1. NBA Free Agency: Tracy McGrady and 6 Free Agents No One Is Talking About

    Tyson Chandler, David West and Jamal Crawford are probably the biggest names in the free agency this offseason...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,057 reads 1 comments

  2. NBA Free Agency 2011: 6 Big Men Who Can Complete the Portland Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers are finally looking like a team ready to make a push for a NBA Championship. With a great core set of guys in Raymond Felton , Wesley Matthews, Gerald ...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 3,367 reads 30 comments

  3. Portland Trail Blazers: Rip City Will Be Championship Contenders Next Season

    Disappointing. The Portland Trail Blazers season could only be summed up by such a word after falling short to the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the NBA Playoffs...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 789 reads 6 comments

  4. College Football Predictions: 6 Predictions for the Oregon Ducks 2011 Season

    After a heartbreaking loss to the Auburn Tigers at the biggest stage of them all, the BCS National Championship Game, the Oregon Ducks are ready to make a resurgent comeback and take the NCAA by storm...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 2,288 reads 4 comments

  5. NBA Rumors: Kobe Bryant and 5 Stars Who May Be Headed Overseas

    The NBA lockout is imminent and players are becoming disgruntled by the second. With the possibility of having no NBA season next year, big-time NBA superstars are weighing their options and deciding whether or not to make the big move overseas...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 2,167 reads 3 comments

  6. NBA Rumors: Andre Iguodala and 10 Most Underrated Players on the Move

    It's free agency season again, and this one looks relatively active. Players all over the NBA are on the move; some being traded and some opting out of the final year of their contracts...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,135 reads 0 comments

  7. Oregon Football: 5 Worst-Case Scenarios for 2011

    Teams that make it to a championship tend to either repeat performances or fall by the wayside. Imagine a world where everything bad that could happen to the Ducks happened...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 2,073 reads 17 comments

  8. 2011 NBA Draft Results: What Was the Best Draft-Day Trade?

    The NBA Draft is one of the biggest days for trades. Some teams go so head-over-heels for these rookie prospects, that they'll trade away a good part of their team for him...

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  9. NBA Draft 2011: The Top 15 Rookies and Their Best Case NBA Comparisons

    The transition from the NCAA to the NBA is one of the toughest in the sports world. We've seen dominant college players like Adam Morrison and J.J. Redick fall to the wayside once they've gotten to the NBA...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 4,956 reads 37 comments

  10. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Can the Portland Trail Blazers Finally Get a Healthy Stud?

    With some of the most unfortunate NBA Draft luck, the Portland Trail Blazers have managed to draft three severely injured players in the past five years...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 5,803 reads 54 comments

  11. NBA Playoffs 2011: 10 Candidates for NBA Playoffs MVP

    The MVP is the most coveted award in the NBA . It only goes to the player who exhibits exceptional play on a daily basis. The players who stand away from the pack of great basketball players can only hope to be considered for this award...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,184 reads 3 comments

  12. Portland Trail Blazers: Draft Prospects, Player Reviews, Kemba Walker and More

    Rip City fell short to the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the playoffs, but already they are taking strides to improve their team for next season...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 992 reads 0 comments

  13. 2011 NBA Finals: 5 Ways Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks Can Tie

    After a long, hard-fought battle in Game 1, the Dallas Mavericks fell short to a Miami Heat fourth-quarter run. Now that they've gotten a feel for their high-power offense, coach RIck Carlisle must devise a game plan for success...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 291 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Draft 2011: Kenneth Faried and 5 Big Men No One Is Talking About

    Dominant big men have always made their presence felt on the big stages. With the exception of this year's Miami Heat, the majority of championship contenders possess a dominant big man down low...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 446 reads 1 comments

  15. Gus Johnson: 10 Announcers Who Could Replace Him on CBS' March Madness Coverage

    Sad news touched basketball fans across the nation when word of CBS and Gus Johnson parting ways hit the media. One of March Madness' most beloved commentators, Johnson will no longer be bringing his unmatched energy to the sidelines for CBS sports...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 669 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Free Agency 2011: 5 Reasons Why J.R. Smith Is Perfect for the Chicago Bulls

    After a final, fallout season with the Denver Nuggets , J.R. Smith has his head in the Real Estate column looking for a new place to stay. He's had his ups and down with them, but the times has come for him to pack his things and move on...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 2,364 reads 5 comments

  17. NBA Playoffs 2011: Five Reasons a Miami-Dallas Final Is Great for the NBA

    With both the Dallas Mavericks and the Miami Heat solidifying their respective series at a nearly insurmountable 3-1 advantage, it looks as though the NBA Finals stage is set...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,681 reads 4 comments

  18. Portland Trail Blazers: You Be the GM—Cut Roy, Matthews, or Fernandez?

    After a relatively successful regular season for the Portland Trail Blazers, being led by LaMarcus Aldridge (despite all adversity in the form of injured knees) to the sixth seed in ...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,581 reads 15 comments

  19. NBA Playoffs 2011: James Harden and the 10 Unsung Heroes of the Postseason

    The playoffs brings the best out of every player in the NBA . The MVP of the league, Derrick Rose , has played incredible, Dirk Nowitzki has put up ridiculous numbers and Zach Randolph ...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 8,608 reads 29 comments

  20. Greg Oden Is the Key to Relevance for the Portland Trail Blazers

    Following a painstakingly slow yet effective process, Greg Oden is nearing the end of his rehabilitation...

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  21. Portland Trail Blazers: Where to Start First This Offseason

    After a disappointing first-round elimination at the hands of the Dallas Mavericks , the Portland Trail Blazers are exploring their options for moves to make in the offseason...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,787 reads 1 comments

  22. Portland Trail Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge's Top 10 Dunks of the Season

    It was simply LaMarcus Aldridge against whatever was in his path. Anything that got into his way, this season, L.A. soared above, around, or right through for the emphatic finish...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 501 reads 0 comments

  23. NY Knicks: Is a Coaching Change Needed to Tame Carmelo Anthony?

    In Game 2 of the Boston-New York series in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs, Carmelo Anthony scored 10 of his 42 points in the paint, and 10 from the foul line...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about 3 years ago 1,488 reads 6 comments

  24. Portland Trail Blazers: How Do Roy and Aldridge Compare to Rip City's Finest?

    There have been some great players to ever set foot in the Rose Garden. But now that LaMarcus Aldridge has almost become the franchise player for the Portland Trail Blazers , and ...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about over 3 years ago 1,071 reads 2 comments

  25. Portland Trail Blazers: Moves This Summer That Make Portland a Bigger Threat

    Following a tough, first round playoff elimination at the hands of the Dallas Mavericks, it's time for the Portland Trail Blazers to start planning for the offseason...

    Kristian Winfield Written by Kristian Winfield about over 3 years ago 3,598 reads 20 comments