Stories tagged: Portland Trail Blazers
Tue., July 30, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
The 27-year-old McCollum averaged 21.0 points last season, helping Portland make it to the Western Conference finals.
Thu., July 25, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
The Portland Trail Blazers have added six-time All-Star Pau Gasol to their roster. President of basketball operations Neil Olshey announced Gasol’s signing Thursday. The 39-year-old Gasol has averaged 17.0 points, …
UPDATED: Sun., June 30, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
Damian Lillard gets Supermax, Kevin Durant chooses Brooklyn Nets as NBA free agency period gets underway
Damian Lillard wasn’t a top-five pick. Tobias Harris wasn’t a lottery pick. Khris Middleton wasn’t even a first-rounder. Their bank balances won’t know the difference soon.
Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
The extension was first revealed the day after the Trail Blazers were eliminated from the postseason by the Golden State Warriors.
Tue., May 21, 2019, 4:59 p.m.
The Portland Trail Blazers faced a number of challenges on the journey to their first Western Conference finals in 19 years. They won 53 games after losing owner Paul Allen …
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 11:02 p.m.
Draymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, including a key 3-pointer in overtime, and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight …
UPDATED: Sun., May 19, 2019, 11:39 p.m.
Zach Collins didn’t know what to expect when he joined up with the Portland Trail Blazers as a gangly 7-foot rookie in the summer of 2017. Would he play right …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 11:19 p.m.
Draymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 for a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. …
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 8 p.m.
Dan Dickau has experienced the Portland Trail Blazers organization in several capacities.
Fri., May 17, 2019, 3:29 p.m.
Damian Lillard says the Warriors did their job and protected home court. Now it’s time for the Trail Blazers to do the same. The Western Conference finals between the upstart …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 10:11 p.m.
CJ McCollum missed a driving jumper with 32 seconds left and Draymond Green scored on the other end for the Warriors, giving Portland one final chance with 12.3 seconds to …
Wed., May 15, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
The Golden State Warriors were strong in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against Portland. Stephen Curry got hot and the Warriors moved the ball crisply as the two-time …
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
Before dominating in the NBA, ‘unguardable’ Damian Lillard was a nightmare matchup for Eastern Washington
Damian Lillard played six games against Eastern Washington in his four-year career at Weber State. The Wildcats won all six matchups.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Curry shot 12 for 23 in his fourth 30-point performance this postseason, finding far more open looks than he had in the last round against Houston.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden wants to ensure Portland center Enes Kanter, whom Turkey wants arrested for his criticism of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will be able to safely travel to …
Mon., May 13, 2019, 9:45 p.m.
Kevin Durant watched from home in the Bay Area as the Golden State Warriors finished off James Harden and the Houston Rockets on the road. The two-time reigning NBA Finals …
UPDATED: Sun., May 12, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
CJ McCollum scored 37 points in leading the Portland Trail Blazers into the Western Conference Finals with a 100-96 victory at Denver in Game 7 of their hard-fought series. The …
Thu., May 2, 2019, 4:56 p.m.
The NBA reacted in support of Portland’s Enes Kanter, not long after the league’s Turkish-centric Twitter account failed to mention Kanter’s efforts in the Trail Blazers’ win over Denver in …
Wed., May 1, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
CJ McCollum picks up for a cold-shooting Damian Lillard and scores 20 points in Portland’s 97-90 win over the Denver Nuggets. The Nuggets missed 23 of 29 3-pointers but trimmed …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
Trail Blazers center Enes Kanter’s status for the second round of the playoffs remains uncertain as Portland waits to learn its opponent. Kanter says he separated his left shoulder early …
Wed., April 24, 2019, 1:44 p.m.
If Damian Lillard’s series-clinching walkoff 3-pointer against the Thunder looked vaguely familiar, it’s because he’s done it before. His buzzer-beating 3 sent Houston packing back in 2014. Portland bested the …
Thu., April 11, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
For the second straight season the Portland Trail Blazers earned the third seed in the West and home-court for the playoffs. This year, they’re hoping for a better outcome than …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum says he was relieved that his left knee injury was not serious, especially this close to the playoffs.
Sat., March 16, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Center Enes Kanter has joined the Portland Trail Blazers. Kanter was waived by the New York Knicks along with Wesley Matthews following the trade deadline last week. He was once …
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Even though it’s only early December, Zach Collins admits there’s something special about seeing Gonzaga ranked No. 1.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 2:11 p.m.
LeBron James will make his debut with the Los Angeles Lakers at Portland on Oct. 18 and play in front of the home fans for the first time two days …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Zach Collins only scored three points, but his Portland Trail Blazers defeated Johnathan Williams and the Los Angeles Lakers 91-73.
Mon., July 16, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Josh Hart scored 37 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 112-109 double-overtime victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday in the semifinals of …