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NHL teams troll NBA for social media mandate

The NBA recently sent out a mandate to all 30 teams regarding social media interaction in the wake of a few so-called "Twitter wars" between teams. ESPN's Tim...

Report: Trail Blazers players ’emotional and shocked’ about Mason Plumlee trad

Apparently, we weren't the only ones shocked about the Portland Trail Blazers' Mason Plumlee trade Sunday. According to Joe Freeman of The Oregonian, Blazers players were hit...
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Report: Portland trades Mason Plumlee, 2nd-round pick to Denver for Jusuf Nurkic, 1st-round pick

The Portland Trail Blazers made a surprising move Sunday when they traded Mason Plumlee and a second-round pick to the Denver Nuggets in exchange for Jusuf Nurkic and...
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Eight most overpaid players in the NBA this season

The NBA landscape sure is changing. With this comes the need to throw out contract numbers at times. Players signed over the past couple offseasons surely found...

Blazers send out tweet showing frustration over All-Star snubs

For the second consecutive season, Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard has been snubbed as it relates to a spot on the Western Conference All-Star team. Reserves...
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Eight bold predictions for second half of the NBA season

As the second half of the NBA season gets going, there's been a ton take place around the Association. We've seen certain teams surprise the masses by...
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Eight most disappointing developments at the NBA midway point

As the NBA season enters its midway point, trends have started to unfold. Certain teams have proven to be downright failures in a season where they seemed...

WATCH: Meyers Leonard yells at announcer for calling him ‘Myles’

Portland Trail Blazers forward Meyers Leonard may not be the most well-known player in the NBA, but outside of Moda Center you'd think the one place he'd...
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Top 10 storylines for the 2016-17 NBA season

With the 2016-17 NBA season officially set to tipoff, there are a bunch of stories worth following throughout the year. Can anyone compete with the Golden State Warriors...

Seven under-the-radar NBA title contenders

The 2016-17 NBA season is officially set to kick off. Unlike in any of the other three professional sports in North America, there's only a handful off...

Eight NBA players that can’t wait to become free agents

With the absurd amount of money we have seen thrown around in the NBA this summer, there's very little doubt that some players are licking their chops...

Blazers match Nets offer to Allen Crabbe

Just a couple hours after retaining restricted free agent Meyers Leonard, the Portland Trail Blazers have made the decision to match the Brooklyn Nets offer sheet of...

Blazers re-sign Meyers Leonard to four-year, $41 million deal

The Portland Trail Blazers have re-signed restricted free agent Meyers Leonard to a four-year, $41 million deal. https://twitter.com/WojVerticalNBA/status/752216113484746752 Leonard, a lottery pick of Portland back in 2012, averaged 8.4 points...

Report: Spurs to sign Pau Gasol to two-year, $30 million deal

The San Antonio Spurs are apparently making some big news themselves on the Fourth of July. Just hours after Kevin Durant announced his intention to sign with...

Blazers reportedly offering Pau Gasol $20 million per season

The NBA free agency frenzy has slowed down a bit as teams around the league wait for Kevin Durant to make his long-awaited decision. With Durant on the...

Even in defeat, Blazers prove they are a force to be reckoned with

The Portland Trail Blazers lost 80 percent of their starting lineup and two of their three best players last summer. This came on the heels of the...
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Portland Trail Blazers smart to take on Brendan Haywood, Mike Miller contracts

Brendan Haywood and Mike Miller aren't going to help the Portland Trail Blazers on the court, but the franchise was smart to acquire the pair of veterans. In...
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4 Most Head-Scratching Moves During 2015 NBA Free Agency

The drama of NBA free agency has essentially concluded now that the DeAndre Jordan saga is over. However, the aftermath of the center's decision to leave the Dallas Mavericks...
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Report: 3 NBA Teams Achieve Separation in LaMarcus Aldridge Chase

LaMarcus Aldridge is taking his well-deserved time to make a decision about where he'll sign in free agency. According to Ken Berger of CBS Sports, the power forward has...
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Nicolas Batum Plans to Finish Basketball Career in France

When Nicolas Batum is finished playing in the NBA, he might not hang up the shoes right away. In an interview with Le Maine Libre, the Portland Trail Blazers small...
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Prized Free Agent LaMarcus Aldridge Selling Portland Home

LaMarcus Aldridge is undoubtedly one of the NBA's top two players who will be available in unrestricted free agency. A four-time All-Star, he'll have several suitors lining...

Report: Portland Trail Blazers Concerned About Losing LaMarcus Aldridge

The 2015 NBA free agent class is headlined by a couple franchise cornerstones in Marc Gasol and LaMarcus Aldridge, but neither player has publicly expressed a desire...
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2015 NBA Playoffs Review: Sunday, April 19

The second day of the 2015 NBA playoffs, Sunday, April 19, showcased four series-opening games. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers opened the day of basketball, while the...

NBA’s Top 5 Teams Entering the Second Half

The second half of the NBA season is about to get going. With so many elite-level teams out there, it's hard to pick out who are the...