1. 5 Steps to Get Slumping Blazers Forward Nicolas Batum Back on Track

    Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum hasn't looked like himself throughout the 2014-15 NBA season. His 8.6 points-per-game average is the lowest since his rookie campaign, and his Personal Efficiency Rating (PER) of 11...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 21 hours ago 2,660 reads 7 comments

  2. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Utah Jazz

    It's no surprise that a team with an average age of 24.3, in just the second year of a complete rebuilding project, is off to a rough start. Without that context, the 2014-15 Utah Jazz could be classified as a disappointment in many ways...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 hours ago 920 reads 5 comments

  3. Thunder vs. Hornets

    While Russell Westbrook is helping Oklahoma City stay afloat without Kevin Durant , Kemba Walker has Charlotte riding high without underachieving Lance Stephenson.....

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  4. Aldridge and Kaman Both Sit vs. 76ers

    LaMarcus Aldridge is out with illness. Chris Kaman's wife has gone into labor and he won't play. Nicolas Batum will play...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  5. Trail Blazers Defense Key to Becoming Contender

    As of yesterday afternoon, the Portland Trail Blazers were ranked sixth in the league in offense, and third(!) in the league in defense. You read that right – currently the Trail Blazers are a better defensive team than offensive team...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 hours ago 23 reads 0 comments

  6. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Philadelphia 76ers Preview

    The Blazers return from the holiday break and a successful four-game road trip tonight to host the Philadelphia 76ers .....

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  7. Sidelined KD: Let Westbrook Play His Game

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant rejected recent criticism directed at teammate Russell Westbrook 's late-game management during the Thunder's two recent losses in Durant's absence...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 12 hours ago 55 reads 1 comments

  8. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves (5-22), last place in the Northwest Division of the Western Conference, have had their fair share of disappointments this season, but they've also had a few pleasant surprises...

    Joseph Zapata Written by Joseph Zapata about 21 hours ago 4,136 reads 21 comments

  9. Russell Westbrook Beginning to Redefine His Point Guard Reputation

    The refrains were common, and they were loud. Russell Westbrook doesn't pass. Russell Westbrook is a ball hog. Russell Westbrook is too selfish down the stretch. Russell Westbrook doesn't play an efficient brand of ball...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 30,328 reads 126 comments

  10. Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook, Thunder Overpower Spurs

    SAN ANTONIO — Russell Westbrook wants you to understand something. His playing style, no matter how scrutinized, no matter how effective or erratic, will not change...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 day ago 66 reads 0 comments

  11. Aldridge 6th, Lillard 8th in First All-Star Vote Tally

    The NBA released the first round of All-Star voting results first thing Christmas morning, with Trail Blazers LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard making the Top 10 at their respective positions in the Western Conference...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 762 reads 0 comments

  12. Young: OKC to the Playoffs ... and Beyond?

    Kevin Durant returned three weeks ago after missing six weeks with a stress fracture in his right foot. One game later, so too did Russell Westbrook , who had missed four weeks with a fractured right hand...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 473 reads 0 comments

  13. OKC Thunder Finally Feeling Pinch of NBA's Stacked Western Conference

    Before the NBA 's Western Conference was a patented, contender-chocked bloodbath, the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder stood alone, together, both of equal prominence and promise...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 5,224 reads 19 comments

  14. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Oklahoma City Thunder

    This has been far from an ideal start to the season for the Oklahoma City Thunder , but things are starting to get back on track...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 3 days ago 5,548 reads 24 comments

  15. Damian Lillard Delivers in the Clutch Again as Trail Blazers Take Down Thunder

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  16. Steven Adams-Kendrick Perkins Duo Proving Formidable for Oklahoma City Thunder

    Steven Adams and Kendrick Perkins are the best center combination the Oklahoma City Thunder have had in years...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 days ago 6,907 reads 38 comments

  17. Thunder Lose Lillard, Focus in Final 90 Seconds

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 694 reads 0 comments

  18. Russ Takes Blame for Late Tech, Collapse in 4th Qtr

    The lead stood at 10 with 1:39 remaining. And that's when the unthinkable happened and everything fell apart on the Thunder...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  19. Wiggins Drops 27, Leaves Mark on Cleveland

    CLEVELAND – Cleveland star Kevin Love played six seasons in Minnesota before he met his former Timberwolves teammates for the first time Tuesday night at Quicken Loans Arena...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 107 reads 0 comments

  20. Blazers Rally Down 10 with 1:35 in Regulation

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  21. T-Rob on Lillard: 'He Was Raised by Ice'

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  22. Watch: Wiggins Throws Down Jam over Love

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  23. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Portland Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers are off to a hot start once again but have still seen their fair share of highs and lows...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 3 days ago 4,272 reads 13 comments

  24. Flip's Comments About Fans Not Forgiving Kevin Love

    Flip Saunders is a minority owner, President of Basketball Operations and head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves . Before he was any of those things, though, he was a de facto Minnesotan...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  25. Burks Emerging as Team's Best Perimeter Defender

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 days ago 26 reads 0 comments