1. Portland Trail Blazers' Biggest X-Factors with 2015 Postseason Nearing

    With approximately one month remaining in the 2014-15 NBA season, the Portland Trail Blazers are a near-lock to win the Northwest Division. Unfortunately for Rip City, seeding out West is far from determined...

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  2. McCollum Ready for Bigger Role with Wes out

    TUALATIN, Ore. — CJ McCollum's season, if not his Trail Blazers ' career, has been defined by peaks and valleys...

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  3. Arron Afflalo: Filling the Shoes of Wes Matthews

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  4. Batum Says He'll Play for French National Team

    He knows his decision will seem perplexing. He knows some Trail Blazers fans will be upset. He knows there will be animosity and debate on internet message boards and talk radio...

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  5. 3 Reasons the Portland Trail Blazers Still Have Hope Without Wes Matthews

    First things first: There is no replacing Wesley Matthews. His fire and competitive spirit are both crucial to the Portland Trail Blazers , inspiring his teammates to play harder and the fans to cheer louder...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 5 months ago 9,101 reads 25 comments

  6. How Arron Afflalo and Nicolas Batum Can Pick Up the Slack for the Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers looked like a dark horse to come out of the west, but with Wesley Matthews tearing his Achilles ( March 5 ), those championship dreams may be crushed...

    Frank Cesare Written by Frank Cesare about 5 months ago 3,940 reads 13 comments

  7. Wright Stays Ready for His Opportunity

    PORTLAND — Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright has a made a career out of staying ready. And in his second season for the Blazers, Wright has continued to lean on staying patient...

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  8. Blazers Miss Matthews in Loss to Timberwolves

    If this is what life will look like without shooting guard Wesley Matthews, it is going to be a challenging spring for the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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  9. Timberwolves Snap Blazers' Win Streak with 121-113 Victory

    Kevin Martin scored 29 points and Ricky Rubio hit a big 3-pointer with a minute left to help the Minnesota Timberwolves snap a four-game skid with a 121-113 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 5 months ago 125 reads 0 comments

  10. Blazers Press Forward with Matthews Injured

    Admit it. Once you moved past the depressing and shocking realization that Wesley Matthews will not play again this season for the Trail Blazers , some version of the following thought ...

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  11. How Does Wes Matthews' Injury Shake Up the West and His Looming Free Agency?

    The Portland Trail Blazers suffered a disheartening loss Thursday night despite having topped the Dallas Mavericks 94-75...

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  12. Arron Afflalo Ready to 'Do What I Do Best' for Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers will be without their heart and soul for the remainder of the season after Wesley Matthews suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon Thursday night...

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  13. Sources: Portland Checks on Ray Allen, Who's Intent on Sitting out Season

    Perhaps the Portland Trail Blazers could've been an ideal scenario for Ray Allen to return to the NBA : A championship contender in a tradition-rich market losing one of the league's best three-point shooters to a devastating injury...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 5 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  14. Matthews Takes to Instagram to Thank '#RipCity'

    I would be lying if I did not admit to having tears fall down my face this morning because I was hoping to just be waking up from a bad dream. I'm sorry this response took this long but none of it felt real, and to be honest, it still doesn't...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 5 months ago 85 reads 0 comments

  15. Pressure Is Back on Portland Trail Blazers Bench After Wesley Matthews' Injury

    The questions surrounding the Portland Trail Blazers ' depth are back and carrying a more ominous tone than ever in the wake of Wesley Matthews ' season-ending injury...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 12,252 reads 30 comments

  16. NBA World Reacts to Wes' Injury on Twitter

    All around the NBA , not just in Portland , players, coaches and members of the media are reacting to the news of Wesley Matthews ruptured Achilles. Here's some of the sentiments shown throughout the league...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 months ago 50 reads 0 comments

  17. Quick: How a Pop Changes Blazers' Fortune

    It was the pop heard around the Western Conference, the exploding of Wesley Matthews' left ankle changing a playoff race and exposing a team and a fan base to even more sorrow...

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  18. The Impact of Wes' Injury on Blazers, His Future

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  19. Video: Matthews Talks About His Achilles Injury

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  20. Trail Blazers Beat Dallas Mavericks, Lose 'Heart and Soul' in Wesley Matthews

    This should be about another inspiring Trail Blazers victory. About a fan nailing a half court shot to win a car. About the hope and promise of what lies ahead for a surging team that appears to be rounding into form at the best possible time...

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  21. Batum on Matthews: 'It's Just Unfair'

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  22. Blazers Stifle Mavs for 5th Straight Win

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) LaMarcus Aldridge had 17 points and 12 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away in the second half for a 94-75 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night...

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  23. After Years of Heartbreak, Portland Deserves Something Special

    In no NBA city is the investment/return deficit for a fan base and its team as sorrowfully large as Portland , where the only explanation for the cycle of heartbreak that stretches ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 5 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  24. Batum Goes the Dynamite! Nico Comes Up Huge in Win

    The Portland Trail Blazers came back from 10 points down with 2:38 left to defeat the Los Angeles Clippers Wednesday night in Los Angeles...

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  25. Lillard Contribute on Glass with 18 Rebs

    With a furious late-game rally, a barrage of incredible plays from Nicolas Batum and a little luck, the Trail Blazers continued their March momentum in dramatic fashion Wednesday night...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 5 months ago 49 reads 0 comments