Report: Lillard Would Be Team USA’s First Injury Replacement
dimemag.com Updated Aug 28 (4 days ago)
Damian Lillard was always a long-shot to make Team USA. The Americans are stacked at point guard, and this USA Basketball cycle was no different despite the absence of 2012 Olympic team members Chris Paul and Russell Westbrook – Derrick Rose, Steph Curr…Upvote Share Tweet
Damian Lillard Is Cover Athlete For NBA Live 15dimemag.com Aug 25 (7 days ago)As far as consolation prizes go, Damian Lillard’s isn’t too shabby. After being left off of Team USA’s 12-man World Cup roster this weekend, the Portland Trail Blazers superstar has rebounded by gracing the cover of NBA Live 15. The latest in a long lin…Upvote Share Tweet
We Got Next: Portland Trail Blazers Submit Bid to Host Future All-Star Gamedimemag.com Aug 18The Portland Trail Blazers have never hosted All-Star Weekend. In fact, they’re one of only a handful of current NBA cities yet to host the annual event. That’s a shame because, as any frothy-mouthed local will tell you, Rip City offers so many unique e…Upvote Share Tweet
Dorell Wright’s Extremely Class Wedding Photodimemag.com Aug 9Portland Trail Blazers wing Dorell Wright is getting married today. Before taking the plunge, however, Wright posted a very amusing photo of he and his fiancee wearing baroque nuptial garb on Instagram. 2mw is a huge day. Marrying my bestfriend!! #wrigh…Upvote Share Tweet
Damian Lillard Works At Movie Theater In Adidas “Boost Or Bust” Commercialdimemag.com Aug 5Damian Lillard’s star continues to rise. The Portland Trail Blazers All-Star and Team USA candidate shines in an amusing new ad from adidas featuring the Crazylight Boost. We’re not so sure that Lillard would be making popcorn and drinking from water bo…Upvote Share Tweet
Damian Lillard Heaves 80-Foot Buzzer-Beater In Team USA Showcasedimemag.com Aug 1The highlights keep on coming in the USA Basketball Showcase in Las Vegas on Friday night. Between Derrick Rose’s emphatic return to the hardwood and Kevin Durant’s poster dunk on Anthony Davis, the first half was setup to end on a high note. After rece…Upvote Share Tweet
Paul George: “I’m A Big Fan Of Damian [Lillard]“dimemag.com Jul 30Detractors of the NBA point to a lack of rivalries and friendly relationships between opposing players as reason why today’s game pales in comparison to that of the past’s. The latter point is especially justifiable; the question is whether or not that …Upvote Share Tweet
adidas Unveils Crazylight Boost (Pics)dimemag.com Jul 28LAS VEGAS — As part of the adidas Boost innovation unveiling yesterday, which included the newest addition to the Derrick Rose line, the adidas D Rose 5 Boost, Blazers all-star Damian Lillard stopped by to introduce the boost addition to the Crazylight …Upvote Share TweetDale Schlueter, a member of the Portland Trail Blazers for their inaugural 1970-71 season, died Thursday after battling cancer. He was 68.Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers' Robinson has thumb ligament surgeryESPN.com Jul 22Portland Trail Blazers forward Thomas Robinson has undergone surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jul 22Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons says coach Doc Rivers has told him he'll quit if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.Upvote Share Tweet
Free-agent roundup: Suns pay P.J. $16.5 million, Blazers bring back Blake, Beno's staying in Bluff Cityyahoo.com Jul 11Hey, you heard anything new on LeBron, Bosh or 'Melo that actually seemed like a thing? Yeah, me neither. Well, while we're waiting for the big names to make their decisions, let's take a quick trip through the latest crop of smaller agreements to have …Upvote Share TweetFree-agent center Chris Kaman has signed a two-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers.Upvote Share TweetLaMarcus Aldridge would still like to re-sign with the Portland Trail Blazers. Just not yet. And, really, who could blame him? After averaging a career-high 23.2 points and 11.1 rebounds per game, earning his third-straight All-Star berth and second All…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 7Brandon Hubschman is the graphic designer behind this mashup of NFL team logos and NBA team logos from the same city. Some cities, obviously, don’t match up, but we enjoyed when he redesigned the Blazers with the Bengals. Thanks to BroBible for bringing…Upvote Share TweetFree agent center Chris Kaman has agreed to a two-year deal with the Portland Trail Blazers.Upvote Share TweetWith 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Lillard wins MVP for 2014 NBA Social Media Awardsnba.com Jun 24NBA Digital announced Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard as the "Social MVP" for the third annual NBA Social Media Awards, which celebrate NBA players and teams for their social engagement throughout the 2013-14 NBA regular season. Fo…Upvote Share Tweet
Rockets and Trail Blazers Get Feisty On Twitterdimemag.com Jun 22The NBA places a greater emphasis on social media than any professional sports league in the world. A few days back, the league released voting results – by fans, of course – for the 2014 Social Media Awards. Kyrie Irving and Blake Griffin are among the…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jun 9Neither cramps nor the Spurs could stop LeBron James in Game 2, as he led the Heat to a 98-96 win.Upvote Share Tweet
Should Rose Be On Team?Aug 28Regardless of the knee issues, is Derrick Rose the best choice for Team USA?
Leonard One-Handed SlamJul 15Portland center Meyers Leonard gets the ball on the fast break and jams it versus Atlanta.
Blazers Burn HawksJul 15C.J. McCollum scored a game-high 28 points in the Trail Blazers' 91-76 win over the Hawks.
Blazers Sign Steve BlakeJul 10Tom Haberstroh discusses the two-year deal that will send Steve Blake back to Portland.
Durant signs lucrative deal to stay with NikeAug 31With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company's offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.
Sources: Spurs, Clips join race to sign AllenAug 30The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest elite teams to join the race to sign Ray Allen, ESPN.com has learned.
San Antonio Spurs have interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo AyonAug 29The San Antonio Spurs have expressed interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo Ayon, ESPN.com has learned.
Team USA fields youngest squad since '92Aug 29USA Basketball will field its youngest team since 1992 when it takes the court for the FIBA World Cup this weekend.