that doesn't guarantee much for a franchise still attempting to find its footing in a perpetually crowded Western Conference. Put...Show More Summary
Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge averaged 23.2 points and 11.1 rebounds per game last season. Enjoy this video showcasing some of his highlights:
There's a lot of focus on the efforts of single players in the NBA. So much so that we can sometimes forget how dynamic these athletes can be when working alongside each other. It leads to much discussion, both in fact and in fantasy,...Show More Summary
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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.
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
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
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
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