The bitterness of a hard-fought defeat was probably still stinging for Roy Hibbert when he reached the locker room after his Indiana Pacers had fallen to the Portland Trail Blazers on Dec. 2. Of course, he was also suffering from the...Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers had every excuse to shrink from the moment. Facing off against the league's best team and situated in the crosshairs of Paul George, the NBA's most rapidly ascending superstar, nobody would have been all that surprised if Portland had crumbled. 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 Lakers lose to the Trail Blazers, 114-108, after nearly erasing all of a 20-point deficit in fourth quarter. L.A. also comes back from an early 21-4 hole, but falls at Staples Center.
Lakers guard Jordan Farmar, who was injured in the first quarter of last night’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers, had an ultrasound test and was examined this morning by Dr. Luga Podesta. Farmar was diagnosed with a tear of his left hamstring. It is expected that he will be out approximately four weeks. Farmar is [...]
Two of the top teams in the NBA go head-to-head on Monday night when the Portland Trail Blazers (14-3) host the Indiana Pacers (16-1) at the Moda Center. Broadcast Information Date: December 2, 2013 Time: 10 p.m. ET Television: FSIHD...Show More Summary
Portland's hosting Indiana tonight, so watch that if you like basketball. There are five games on the slate on Monday night, with one head and shoulders above the rest: The 16-1 Indiana Pacers' matchup with the 14-3 Portland Trail Blazers. Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers' Frank Vogel and the Portland Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November.
The Indiana Pacers find themselves with the NBA's best record. Sitting at 16-1 and coming off a seven-game winning streak, they will face their most difficult task to date as they take on the West's top team in the Portland Trail Blazers. Because...Show More Summary
The Lakers won't have future Hall of Famers Kobe Bryant or Steve Nash back for tonight's game against the visiting Trail Blazers, but their returns might not be far off, coach Mike D'Antoni revealed before the game. Bryant, who underwent...Show More Summary
Neither the Portland Trail Blazers nor the Indiana Pacers can win an NBA title in December. But both are off to red-hot starts that have them sitting atop their respective conferences. So, as they prepare to face off in one of the most...Show More Summary
This article from Stephen Chance and the Guardian is, ultimately and quite obviously, trying to sell you his novel, and there's plenty of shoe horning that in. But I thought his chat about the effects of the Alum industry on the north east and the industrial revolution was interesting, and if nothing else there's a wonderfully evocative artwork from 1843.
The Portland Trail Blazers are slowly becoming one of the elite teams in the league. Behind point guard Damian Lillard, Portland is making its mark. The NBA's hottest team is not only tearing the league up, they're taking on an entirely...Show More Summary
The red-hot Portland Trail Blazers looked to continue their torrid win streak on Wednesday night, but they faced a stern test from a Suns team eager to get themselves back on track. Portland had won 11 straight games heading into Wednesday, but the Suns looked to pose a stern test, having won two of their past three. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
This isn’t fair. What else can we say? Injuries have taken their toll on the NBA early, and it hasn’t been pretty. If we’re not anxiously awaiting the returns of Kobe Bryant and Rajon Rondo, we’re watching Andre Iguodala go down. Marc Gasol go down. Derrick Rose go down. For the season. Again. Put simply, [...]
As Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose limped off the court on Friday against the Portland Trail Blazers, Adidas was feeling the pain too. The sports-apparel company has pledged $185 million to Rose over 13 years in an ambitious effort to attack Nike head-on in the $3.7 billion basketball-shoe market. Show More Summary
Paul Allen, the billionaire cofounder of Microsoft and owner of the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers, needed new digs a bit south of his home town of Seattle. So he just bought a massive 22,000-square-foot custom home in the...Show More Summary
In their 102-91 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday, the Portland Trail Blazers were seen using iPads on the bench to study in-game footage, which players say helped carry the team to its eleventh consecutive win.
We finally have the secret behind the Portland Trail Blazers' stunning success at the beginning of the 2013-14 season. Is it the change in defensive strategy, one that has the team ignore shots at the rim in favor of completely shutting...Show More Summary
The New York Knicks fell to 3-10 on Monday night following their 102-91 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers, and from the looks of it, their defense was a major contributing factor. Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard practically...Show More Summary