1. Tim Frazier Wins D-League MVP and Rookie of Year

    Maine Red Claws guard Tim Frazier, currently a member of the Portland Trail Blazers , has been selected as both the 2014-2015 NBA Development League's Most Valuable Player and Rookie of the Year, as voted on by the league's 18 head coaches...

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  2. Player Development a Scott Brooks Strength

    Scotty Brooks' fate continues to twist in the wind. Will he return as the Thunder coach? I assume we'll know by Friday, when Sam Presti speaks for the first time since the season ended...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 594 reads 0 comments

  3. Biggest Adjustments Portland Trail Blazers Must Make in Game 2 Versus Grizzlies

    Boy, that was ugly. In the words of Nicolas Batum , per Joe Freeman of The Oregonian : " Nothing can be worse than that...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 1 month ago 2,389 reads 11 comments

  4. Saunders: I'll Coach Until We Go Another Direction

    Wolves President of Basketball Operations and head coach Flip Saunders held his season-ending press conference early this afternoon at Target Center...

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  5. Five Thoughts on It Being Over, and What's Next

    First, sad faces all around. Look, we knew the season was over the second Kevin Durant went under the knife a third time...

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  6. Oklahoma City Thunder Players as "Mad Men" Characters

    was watching "Mad Men" and it kind of just hit me that I wouldn't be able to do that much longer. The all-time great television drama is in the midst of its final run, and I guess it just never seemed real that it would actually end...

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  7. Serge Ibaka Q&A: Support for Brooks, Optimism for Next Season

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka spent the end of the season stuck on the sidelines recovering from successful knee surgery...

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  8. Terry Stotts Holds Optional Shootaround for Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers opted to not hold a practice on Monday, but the team headed over to the FedExForum for an optional shootaround.....

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  9. Canzano: Damian Lillard Should Not Get a Free Pass After Game 1 Flop

    Damian Lillard was locked in at long last. This was the stingy and smothering laser-like All-Star effort we'd been promised all week by the guard. It was the defensive performance of a lifetime...

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  10. Blazers Posted Anti-Spanish Players Sign in Locker Room

    MEMPHIS -- The Portland Trail Blazers had a laminated card in their locker room at the Fedex Forum on Sunday that included the phrase, "We Don't Lose to Spanish Players...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 479 reads 0 comments

  11. Pressure Is on Damian Lillard to Step Up and Save Portland Trail Blazers

    Damian Lillard is it for the Portland Trail Blazers . For reasons that extend beyond postseason livelihood, the point guard finds himself facing a coming-of-reputation trial ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 7,539 reads 36 comments

  12. Report: Blazers' Afflalo Could Return for Game 2

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – After enduring one of their most difficult nights on offense, a little help may be on the way for the Trail Blazers ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 125 reads 0 comments

  13. LaMarcus Aldridge: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Star PF

    LaMarcus Aldridge has said he plans on signing a long-term deal with the Portland Trail Blazers this summer. Those within the organization, however, are beginning to have their doubts...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 174,705 reads 479 comments

  14. Blazers' List of Concerns Should Include the Future of LaMarcus Aldridge

    MEMPHIS - It was 40 minutes before Game 1 here Sunday when Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen arrived at FedExForum and caught the eye of LaMarcus Aldridge ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 301 reads 0 comments

  15. The Biggest Takeaways from the Oklahoma City Thunder's 2014-15 Regular Season

    The 2014-15 season didn't go quite as the Oklahoma City Thunder or their fans hoped it would. Instead of preparing for its sixth straight trip to the playoffs, the team is planning for the NBA draft lottery...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 9,071 reads 38 comments

  16. Aldridge: 'We Got Our A** Kicked'

    MEMPHIS -- The Trail Blazers endured a top-to-bottom dismantling by the Memphis Grizzlies Sunday night, so much so that when the always-optimistic coach Terry Stotts was asked to identify something positive, he could not conjure up even one good thing..

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  17. Aldridge: 'We Got Our A** Kicked'

    Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge did not mince words in regards to their Game 1 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies ...

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  18. Aldridge: 'We Got Our A** Kicked'

    First question to LaMarcus: How would you describe what happened that game? Answer: "We got our ass kicked...

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  19. Aldridge: Grizzlies 'Manhandled' Us Tonight

    LaMarcus Aldridge says #Grizzlies "manhandled" #Blazers. Also notes this game wakeup for some #Blazers with little or no playoff experience...

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  20. Grizzlies Dominate Blazers in Series Opener

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Reserve Beno Udrih scored 20 points and the Memphis Grizzlies never trailed in routing the Portland Trail Blazers 100-86 on Sunday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference first-round series...

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  21. Video: Shaw Raps Instructions in Locker Room

    Earlier this season, now-former Nuggets Coach Brian Shaw said that he tried motivating his lackadaisical roster that seemed to quit on him repeatedly by rapping a pre-game scouting instruction...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 36 reads 0 comments

  22. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Oklahoma City Thunder Player

    The NBA regular season has come to an end, and for the first time since the 2008-09 campaign, the playoffs will commence without the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  23. Can Meyers Leonard Play a Key Role vs. Grizzlies?

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – It's no surprise that few are picking the Trail Blazers to beat the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of the playoffs...

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  24. Westbrook Wins 3rd Straight Player of the Month

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  25. Westbrook Wins 3rd Straight Player of the Month

    February, March & now April. Russell Westbrook named @Kia WC Player of Month for 3rd straight time. 32.5p-8r-8.1a...

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