Stories tagged: zach collins
Thu., June 4, 2020
Several former Gonzaga Bulldogs are close to resuming their NBA seasons.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
Jalen Suggs, the five-star recruit who orally committed to Gonzaga earlier this month, has been selected to the McDonald’s All-American game roster.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
Former Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Zach Collins will miss at least four months after having shoulder surgery Tuesday, the Portland Trail Blazers announced.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
Former Gonzaga forward Zach Collins suffered a dislocated left shoulder Sunday in Portland’s road win over Dallas.
UPDATED: Sun., May 19, 2019
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: Wed., March 6, 2019
Sometimes a picture truly is worth 1,000 words. When Domantas Sabonis was asked how proud he is to see Gonzaga again ranked No. 1, the Indiana big man didn’t utter …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
The only thing that’s changed is the uniform. Domantas Sabonis roams the court, setting concrete screens, collecting rebounds, taking high-percentage shots, dunking followed by an occasional Sabonis’ flex/snarl. Just like …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018
Even though it’s only early December, Zach Collins admits there’s something special about seeing Gonzaga ranked No. 1.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018
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
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 …
Sun., July 15, 2018
Zach Collins isn’t used to sitting much, so to look at a final stat sheet with the letters DNP next to his name was becoming disturbing. There wasn’t a coach …
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018
Zach Collins’ rookie year with the Portland Trail Blazers was more like two seasons in one. The former Gonzaga Bulldog barely saw the floor in the first two months of …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018
Former Gonzaga center Zach Collins puts in his time, gets playing time in return with Portland Trail Blazers
Zach Collins stayed ready, even when his playing time was sporadic. He worked on his conditioning and his skill set, despite being in a stretch of DNPs. He studied opponents, …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018
Gonzaga’s quick road trip to the Rose City included time to catch up with former Zag forward Zach Collins. The Zags’ charter flight to Portland was delayed by mechanical issues …
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017
The Portland Trail Blazers have signed first-round draft pick and former Gonzaga player Zach Collins.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017
The Portland Trail Blazers wanted Zach Collins and dealt a pair of first-round picks to Sacramento to acquire the former Gonzaga Bulldog during Thursday’s NBA Draft.
Thu., June 22, 2017
Thursday night, Zach Collins will walk across the stage at the Barclays Center, likely as a lottery pick and pending multi-millionaire, and shake NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s hand, capping a …
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017
The world learned the order of selections for next month’s NBA draft Tuesday night, with the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers winning the top three picks. Now …
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017
The transfer market has been good to Gonzaga in recent seasons but the Zags came up short again Tuesday.
Sun., April 23, 2017
Gonzaga center Ryan Edwards plans on working after finishing his broadcasting degree in May and he won’t play his senior season.
Thu., April 20, 2017
Former Gonzaga center Zach Collins has signed with agent Mark Bartelstein, who has represented numerous ex-Zags.
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017
Gonzaga freshman center Zach Collins declared for the NBA Draft and intends to hire an agent at a later date, the school announced Tuesday.
Tue., April 4, 2017
Those way-too-early Top 25 polls are out and Gonzaga is sixth in one, 10th in another.
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017
Gonzaga fans will have to wait to hear whether Zach Collins will be a one-and-done or return for his sophomore season.
Sat., April 1, 2017
Zach Collins and his roommate Nigel Williams-Goss had a chat before Saturday’s national semifinal against South Carolina.
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017
Gonzaga’s Mark Few was named District 9 Coach of the Year, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017
Some wins ride on a little more than just talent – they require a bit of luck.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017
Gonzaga led 63-56, but the Wildcats were closing fast. The Zags’ memorable season and NCAA Tournament were hanging in the balance. Sounds like a job for a couple of 19-year-olds. …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017
With Gonzaga big man Przemek Karnowski struggling to find his rhythm, freshman center Zach Collins stepped up with 10 points, six rebounds and plenty of energy.
Fri., March 3, 2017
This is familiar territory for Zach Collins and Nigel Williams-Goss. It wasn’t that long ago the two played for powerhouse prep programs in the Las Vegas area.