Damian Lillard —excuse me, "Dame DOLLA "—took his rap forays to the next level Wednesday night with a live performance at the Holocene nightclub in Portland. The Portland Trail Blazers guard has been making music steadily this summer,...Show More Summary
Damian Lillard has had a pretty eventful summer. The Trail Blazers’ star point guard graduated from college, signed a five-year $120 million contract extension, dropped a bunch of rap tracks, and unveiled a new line of special edition Adidas sneakers featuring some of his lyrics. Now he’s made his live rap debut. Damian Lillard raps […]
The Phoenix Suns announced that Steve Nash will become the 14th man to enter their Ring of Honor. That will take place at halftime of this season’s home game with the Portland Trail Blazers on October 30th. The Canadian raised PointShow More Summary
Round 7 of the 2015 Kenda/SRT AMA National Hare and Hound series was hosted by Silver State Trail Blazers MC in Panaca, Nevada. Check out video highlights here. Video by Beau Cottington.
This summer, basketball teams around the world are trying to lock down spots in the 2016 Olympics. Here’s the Oregonian reporting on a new member of the Portland Trail Blazers: Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu helped Nigeria get one step close to qualifying for the 2016 Olympics on Wednesday. Aminu led his home country to an 88-63 [...]
The former Blazers point guard believes his team received a bad rep from Portland fans. The Portland Trail Blazers became known as the "Jail Blazers" during the early 2000s thanks to a series of incidents involving multiple players, which resulted in lagging attendance and a slow decline from a championship contender to an also-ran. Show More Summary
Power forward LaMarcus Aldridge has taken his talents to San Antonio, but feel free to enjoy some of these memories of his time on the Portland Trail Blazers:
The Portland Trail Blazers’ offseason did not go as planned, and General Manager Neil Olshey knows it. Last summer, it was expected that they would retain LaMarcus Aldridge, re-sign Wesley Matthews, extend Damian Lillard and probably keep Robin Lopez, and then run it back with the same core for a few years until their title […]
The Trail Blazers have started their rebuilding effort after losing LaMarcus Aldridge, but they aren't stripping their cupboard fully bare. The Trail Blazers were facing some tough questions coming into this offseason. With LaMarcusShow More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers have been in the Western Conference mix for the past few seasons, but as the 2015-16 campaign draws closer, there is less optimism than usual with regard to Rip City's chances of contending. Despite the obvious...Show More Summary
Everybody knows that Kevin Garnett is one of the most intense players in the NBA and a huge trash-talker. Many of the wild stories about Garnett are likely NSFW, so they rarely get shared. However, Portland Trail Blazers big man Mason Plumlee went on ESPN's Highly Questionable on Wednesday and discussed some of his crazier moments with Garnett. Show More Summary
With virtually no money left to improve their team, the Cleveland Cavaliers have once again turned to the trade market. The Cavs recently sent seldom-used center Brendan Haywood and guard Mike Miller to the Portland Trail Blazers, along...Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers have waived center Brendan Haywood, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey. Portland acquired Haywood, guard Mike Miller and two future second round draft picks from the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 27 in exchange for cash considerations. According to the Oregonian, “the Blazers acquired Haywood on Monday, along with [...]
As expected, Brendan Haywood's time with the Portland Trail Blazers was brief. The team announced it waived the 35-year-old big man Thursday. The Blazers acquired Haywood, Mike Miller and two future second-round picks from the Cleveland Cavaliers last week. Show More Summary
(July 30, 2015) -- The Portland Trail Blazers have waived center Brendan Haywood, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey.
Coming off a season-ending Achilles injury, the Portland Trail Blazers elected to let free agent guard Wesley Matthews bolt this summer. Matthews spent the last five seasons in Rip City, The post Wesley Matthews ‘Felt Disrespected’ Portland Didn’t Offer a Contract appeared first on SLAMonline.
After the Portland Trail Blazers signed Damian Lillard to a five-year extension worth more than $125 million, per Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports, the team cemented his place as its point guard of the future. The same could be said of the frontcourt with young talents Noah Vonleh and Meyers Leonard on board at power forward and center, respectively. Show More Summary
Mike Miller was traded to the Portland Trail Blazers, along with Brendan Haywood and future draft picks in exchange for trade (...)
The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to the Portland Trail Blazers to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money.
In a minor deal Sunday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers sent veterans Mike Miller and Brendan Haywood to the Portland Trail Blazers, in exchange for future second-round draft picks. As part The post Cavs Trade Mike Miller and Brendan Haywood to Portland appeared first on SLAMonline.