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Hysterical New Foot Locker X adidas Ad Starring Damian Lillard: “No Rings”

dimemag.com Updated 21 hours ago
Fresh off his recent extension with adidas, Blazers point guard Damian Lillard stars in a new commercial for Foot Locker entitled “No Rings.” In the spot, Dame tells a friend on the phone “the last thing I want to be is one of those guys that never won …
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  • Rockets win to claim home-court vs. Blazers

    Rockets win to claim home-court vs. Blazers

    ESPN.com yahoo.com dimemag.com Apr 14 (yesterday)
    Chandler Parsons scored 21 points and Dwight Howard and Terrence Jones added 20 apiece to lift the Houston Rockets to a 104-98 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night.
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  • Warriors' Bogut diagnosed with rib fracture

    Warriors' Bogut diagnosed with rib fracture

    nba.com Apr 14 (yesterday)
    Warriors center Andrew Bogut has been diagnosed with a rib fracture and will be sidelined indefinitely. The injury, which occurred during the fourth quarter of Golden State's overtime loss to the Portland Trail Blazers last night, was revealed in x-rays…
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  • Adidas inks Blazers' Lillard to contract extension

    Adidas inks Blazers' Lillard to contract extension

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Apr 14 (yesterday)
    Adidas inks Blazers' Lillard to contract extension
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  • Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    dimemag.com Apr 14 (yesterday)
    Finally, at long last, the real season begins. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stop, look back, and appreciate the highlights and events that captivated us and stole our attention during the 2013-14 season. We’ve been treated to some great games, as rece…
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  • 5 Important Races Entering The 2014 NBA Playoffs

    5 Important Races Entering The 2014 NBA Playoffs

    dimemag.com Apr 14 (yesterday)
    We’re still recovering from a fever dream we had after peeking at a hypothetical Conference-free playoff structure for the playoffs this year. But even with the Conference separation in place, there are plenty of questions as we come up on the final thr…
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  • The Blazers got a pretty bad pep talk and Paul Allen made a Kic…

    The Blazers got a pretty bad pep talk and Paul Allen made a Kickstarter video on 'Portlandia' (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 11 (5 days ago)
    Now that they've officially locked up a postseason berth, the Portland Trail Blazers have a little bit of time and breathing room to enjoy the fruits of their labors — like, for example, the opportunity to share some laffs with Fred Armisen and Carrie B…
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  • Dorell Wright hits first game-winner since high school to push …

    Dorell Wright hits first game-winner since high school to push Trail Blazers past Kings (Video)

    yahoo.com dimemag.com CNNSI.com Apr 10 (6 days ago)
    The playoff-bound Portland Trail Blazers led Wednesday night's matchup with the lowly Sacramento Kings from nearly the opening tip, but a determined second-half charge led by center DeMarcus Cousins (22 of his game-high 30 points after intermission) and…
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  • LaMarcus Aldridge Keeps Appearing On Portlandia

    LaMarcus Aldridge Keeps Appearing On Portlandia

    deadspin.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    The sketch above—starring the Portland Trail Blazers—is set to appear in tomorrow night's episode of Portlandia. Inasmuch as I am the exact target audience for this bonkers cross-promotion between a professional basketball team and an IFC sketch comedy …
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  • The 10 Greatest Shooting Guards In NBA History

    The 10 Greatest Shooting Guards In NBA History

    dimemag.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    The shooting guard position is a thing of beauty. Michael Jordan came into the league and dominated his spot and the NBA like no other player has ever done. Aside from Jordan, other players such as Clyde Drexler, Jerry West, Earl Monroe and many others …
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  • The Fundamentals: Difference between Grizzlies, Blazers

    The Fundamentals: Difference between Grizzlies, Blazers

    CNNSI.com Apr 8
    The Grizzlies and Blazers are separated by more than just a few games in the West standings.
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  • The 10 Best Game-Winners In The NBA In 2014

    The 10 Best Game-Winners In The NBA In 2014

    dimemag.com Apr 7
    There is nothing more beautiful or thrilling than a game-winning shot. When 48 minutes of blood, sweat and tears all comes down to one single moment, the art of basketball shines brightest. The feeling of your heart pounding when the game is on the line…
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  • Aldridge, Blazers top Pelicans, seal playoffs

    Aldridge, Blazers top Pelicans, seal playoffs

    ESPN.com Apr 6
    LaMarcus Aldridge had 25 points and 18 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers clinched their first playoff appearance in three seasons with a 100-94 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday night.
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  • GIF: Gerald Green Self Alley-Oop Off The Glass

    GIF: Gerald Green Self Alley-Oop Off The Glass

    dimemag.com Apr 5
    The Suns got a big, 109-93, win in Portland on Friday night which kept them on pace them to remain in contention for the increasingly cramped race for the final playoff spot in the Western Shades rollers and smells chlamydia symptoms in men than works b…
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  • Portland's berth must wait as Phoenix rallies

    Portland's berth must wait as Phoenix rallies

    ESPN.com Apr 5
    Reserve forward Gerald Green scored 18 of his 32 points in the second half and the Phoenix Suns rallied for a 109-93 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.
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  • Pau Gasol facing unceremonious exit from Lakers

    Pau Gasol facing unceremonious exit from Lakers

    CNNSI.com Apr 4
    Pau Gasol's time with the Lakers is likely coming to an unceremonious end. What's next?
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  • Can Blazers claw their way back into contention?

    Can Blazers claw their way back into contention?

    CNNSI.com Apr 3
    Contenders or pretenders? After bottoming out, the Blazers are clawing their way back into contention.
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  • Video - Adidas Makes Lillard Top-Tier Endorser 03:22

    Adidas Makes Lillard Top-Tier Endorser

    Apr 14
    Darren Rovell discusses the deal agreed to between the Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard and adidas that could potentially be worth $100 million.
  • Video - Curry Drops 47 In OT Loss To Blazers 01:22

    Curry Drops 47 In OT Loss To Blazers

    Apr 13
    Stephen Curry's 47 points weren't enough as the Warriors fell to the Blazers in overtime 119-117.
  • Video - NBA Sophs Better Than Class of 2014? 06:05

    NBA Sophs Better Than Class of 2014?

    Apr 11
    It was once known as a "one-player draft." But now that we're seeing Anthony Davis, Damian Lillard, Andre Drummond and company are in the NBA, David Thorpe says this class is likely better than the celebrated class of 2014.
  • Video - Blazers Win With Strong Fourth 00:33

    Blazers Win With Strong Fourth

    Apr 11
    The Blazers outscored the Jazz by 12 points in the fourth quarter on their way to a 111-99 win.

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    Apr 15
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    Apr 14
    Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard signed a contract extension with adidas on Monday that will make make him one of the highest-earning endorsers in the NBA.
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    Apr 14
    The Chicago Bulls made a determined attempt to lure veteran big man Kurt Thomas out of retirement this month before the recent signings of Louis Amundson and Greg Smith, according to sources with knowledge of Chicago's plans.