Damian Lillard Takes Umbrage With Patrick Beverley’s “Irritating” Antics “Like Flopping”
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During Houston’s comeback over Portland, the action in the backcourt was non-stop as Patrick Beverley refused to give ground to Portland’s all-star Damian Lillard. Beverley is a defensive agitator of the highest order; a Bruce Bowen for the digital age …Upvote Share Tweet
With under 10 seconds remaining in regulation Sunday night, and the Rockets still trailing by three after Portland led each of the first three quarters, James Harden cut diagonally from top of the free throw circle into the near corner. He planted his f…Upvote Share Tweet
Mavs lose 30-point lead, rally past BlazersESPN.com Updated Mar 7 (3 days ago)Mavs blow 30-point lead, rally past Blazers 103-98Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 6 (5 days ago)Nicolas Batum had 14 points and a career-high 18 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers routed Atlanta 102-78, a loss that marked the end of Hawks guard Kyle Korver's NBA-record streak of 127 games with a 3-pointer.Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Robin Lopez Posterize Robert Sacredimemag.com Updated Mar 4We already showed you the ending to that crazy Blazers-Lakers game, but it wasn’t just Johnson’s lob that you have to see. Offseason acquisition Robin Lopez got a nice opportunity to smash the ball on Lakers center Robert Sacre. A baseline pass from Nic…Upvote Share TweetThe Los Angeles Lakers have found many ways to lose this season, entering Monday's road game against the Portland Trail Blazers having gone 6-31 from December 21 through February 26. Even so, Monday night's road game against the Portland Trail Blazers t…Upvote Share Tweet
Lakers' Henry set to rejoin lineup after injuryESPN.com Updated Mar 2After missing more than two months of game action because of a right knee injury, Xavier Henry will make his return when the Los Angeles Lakers go on the road to play the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
Aldridge returns as Blazers handle NuggetsESPN.com Updated Mar 2Robin Lopez scored 18 points, LaMarcus Aldridge returned from an injury to add 16, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 102-96 on Saturday night to sweep the series for the first time in 15 years.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Updated Mar 1? Jamal Crawford won't be in uniform tonight for the Clippers against the visiting Pelicans after recently suffering a strained left calf. Averaging 19 points, 3.2 assists and 2.3 rebounds per game, he is expected to be out two to three games with the i…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Updated Feb 27? Nets forward Kevin Garnett will be in the lineup tonight despite playing in the loss at Portland on Wednesday. Garnett, 38, has been held out of some back-to-back games but the blowout loss to the Trail Blazers was a motivation to play against Denver.…Upvote Share Tweet
The Top 5 Candidates For NBA Executive of the Yeardimemag.com Updated Feb 27While the players receive all of the attention on the court, it is the general managers who construct the teams off the court, in hopes of leading their organizations to great success. Without these executives, it is difficult to fathom how professional…Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers win fourth straight with 44-point routESPN.com Updated Feb 27Will Barton had a season-high 20 points and career-high 11 rebounds, providing a spark off the bench for the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers in a 124-80 rout of the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Who Was Better: Tracy McGrady Or Clyde Drexler?dimemag.com Updated Feb 26Tracy McGrady apologists love to point to 2002-03, and in a way, they should. T-Mac was arguably the best player in the world, leading a rag-tag group of misfits to a near upset in the first round against Detroit while putting together one of the greate…Upvote Share Tweet
Lillard's big shots in 4th turn back NuggetsESPN.com Updated Feb 26Damian Lillard made up for the absence of fellow All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge by scoring 31 points in the Portland Trail Blazers' 100-95 win over the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 24Damian Lillard had 32 points and the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-97 on Sunday night.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 22Damian Lillard had 28 points and the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers came back from a third-quarter deficit to beat the Utah Jazz 102-94 Friday night.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 20Patty Mills came off the bench to score 29 points, Marco Belinelli hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:34 remaining and the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 111-109 on Wednesday night in a battle of short-handed teams.Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers' Aldridge to miss week with groin strainnba.com Updated Feb 18Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will be out for a week because of a left groin strain.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Feb 14When Damian Lillard rightfully earned his Rookie of the Year award last year, the general consensus amongst many NBA observers was that the Portland Trail Blazers guard was a pretty nice point man, but not a potential future franchise stud along the lin…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 14Kevin Durant didn't make history in OKC's 107-103 win over L.A., but he offered a glimpse of it.Upvote Share Tweet
Clippers win turnover battle, topple BlazersESPN.com Updated Feb 13Blake Griffin scored 36 points, Chris Paul had 20 points and 12 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 122-117 on Wednesday night in the final game for both teams before the All-Star break.Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers' Freeland sprains MCL, out 4-8 weeksESPN.com Updated Feb 12Portland Trail Blazers F/C Joel Freeland is expected to miss 4-8 weeks after suffering an MCL sprain in his right knee during the Trail Blazers' 98-95 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 12Kevin Durant had 36 points and 10 rebounds and the Oklahoma City Thunder edged the Portland Trail Blazers 98-95 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Updated Feb 11? Kevin Durant has been good against everybody this season, and he's been magnificent in the three games Oklahoma City has played against Portland. Durant, averaging an NBA-high 31.2 points, has averaged 38.7 points against the Blazers, going for 33, 37…Upvote Share Tweet
Damian Lillard’s 15 Best Dunksdimemag.com Updated Feb 10Just like the Portland Trail Blazers have taken the NBA by storm this season with a 36-15 record, Damian Lillard has put the NBA on notice. He’s anointed himself as one of the most cold-blooded players in the game, nailing clutch shots like free throws.…Upvote Share Tweet
Harden, Rockets Prevail In OTMar 9LaMarcus Aldridge had 28 points and 12 rebounds, but James Harden countered with 41 points and 10 rebounds of his own to lead the Rockets past the Trail Blazers 118-113.
Mavs Push Past BlazersMar 7The Mavericks topped the Blazers 103-98 to snap their three-game losing streak.
Korver's 3-Point Streak Ends In Hawks' LossMar 5Kyle Korver's NBA-record streak of 127 games with a 3-pointer came to an end in the Hawks' 102-78 loss to the Blazers.
Blazers Win AgainMar 5Blazers forward Nicolas Batum talks about how the Blazers' 102-78 win over the Hawks.
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Joakim Noah leads way for Chicago Bulls against Miami HeatMar 9Led by an emotional Joakim Noah, the Bulls managed to beat the Heat in another regular-season game but know an NBA King isn't dethroned in March, Michael Wilbon writes.
Daily Dime: LeBron's goes cold, Heat lose againMar 9After starting with a 61-point outburst Monday, LeBron capped the week with a third straight loss
Miami Heat sign DeAndre Liggins to second 10-day contractMar 8The Miami Heat signed forward DeAndre Liggins to a second 10-day contract.