1. Projecting Portland Trail Blazers' Best and Worst 2015 NBA Playoff Matchups

    The calendar year of 2015 has not been kind to the Portland Trail Blazers . The team has gone just 18-17 since New Year’s Day, which is a far cry from the 26-7 record it held up to that point...

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  2. 3 Reasons the Portland Trail Blazers Can Contend for a Title

    There’s only a handful of championship-contending teams in the NBA each season, and the Portland Trail Blazers are one of them...

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  3. 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...

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  4. Hurdles the Portland Trail Blazers Must Still Overcome

    The Portland Trail Blazers have played like one of the NBA ’s best teams to this point. And you don’t get this far without making some enemies. The city's pride and joy has come together as a force on both ends, ranked as the No...

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  5. Checklist for Portland Trail Blazers During Season's Home Stretch

    The Portland Trail Blazers got the stretch run off on the wrong foot but look to have things momentarily repaired...

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  6. Ranking the Portland Trail Blazers' All-Time All-Stars

    The NBA All-Star Game has long been a treat for fans, as the league’s best players get together and go at it. Every team has had a player selected to participate at some point, though some certainly more than others...

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  7. Grading Every Portland Trail Blazers Player Heading into 2015 NBA All-Star Break

    The All-Star break is finally here, and while the festivities are a big part, it's also a time to reflect on the first half of the season. The Portland Trail Blazers have matched their record from this time last season, tied for No...

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  8. Portland Trail Blazers Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for February

    The Portland Trail Blazers and their fans surely let out a heavy sigh of relief as January came to a close. That was brutal. Portland went just 6-9 through the month, with the team's offense and defense struggling without key contributors...

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  9. 5 Biggest Takeaways from the Portland Trail Blazers' 1st Half of the Season

    The Portland Trail Blazers have been destructive so far this season, ranking as one of the NBA 's best teams on both ends en route to a 32-14 record that ranks No. 3 (tie) in the Western Conference...

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  10. Portland Trail Blazers: How to Beat Every Top West Team

    As we head into the season's second half, the playoff picture is becoming clearer in the West. In turn, it makes it all that more important for the Portland Trail Blazers to find a way to knock off each contending team...

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  11. 1 Area Each Blazers Contributor Must Improve in Season's 2nd Half

    It's hard to find fault with the Portland Trail Blazers so far, who are currently tied with the Atlanta Hawks for the league's second-best record at 30-8...

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  12. 6 Things the Portland Trail Blazers Must Achieve During 2015

    The calendar year of 2014 was big for the Portland Trail Blazers , and 2015 could be just as special, but there'll be a to-do list to check off for this Western Conference powerhouse...

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  13. Are the Blazers' Young Prospects Developing as Expected?

    Despite the lack of NBA experience on the roster, the Portland Trail Blazers currently have the No. 2 record in the NBA...

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  14. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Portland Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers are off to a hot start once again but have still seen their fair share of highs and lows...

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  15. Breaking Down the Portland Trail Blazers' Best Trade Bait

    The Portland Trail Blazers currently hold a 20-6 record, have played well on both ends of the floor and are tied with the Memphis Grizzlies for fifth in points-per-game differential...

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  16. Ranking the Trail Blazers' 10 Best Highlights of the 2014-15 Season So Far

    With their methodical offense and tight defense, the Portland Trail Blazers don’t exhibit a ton of highlight plays...

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  17. Portland Trail Blazers Power Rankings: Gauging Full Roster After First 6 Weeks

    The season is still young, but the Portland Trail Blazers have already proved their worth. With a record of 13-4, Portland has shown it belongs in the upper echelon of the NBA ’s best, by means of the terrific production of its players...

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  18. Portland Trail Blazers' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for December

    The Portland Trail Blazers have started out the 2014-15 season in strong fashion and should look to close out the calendar year in a comparable manner. With an 11-3 record thus far, the Blazers have a relatively easy schedule ahead...

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  19. Portland Trail Blazers' Most Startling Statistics of 2014-15 Season So Far

    The season is still young, but that shouldn ’t discount our ability to review and reflect on the statistical numbers of the Portland Trail Blazers in the early going...

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  20. Portland Trail Blazers Must Take Advantage of Early Chance to Control Division

    The Portland Trail Blazers last won a division title during the 1998-99 season, as a part of the Pacific Division...

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  21. The Good, Bad and Ugly from the Portland Trail Blazers' Early Season

    It’s still in the early days of the Portland Trail Blazers ’ season, but we have already seen a fair share of the good, bad and ugly sights a new NBA campaign can bring...

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  22. Grading Portland Trail Blazers' Final 15-Man Roster

    The 2014-15 NBA season is underway and the Portland Trail Blazers have their roster settled at 15 players. The majority of the names are the same as last season, but a few new names will give Portland a bit of a different look going forward...

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  23. 5 Bold Predictions for the Portland Trail Blazers During 2014-15 Season

    As the 2014-15 NBA season draws closer, it's that time again to commence predictions for the Portland Trail Blazers . The team took a major step forward last season, making a 21-game improvement in the Western Conference standings...

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  24. Portland Trail Blazers Highlights to Get You Pumped Up for 2014-15 Season

    The Portland Trail Blazers let loose a multitude of highlight plays last season, which fans can surely anticipate for the 2014-15 NBA season...

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  25. Who Will Emerge as the Portland Trail Blazers' 6th Man?

    After a year of sporting one of the league's worst reserve units, the Portland Trail Blazers can look forward to an improved bench this season...

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