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LaMarcus Aldridge questionable as Trail Blazers prepare for rematch with Houston Rockets

Aldridge has an upper respiratory illness and will be a game-time decision as the Blazers meet Houston for the first time since last year's playoffs.
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LaMarcus Aldridge, Al Horford named NBA Players of the Week

LaMarcus Aldridge of the Portland Trail Blazers and Al Horford of the Atlanta Hawks have been named players of the week for their respective NBA conference. This is Aldridge’s second honor this month and eighth in his career. The official NBA press release reads as follows: PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge […] LaMarcus Aldridge, Al Horford named NBA Players of the Week - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge named Western Conference Player of the Week for 8th time

Aldridge averaged 26.3 points (51.7 percent shooting), 14.3 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 2.25 steals and 1.25 blocked shots leading the Blazers to a 4-0 record.
Oregon State Beavers lead Pac-12 in scoring defense: Men's basketball stats breakdown

Oregon State Beavers lead Pac-12 in scoring defense: Men's basketball stats breakdown

Your Monday statistical snapshot of the Oregon State men's basketball team.

Robin Lopez linked to Khloe Kardashian; Trail Blazers make return to Houston: Game day links

Robin Lopez addresses rumors that Khloe Kardashian was interested in dating the Blazers big man, plus Portland and Houston reignite a playoff rivalry.
Oregon State Beavers baseball announces changes to 2015 schedule

Oregon State Beavers baseball announces changes to 2015 schedule

OSU will open its home schedule Feb. 27 with a three-game series against Grambling State.
Inside the Rose Bowl Matchups: Florida State's Jameis Winston against Oregon's defense

Inside the Rose Bowl Matchups: Florida State's Jameis Winston against Oregon's defense

The Ducks will be tasked with stopping the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner.

Tyson Alger's AP Top 25 Men's basketball ballot

Washington is moving up in voter Tyson Alger's rankings.

Oregon Ducks' Ty Griffin isn't Jameis Winston, but plays him on the scout team

Griffin, who transferred to Oregon from Georgia Tech "can help a lot" as the Ducks prepare for the Yellow Jackets' ACC rival Florida State.

Oregon Ducks rush to greatness: To fly, the Ducks' offense knows it must first run

Oregon's high-scoring, quick-strike offense is predicated on the run, and the Ducks' ninth consecutive conference rushing title shows the commitment.
Oregon State women's basketball jumps into Associated Press top 10 for first time in school history

Oregon State women's basketball jumps into Associated Press top 10 for first time in school history

The Beavers are currently riding a program-best 10-0 start and are coming off a three-win week, including a convincing 70-55 victory at then-No. 6 North Carolina. The Tar Heels are, interestingly, ranked one spot ahead of the Beavers in this week's poll.
Oregon Ducks ranked No. 15 in Collegiate Baseball Preseason Top 40

Oregon Ducks ranked No. 15 in Collegiate Baseball Preseason Top 40

Defending College World Series champion Vanderbilt is ranked No.1 in the preseason list.
Men's basketball Top 25: Kentucky No. 1 again as Washington continues climb

Men's basketball Top 25: Kentucky No. 1 again as Washington continues climb

Kentucky was once again a unanimous No. 1, ranking ahead of Duke, Arizona and Louisville – a top four in the same order as last week.
Tidbits from women's basketball's 10-0 record start: Oregon State Beavers rundown

Tidbits from women's basketball's 10-0 record start: Oregon State Beavers rundown

The Oregon State women's basketball team extended its record start to 10-0 over the weekend with a pair of victories over Southern Illinois (71-55) and Nevada (73-50) in the New Orleans Shootout. Now looming is a Sunday contest at No. 11 Tennessee.

Ty Griffin is preparing the Oregon Duck defense for Jameis Winston and his brother, Taj, for life in Eugene

The transfer quarterback from Georgia Tech is helping emulate Jameis Winston in Oregon's bowl practices.

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