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Brandon Roy turned a three-win high school program into the nation's No. 1 team in his first season as coach

yahoo.com Updated Feb 15 (6 days ago)
Brandon Roy patrols the Nathan Hale sidelines at the Hoophall Classic. (AP) Since retiring prematurely from the NBA after three All-Star appearances in six injury-plagued seasons, former Portland Trail Blazers guard Brandon Roy couldn’t stand to be arou…
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  • Brandon Roy turned a three-win high school program into the nation's No. 1 team in his first season as coach

    yahoo.com Feb 15 (6 days ago)
    Brandon Roy patrols the Nathan Hale sidelines at the Hoophall Classic. (AP) Since retiring prematurely from the NBA after three All-Star appearances in six injury-plagued seasons, former Portland Trail Blazers guard Brandon Roy couldn’t stand to be arou…
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  • Blazers' Evan Turner out 5 to 6 weeks with broken right hand

    yahoo.com Feb 8
    Evan Turner dribbles with his right hand, before the … unpleasantness. (Getty Images) After a rough start to his first season with the Portland Trail Blazers, Evan Turner has come on a bit of late, sliding into the starting lineup and generally looking …
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  • Blazers' Evan Turner out 5 to 6 weeks with broken right hand

    yahoo.com Feb 8
    Evan Turner dribbles with his right hand, before the … unpleasantness. (Getty Images) After a rough start to his first season with the Portland Trail Blazers, Evan Turner has come on a bit of late, sliding into the starting lineup and generally looking …
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  • Four Corners: Who ya got in the race for the West's No. 8 seed?

    yahoo.com Feb 8
    Damian Lillard’s Blazers and the Dirk Nowitzki-and-Harrison Barnes-led Mavericks are two of six teams vying for one playoff spot. (Getty Images) While the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs continue to soar atop the standings as the class of th…
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  • Four Corners: Who ya got in the race for the West's No. 8 seed?

    yahoo.com Feb 8
    Damian Lillard’s Blazers and the Dirk Nowitzki-and-Harrison Barnes-led Mavericks are two of six teams vying for one playoff spot. (Getty Images) While the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs continue to soar atop the standings as the class of th…
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  • Damian Lillard Said He Lit Up The Lakers Because D’Angelo Russell ‘Poked The Bear’

    dimemag.com Jan 11
    USA TODAY Sports The Trail Blazers aren’t having the same kind of success they had last season, but Damian Lillard is still a cold-blooded killer whose ire you don’t want to draw. So when D’Angelo Russell got in his face during a confrontation that drew…
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  • Heavy snowfall in Portland impacts Cavs-Blazers

    nba.com Jan 11
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Unusually heavy snowfall affected the Portland Trail Blazers and Cleveland Cavaliers before their game Wednesday night at the Moda Center.
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  • Blazers-Pistons, other events postponed because of storm

    nba.com Jan 7
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Portland Trail Blazers' game against the Detroit Pistons was among several sporting events postponed because of a winter storm that blew into Oregon on Saturday.
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  • Blazers acquire unprotected first round pick from Cavaliers

    nba.com Jan 6
    PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired an unprotected first round draft pick from the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for a 2018 first round pick, it was announced today by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey.
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  • Festus Ezeli tried lecturing the Blazers about urgency, and C.J. McCollum urgently told him to zip it

    This might be the only time you see Festus Ezeli in a Portland Trail Blazers uniform. (Getty Images) The Portland Trail Blazers have been underwhelming this season, at least by lofty standards set after their run to the Western Conference semifinals in …
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  • Curry and KD both get 30 for 2nd time as Warriors hold off Blazers

    yahoo.com Jan 5
    Stephen Curry chooses his high-five wisely. (AP Photo/ Marcio Jose Sanchez) The Golden State Warriors hold the NBA’s best record and therefore only deal with problems that most teams would love to have. Nevertheless, back-to-back MVP Stephen Curry’s dro…
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  • LeBron And The Cavs Could Reach New Heights If Kyrie Irving Becomes A True Passing Threat

    dimemag.com Jan 3
    Getty Image In just their first month as teammates in 2014, Cavaliers superstars LeBron James and Kyrie Irving had already come to an impasse. After a 19-point loss to the Blazers, LeBron and Kyrie had a “healthy” exchange of words that left the point g…
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  • With Kawhi Leonard out, Spurs flex versatility in win over Blazers

    ESPN.com nba.com Dec 31, 2016
    With Kawhi Leonard out, Spurs flex versatility in win over Blazers
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  • Blazers Forward Noah Vonleh Autographed A Fan’s Weed Grinder At The Grocery Store

    dimemag.com Dec 28, 2016
    Saw Noah Vonleh at Safeway but only had my grinder on me. Still had to cop the autograph tho pic.twitter.com/DGdD5MQL3Z — Calder Johnson (@StanfordCommit) December 27, 2016 Sometimes when you least expect it, you run into a celebrity or athlete and you …
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  • DeMarcus Cousins Was Ejected Then Unejected For Spitting A Mouthpiece In A Wild, 55-Point Night

    dimemag.com Dec 21, 2016
    NBA Oh Boogie, you’re only making it easier for the columnists to fill space. DeMarcus Cousins had a game for the ages on Tuesday night, as his 55-point performance helped hold off the Portland Trail Blazers, who are growing more and more frustrated wit…
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  • Klay Thompson’s Teammates Hilariously Snitched After He Got Away With A Blatant Travel

    dimemag.com Dec 18, 2016
    The Golden State Warriors continued their reign of terror over the NBA on Saturday night, rolling the Portland Trail Blazers by the absurd score of 135-90. It was the sort of laugher that allowed Ian Clark to score 23 points, and it also allowed the War…
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  • Shootaround (Dec. 18): Damian Lillard calls out Blazers after loss to Warriors

    nba.com dimemag.com Dec 18, 2016
    Lillard puts Trail Blazers on blast after loss to Warriors | Are the Wizards finally turning the corner? | Another twist on Cavaliers' rest theory | Spurs need to win one for Timmy
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  • Report: Trail Blazers' Festus Ezeli may need season-ending surgery

    nba.com Dec 17, 2016
    Six weeks turned into 12 weeks, over which time it apparently became clear to Portland center Festus Ezeli and the Trail Blazers that Ezeli's more conservative treatment of his aching left knee wasn't working. So now the 6-foot-11 center, a free agent s…
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  • Viewers' Guide: Closer look at Saturday night's Blazers-Warriors showdown on NBA TV

    nba.com Dec 17, 2016
    Trail Blazers vs. Warriors (10:30 p.m. ET, NBA TV)
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  • The Adidas Dame 3 Are A Fire ‘Appreciation’ For Those In Damian Lillard’s Life

    dimemag.com Dec 13, 2016
    adidas Few, if any, NBA players have a shoe game that matches that of Blazers guard Damian Lillard. The Portland star proved that earlier this year with the fire D Lillard 2 Rip City, and on Tuesday, he took his latest step towards dominating the sneake…
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  • An NBA Scout Reportedly Thinks The Struggling Hassan Whiteside ‘Has No Motor’

    dimemag.com Dec 12, 2016
    Getty Image Last summer, Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside was one of the most coveted players of the free agent crop. He’d garnered serious interest from several teams, including the Mavs, Blazers, Lakers, and others. But ultimately, Pat Riley and the…
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  • Shootaround (Dec. 12): World Peace with unique insight on Knicks' tension

    nba.com Dec 12, 2016
    World Peace: Melo-Phil tension good for Knicks | Bucks rookie Brogdon eager to prove himself against best | Trail Blazers dealing with new problem: late-game power outages | Oubre earning his wings with Wizards | Walker toughs out knee injury
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  • Video - Magic Stun Blazers 00:51

    Magic Stun Blazers

    Mar 20
    Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
  • Video - Heat Hold Off Blazers 01:14

    Heat Hold Off Blazers

    Mar 18
    Dwyane Wade and Luol Deng combined to score 56 points in the Heat's 108-104 win over the Blazers.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 00:46

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 18
    Chris Andersen's dunk on Chris Kaman is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - Wall, Beal Lift Wizards Past Blazers 01:44

    Wall, Beal Lift Wizards Past Blazers

    Mar 16
    John Wall and Bradley Beal combined to score 44 points in the Wizards' 105-97 win over the Blazers.