Damian Lillard didn’t look like a top-five point guard on Friday night – he simply looked like a top-five player. Watch the Portland Trail Blazers’ budding superstar lead his team to a 129-119 triple overtime win against the San Antonio Spurs with a car…Upvote Share Tweet
Spurs' Leonard tore ligament in right handESPN.com Dec 19 (yesterday)San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard has "something kind of torn" in his right hand, coach Gregg Popovich told reporters before Friday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders has been suspended one game without pay for pushing Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum in the back as he elevated toward the basket, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.Upvote Share Tweet
Struggling Nicolas Batum Says Overall Game, More Aggression “Is Coming”dimemag.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)It speaks volumes of the Portland Trail Blazers’ wealth of talent that they’ve started the season 20-6 despite uncharacteristic play from Nicolas Batum. The multifaceted 6-9 wing is shooting career-low marks from the field and three-point range, and usi…Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers overwhelm Bucks behind AldridgeESPN.com Dec 18 (4 days ago)LaMarcus Aldridge had 23 points and 15 rebounds, and the Blazers pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Bucks 104-97 on Wednesday night with both teams reeling from injuries to key players.Upvote Share Tweet
GIFs: Thomas Robinson Gets Chase-Down Block, And-1 Alley-Oop In One Minutedimemag.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)Thomas Robinson got the first start of his career tonight in place of the injured Robin Lopez. If the third-year big man keeps making plays like these, he might find himself a staple of Terry Stotts’ rotation even once Lopez returns. Watch the hyper-ath…Upvote Share Tweet
Damian Lillard Left Off Top Point Guard Lists; Tweets “It’s Always Been This Way”dimemag.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)Damian Lillard received only one collegiate scholarship offer. He played four years at Weber State. And he was cut from USA Basketball’s FIBA World Cup squad in August. The Portland Trail Blazers point guard knows what it’s like to be underappreciated, …Upvote Share TweetAn improved bench ensures that the Portland Trail Blazers aren’t doomed as a result of Robin Lopez’s impending absence. Not that their reaction to his injury would have you know it. After Lopez suffered a fractured right hand in the team’s win over the …Upvote Share Tweet
Lillard-led Blazers dump short-handed SpursESPN.com Dec 16 (6 days ago)Damian Lillard had 23 points and a career-high 10 rebounds, and the Trail Blazers downed the short-handed Spurs 108-95 on Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Duncan, Ginobili, Parker all out vs. BlazersESPN.com Dec 15 (6 days ago)The Spurs, going into the second game of a back-to-back, will play the Trail Blazers on Monday night without Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker and Tiago Splitter.Upvote Share TweetHello again, old friend. Showing off the explosiveness and aggression that made him to the 2011 MVP, Derrick Rose scored 31 points in the Chicago Bulls’ 115-106 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night. That’s the D-Rose we know and love. The…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Nikola Mirotic Get Easy Dunk To Finish Wild Bulls-Blazers Sequencedimemag.com Dec 12A basketball is round and bounces true. This shouldn’t happen. But sometimes that leather gets awfully slippery. In a wild sequence during tonight’s game between the Chicago Bulls and Portland Trail Blazers, Kirk Hinrich throws a behind-head pass off Ji…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Dec 12The Bulls will be without center Joakim Noah and forward Doug McDermott for Friday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers.Upvote Share Tweet
Damian Lillard Makes “Rookie” Tracy McGrady Wash Car In Foot Locker Addimemag.com Dec 11Tracy McGrady is 35 years-old, but he still feels pretty young. People are treating him that way, too. In this amusing new spot from Foot Locker and adidas, Damian Lillard and an anonymous Chinese teammate task “rookie” T-Mac with washing their cars. Cl…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Watch Damian Lillard Jam The Inbounds Lobdimemag.com Dec 11Tough Wednesday night for Damian Lillard, who shot an uncharacteristic 2-for-12 from deep against the lowly Timberwolves, and Portland was upset in Minnesota, 90-82. However, Dame showed off the hops when he threw down a two-handed jam after a pretty li…Upvote Share TweetThis is the type of game that will be commonplace for Andrew Wiggins in just a few years’ time. Watch the Minnesota Timberwolves’ prized rookie lead his team to a surprising victory over the Portland Trail Blazers with an energetic all-around effort hig…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Shabazz Muhammad Throws Down Hammer On Chris Kamandimemag.com Dec 10The best thing about rookies? They become sophomores. Shabazz Muhammad is the latest example of that rule of thumb, and the Minnesota Timberwolves wing is showing it against the Trail Blazers. Watch Muhammad continue his strong play of late by rising fo…Upvote Share TweetSo much for the Portland Trail Blazers and Toronto Raptors being “sub-contenders” in their respective conferences. Spurred by awesome play of their leaders, the Blazers and Raptors sport two of the league’s top-five records at 16-4 and 15-5, respectivel…Upvote Share Tweet
Ford Blimp Crashes At Portland Trail Blazers Gamedeadspin.com Dec 5Ford executives were heard shouting at the inflatable SUV's handlers, "Whatever you do, don't roll it over!"Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Police Lock Down Moda Center As Hundreds Of Protesters Gather Outsidedeadspin.com Dec 4Police aren't letting anybody enter or leave the Moda Center—better known as the Rose Garden, and the site of a Trail Blazers-Pacers game that is currently in the fourth quarter—according to KOIN News. Hundreds of demonstrators have amassed outside, arr…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 1Noted NBA weirdo RoLo, a.k.a., Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez, isn't to be confused with internet acronym ROFL, or "Rolling on Floor Laughing," although the two converged beautifully Sunday. As many large basketball players are wont…Upvote Share Tweet
Grizzlies end Blazers' run, claim top NBA markESPN.com Nov 29Marc Gasol had 26 points and nine assists as the Grizzlies held off the Trail Blazers 112-99 on Friday night to snap a nine-game Portland winning streak.Upvote Share Tweet
Matthews guides Blazers to 9th straight winESPN.com Nov 26Wesley Matthews scored a season-high 28 points, and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Charlotte Hornets 105-97 on Wednesday night for their ninth consecutive victory.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Rajon Rondo Again Shows Off “The Rondo” Fake Behind-The-Back Passdimemag.com Nov 24It’s easy to turn Rajon Rondo‘s game into a senior year thesis. He “contains multitudes,” but at only 6-1, 170, he’s not “large,” though his game does contain “contradictions.” Walt Whitman parallels aside, two plays in last night’s 94-88 Celtics loss t…Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers beat Celtics, extend win streak to 7ESPN.com Nov 23LaMarcus Aldridge had 20 points and 14 rebounds, reserve Chris Kaman scored 16 points and the Portland Trail Blazers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 94-88 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Duncan Owning The PostDec 19The Spurs' Tim Duncan pulls off a spin move with ease in the post versus the Blazers.
Lillard: 'I Just Kept Attacking'Dec 19Following a thrilling, triple-overtime win, Blazers guard Damian Lillard said he took it upon himself to attack the Spurs' defense.
Lillard Takes Over In Extra SessionsDec 19Highlight Of The Night: Damian Lillard scored 16 of his 43 points in the extra sessions and the Blazers handed the Spurs their second straight triple-overtime loss.
Lillard's Nasty Two-Handed DunkDec 19Trail Blazers PG Damian Lillard drives down the lane and puts up a two-handed slam in OT.
Dallas Mavericks frontrunners for Jermaine O'Neal after Rajon Rondo acquis…Dec 19The acquisition of Rajon Rondo has given the Dallas Mavericks an undeniable edge in the race to lure veteran big man Jermaine O'Neal back to the NBA, according to league sources.
Rajon Rondo trade from Boston Celtics to Dallas Mavericks 'on course' to h…Dec 18A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."
Every NBA Team's Chance Of Winning A Title By 2019Dec 18I can see Madison Square Garden from my Manhattan apartment. This year, the arena installed along the exterior columns of the building -- blue, red a...
Rajon Rondo subject of Boston Celtics-Dallas Mavericks trade talksDec 17The Boston Celtics, after years of flirting with potential Rajon Rondo deals, are in substantive discussions on a trade that would send Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, according to league sources.