1. Quick: Blazers' Answer Might Be in Locker Room

    SAN ANTONIO — When the Trail Blazers arrive for Game 3 in Portland on Saturday, they might want to wander to the back wall of their locker room, next to the locker of Robin Lopez, and take a history lesson...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 271 reads 1 comments

  2. Lillard on What Makes Spurs Tough: 'Screens Hurt'

    SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Spurs proved why they are a fascinating, well-oiled, attention to detail running machine. Their execution is clean and crisp. They run their sets and get into them with plenty of time to go through their options...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 688 reads 2 comments

  3. Canzano: 'Fight or Flight' Time for Blazers

    SAN ANTONIO --- Maybe the Trail Blazers should find Bobby Fischer and ask him what to do with the Spurs ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 240 reads 0 comments

  4. Blazers Will Need More Than Home-Court Magic to Make Spurs Series Competitive

    After two games and two blowouts, the Portland Trail Blazers head back to Rip City in search of answers. The sort of answers the San Antonio Spurs seem to have in spades in this series...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 months ago 8,417 reads 28 comments

  5. Williams Leaves vs. Spurs with Groin Injury

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  6. Blazers Find Snakes in Locker Room Before Game 2

    Shortly after the Trail Blazers arrived at the AT&T Center in San Antonio on Thursday for Game 2 of their playoff series against the Spurs , they found a snake in their locker room...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 53 reads 0 comments

  7. 3 Key Themes of the Social Chatter from Trail Blazers' Clash with Spurs

    Coming off an easy 116-92 Game 1 victory, the San Antonio Spurs made a statement against a young and upstart Portland Trail Blazers team. Tony Parker led the way for the Spurs...

    Nathan Tessler Written by Nathan Tessler about 2 months ago 276 reads 1 comments

  8. Trail Blazers' Blueprint for Upsetting the Spurs in Conference Semifinals

    Rogue asteroids have come crashing down to earth more gently than the Portland Trail Blazers did Tuesday night, when the San Antonio Spurs smarted and savvied their way to a 116-92 Game 1 stomping in the teams’ best-of-seven semifinals series...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 2 months ago 2,295 reads 9 comments

  9. Nicolas Batum Says Blazers Must 'Be More Angry' to Beat San Antonio Spurs

    Nicolas Batum has a pretty simple formula for improving the Portland Trail Blazers ' performance against the seemingly unbeatable San Antonio Spurs . Credit Batum for keeping things basic...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 2,569 reads 15 comments

  10. Bad News Blazers, These Aren't the Rockets

    It took nearly four minutes for the Portland Trail Blazers to put their first points on the board Tuesday night in Game 1 of the second round of the NBA playoffs...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 449 reads 1 comments

  11. Tony Parker: Game 2 Is Going to Be Totally Different'

    The San Antonio Spurs handed the Portland Trail Blazers a 24-point humbling in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals matchup between the teams Tuesday...

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 2 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  12. How Long Can Paper-Thin Portland Trail Blazers Survive?

    The San Antonio Spurs attacked the Portland Trail Blazers ' psyche with a mentally exhaustive effort built around shredded pick-and-roll coverage, extra passes, minimal mistakes and maximum support...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 11,796 reads 41 comments

  13. Aldridge: A 'Welcome to San Antonio' Game

    The Portland Trail Blazers dropped Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinals matchup with the San Antonio Spurs with a thud, 116-92 Tuesday night at the AT&T Center...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 186 reads 0 comments

  14. Postgame Audio from Blazers' Game 1 Loss

    SAN ANTONIO — The Portland Trail Blazers ' first second-round playoff series in 14 years got off to an incredibly rough start Tuesday night in San Antonio with a 116-92 wire-to-wire loss to the Spurs at the AT&T Center...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  15. Blazers Fans, This Isn't Going to Be Easy

    SAN ANTONIO – Let's make this as clear as possible, Trail Blazers fans – if you didn't already come to this conclusion at some point during Portland's 116-92 whipping ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 189 reads 0 comments

  16. Canzano: Blazers Taught Lesson in Beating

    SAN ANTONIO --- Maybe you wished for a bout of amnesia as you went to bed on Tuesday night. Or that you'd wake up Wednesday with a mulligan. Or maybe you just clicked the heels of your sneakers together and hoped James Harden would suddenly reappear...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 446 reads 0 comments

  17. LaMarcus Aldridge and Trail Blazers Made Right Choice by Sticking Together

    LaMarcus Aldridge 's future with the Portland Trail Blazers was up in the air not too long ago, but that should no longer be the case. Over the course of an unexpectedly great season, the hesitations on both sides should have melted away...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 2 months ago 3,011 reads 7 comments

  18. Factors That Will Decide Portland Trail Blazers' Playoff Ceiling

    The fifth-seeded Portland Trail Blazers might have the opportunity to make it to the Western Conference Finals if everything breaks right...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 2 months ago 4,697 reads 13 comments

  19. Do Portland Trail Blazers Present Major Matchup Problems for San Antonio Spurs?

    The Portland Trail Blazers weren't fazed when the entire West wanted to play them in the first round of the NBA playoffs, which means they probably won't be concerned about matching up with the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs in the second...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 8,049 reads 50 comments

  20. Will 2013-14 Trail Blazers Be a One-Shot Wonder or an All-Time Portland Great?

    It's no matter of hyperbole to suggest—if not scream from the rooftops—that Damian Lillard 's shot to beat the Houston Rockets in Game 6 and end the Portland Trail Blazers ' first-round series was the greatest in franchise history...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 months ago 2,823 reads 7 comments

  21. Video: Raw Footage of Blazers Celebrating Game 6

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 763 reads 0 comments

  22. Why It's Officially Time to Believe in the Portland Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers aren't supposed to be here. They weren't supposed to get off to a quick start and spend a significant amount of time atop the Western Conference standings, not after the preseason predictions...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 10,956 reads 67 comments

  23. Woj: How Lillard Gave Blazers Shot of a Lifetime

    Before ever engaging in a training-camp practice with the Portland Trail Blazers , Damian Lillard had completed a workout on a running track and gathered the nerve to ask his new ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 297 reads 0 comments

  24. Houston Rockets Wikipedia Page Gets Owned After Damian Lillard's Game-Winner

    All it took was one shot , albeit a pretty special one, and Damian Lillard gained all sorts of new responsibilities...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 88,946 reads 14 comments

  25. Report: Blazers to Give Rip City Shirts for 2nd Round

    The Portland Trail Blazers are switching things up a bit when it comes to giveaways for second round play...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 411 reads 0 comments