The Portland Trail Blazers have started out the 2014-15 season in strong fashion and should look to close out the calendar year in a comparable manner. With an 11-3 record thus far, the Blazers have a relatively easy schedule ahead.Show More Summary
The longest winning streak in the NBA met the longest losing streak on Monday night when the Portland Trail Blazers took on the Philadelphia 76ers. The Blazers had won their past seven games, while the Sixers have yet to notch a victory this season. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
On back-to-back possessions Sunday, Steve Blake got by Evan Turner using the same right-to-left crossover move. The second time was especially dirty. Blake’s Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Boston Celtics […] The post Steve Blake Crosses Up Evan Turner Twice (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Owners of a league-high six-game winning streak, the Portland Trail Blazers headed east as they looked to make it seven straight against the Boston Celtics. The Celtics were looking to turn things around, having lost seven of their last 10 contests. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
When Ed Grezinsky stepped down as coach of the Murry Bergtraum girls basketball team in late October, it left Lady Blazers in limbo.
The game is already over, but the Boston Celtics' Evan Turner is still wondering where Portland Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake went on this play. In the final minute of the third quarter of Portland's 94-88 road win, Blake lost Turner with a nasty crossover and then drained a jumper to finish off the play. Show More Summary
Game: Portland Trail Blazers at Boston Celtics TV: CSNN Tipoff: 6 p.m. ET The Portland Trail Blazers (9-3, 1-2 away) will be taking on the Boston Celtics (4-7, 2-4 home) with the league's longest winning streak at stake. The Blazers have won six straight games and are hoping to build on a 105-87 win over the Chicago Bulls. Show More Summary
TUALATIN, Ore. -- Speaking before Sunday's practice at the Portland Trail Blazers' practice facility, Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Taj Gibson got sent home to Chicago to be examined by team doctors.
The red-hot Portland Trail Blazers looked to continue their recent run of success on Friday night when they took on the Chicago Bulls. The Blazers' explosive offense and lockdown defense had carried them to five straight wins, but they faced a tough test from a dangerous Bulls squad, which had lost two of its last three. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Taj Gibson suffered an ankle injury during the Chicago Bulls' Friday night loss to the Portland Trail Blazers. The Bulls provided the latest on the 29-year-old big man: Twitter user @cjzero provides a photo of how the injury occurred: Sam...Show More Summary
Chicago's Taj Gibson sustained a left ankle injury in the third quarter of Friday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers.
The Blazers led the Bulls, 61-43, at the half. Stay tuned to Bleacher Report for live updates and analysis throughout. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
PORTLAND, Ore. --- The Bulls have lost six straight here and will be shorthanded for Friday's game against the Trail Blazers.
During Terry Stotts ' first two seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers, there was a common theme that was recognized across the NBA. Rip City's bench simply couldn't hang. Because of the obvious struggles, the reserves were hidden on the bench in fear by the coaching staff. Show More Summary
For as exciting as the Portland Trail Blazers have become, their success masks a sad statistical underbelly: In each of the past two seasons, the Blazers have finished dead last in raw bench production (per HoopsStats.com). Now, with second-year sparkplug C.J. Show More Summary
One night after blowing a double-digit lead against the Portland Trail Blazers, the New Orleans Pelicans hoped to rebound as they took on the Sacramento Kings. After Sacramento's hot start, it has cooled slightly, entering play at 6-4. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum sustained a fracture to his right index finger during Portland’s 102-93 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night at the Moda Center, it was announced today by the team. The injury occurred at the 7:50 mark of the fourth quarter, when McCollum grabbed an offensive rebound and was [...]
Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum will miss at least the next four weeks after suffering a fracture to his right index finger in Monday night's 102-93 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans, the team announced Tuesday. McCollum, 23, is averaging 5.0 points and 1.1 assists per game this season, his second in Portland. Show More Summary
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