1. Portland Trail Blazers: Emulating the Bench of the San Antonio Spurs

    In this edition of the Blazer's Edge Videocast, Dave and Sam talk about what makes the low-cost players of the Spurs so successful, what Portland can learn from San Antonio and whether C...

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  2. Former Blazers Assistant Coach Bernie Bickerstaff Wins Chuck Daly Award

    Bernie Bickerstaff, whose 40 years in the NBA included two recent seasons as an assistant coach with the Trail Blazers , has been awarded the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Basketball Coaches Association...

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  3. Bill Walton Marks Blazers' Championship Anniversary with a Photo

    Bill Walton marked the 37th anniversary of the Portland Trail Blazers ' NBA championship on Thursday with a photo sent out by his wife, Lori, on Twitter.....

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  4. Robin Lopez 'Was Better Than Anyone Expected'

    To accompany your You be the GM comments and votes, we've reached out to a handful of local experts who cover the Portland Trail Blazers for their opinions on the value of every player on the roster...

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  5. Batum Attends Ceremony to Honor 70th Anniversary of D-Day

    Today is the 70th anniversary of D-Day. On June 6, 1944, Allied forces comprised mostly of American, British, French and Canadian soldiers stormed the beaches of Normandy in northern ...

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  6. Ford: Will Blazers Try To Trade For 2014 Lottery Pick?

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  7. Trail Blazers Bench: Known Quantities & Internal Growth

    According to… well just about everyone at this point, the Portland Trail Blazers are probably looking at a rather quiet summer...

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  8. Dollars and Sense: Why the Trail Blazers Must Consider Trade

    The Portland Trail Blazers are a likeable crew—one of the most likeable in the NBA . I tend to think this is more a reactionary byproduct of the 'Jail Blazers' era and careful marketing than anything else, but I have always been a bit of a cynic...

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  9. Could the Portland Trail Blazers Trade for Roy Hibbert?

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  10. Will Freeland Be a Factor Off the Bench for the Blazers Next Season?

    With the Portland Trail Blazers season wrapped, we evaluate the roster player-by-player, giving the fans the power of who should stay and who should go.....

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  11. NBA, Adidas Release Blazers' 2014 NBA Draft Hat

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  12. What We Learned About the Portland Trail Blazers This Season

    Talk about exceeding expectations. The Portland Trail Blazers weren't slated to make much noise this season, but proved to make quite a bit of it...

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  13. Matthews, Batum Draw Votes for All-Defensive Team

    The NBA announces its 2014 All-Defensive teams on Monday, and two Portland Trail Blazers players received votes this year...

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  14. Trail Blazers' Conservative Defensive Is Cause for Concern

    Back in March, FiveThirtyEight's Benjamin Morris wrote an interesting article about the value of the steal. In his estimation, based on regressing box score stats to match on/off court data, the steal is much more valuable than any other single stat...

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  15. What Can Blazers' Offense Take From The Spurs?

    A breakdown of what lessons the Portland Trail Blazers might be able to take from the San Antonio Spurs when it comes to offensive execution.....

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  16. LaMarcus Aldridge: Why A Contract Extension Could Be the Right Move

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  17. Noah Leads 1st All-Defensive Teams; Matthews, Batum Each Earn 1st Team Vote

    The NBA announced the 2013-14 All-Defensive first and second teams Monday, headlined by Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah , the 2013-14 Defensive Player of the Year...

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  18. Should Will Barton Expect Expanded Role Next Season?

    2013-14 season notables: Recorded 17 points on 7 for 13 shooting and six rebounds on May 12 vs. San Antonio ... Scored 13 points on 5 for 5 shooting on May 8 at San Antonio .....

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  19. How to Improve Moda Center Experience

    Those who have ever had the pleasure of seeing a game at the Memorial Coliseum know what I mean. There is something a little unique, a little interesting about being not just in a giant ...

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  20. Could LaMarcus Aldridge Be Lured Away from Portland Trail Blazers in 2015?

    Two years from now, you're watching a basketball game and see an athletic big man put his back to the basket along the left baseline...

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  21. Robin Lopez: Portland's New Favorite Twin

    My expectations were limited when I found out the Portland Trail Blazers acquired Robin Lopez from the New Orleans Pelicans last summer. Portland has a long history of big men that have failed to pan out or fit into their system...

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  22. Portland Trail Blazers: Free Agent Center Possibilities

    We highlight two veteran centers who might sign with the Portland Trail Blazers for the mid-level exception...

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  23. Revisit: Is LaMarcus Aldridge One of the 10 Greatest Blazers?

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  24. The Blazers Covered a Lot of Ground This Season

    As many of you probably know, Nicolas Batum finished the regular season as the player who covered the most ground in the NBA .....

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  25. Jaynes: Blazers Should Consider Aldridge Trades

    The Trail Blazers aren't going to talk about it and either is LaMarcus Aldridge , but there must be some serious thinking going on right now at One Center Court about trading Aldridge...

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