1:16 AM EST, Mon February 19, 2018
Rip City Project 1 hour ago

Damian Lillard drops 21 points in 3rd All-Star game

Damian Lillard competed in his third career All-Star game. He scored Damian Lillard played his third career All-Star game for Team Steph tonight. Finally, after two straight seasons of being snubbed, NBA fans, media and coaches came to their senses and put him back on the team. First Quarter Dame came off the bench with […] Damian Lillard drops 21 points in 3rd All-Star game - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project 9 hours ago

From Petrie to Glide to Dame: The All-Star history of the Portland Trail Blazers

When Damian Lillard was named to the 2017-2018 NBA All-Star team, it was the 41st time in franchise history that a Portland Trail Blazers player had been so honored. Among NBA/ABA franchises, the Portland Trail Blazers have the seventh-best winning percentage (.534) in history. Only eight teams have made the playoffs more times than Portland, […] From Petrie to Glide to Dame: The All-Star history of the Portland Trail Blazers - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project 12 hours ago

CJ McCollum named new NBPA Vice President (2018-2020)

The NBPA recently announced via Twitter its new Vice President – CJ McCollum. Lost in the hubbub of All-Star weekend, the National Basketball Players Association named CJ McCollum as its newest Vice President. Congrats to the newest NBPA Executive Committee member, VP @CJMcCollum. pic.twitter.com/Q6D3xWaMcD — NBPA (@TheNBPA) February 16, 2018 CJ joins LeBron James (First Vice President), […] CJ McCollum named new NBPA Vice President (2018-2020) - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Feb 17, 2018

What we wish the Blazers did at the trade deadline

While the Blazers missed out on trade targets such as DeAndre Jordan and Kent Bazemore, many fans are still happy with the financially-motivated trade by Neil Olshey. The Portland Trail Blazers were one of a few teams to make a trade deadline move. Neil Olshey sent off Noah Vonleh and cash in return for the […] What we wish the Blazers did at the trade deadline - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Los Angeles Times Feb 16, 2018
Lakers head into All-Star break on three-game losing streak after 119-111 loss to Timberwolves

Lakers head into All-Star break on three-game losing streak after 119-111 loss to Timberwolves

The day before All-Star weekend began, the Lakers lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-111.
Los Angeles Times Feb 16, 2018
Ex-NBA player Al Harrington lists his home with a basketball court in Calabasas

Ex-NBA player Al Harrington lists his home with a basketball court in Calabasas

Former NBA player Al Harrington is seeking $4.895 million for his home with a basketball court in Calabasas.
Rip City Project Feb 16, 2018

Round Mound of Stumptown: Charles Barkley as a Trail Blazer?

When Charles Barkley says, “I’ll tell you a funny story; nobody actually knows this story,” our ears perk up. When that “funny” story involves the Portland Trail Blazers … well, then Sir Charles has our full attention. NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley dropped a juicy, behind-the-scenes, gossipy nugget Thursday on TNT. Apparently, at some […] Round Mound of Stumptown: Charles Barkley as a Trail Blazer? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Feb 16, 2018

Best wins for Portland Trail Blazers in first half of season

Defeating the Golden State Warriors was one of Portland’s best wins of the season. But which other victories are up there too? The Blazers have won 32 of their first 58 games in 2017-2018 – this an eight-game improvement on last year. Which of those 32 were the best for Portland, though? Opening Night – […] Best wins for Portland Trail Blazers in first half of season - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Plain Dealer Feb 15, 2018
Dan Gilbert's son survives brain surgery, asks if Cavaliers beat Thunder

Dan Gilbert's son survives brain surgery, asks if Cavaliers beat Thunder

Cavaliers majority owner Dan Gilbert said in a Tweet that his son survived eight hours of brain surgery.
Tampa Bay Times Feb 15, 2018
Gibson, Butler lead Timberwolves rally past Lakers, 119-111

Gibson, Butler lead Timberwolves rally past Lakers, 119-111

Gibson, Butler lead Timberwolves in rally past Lakers for 119-111 victory entering All-Star break
Rip City Project Feb 15, 2018

Portland Trail Blazers ahead of last year’s pace at All-Star break

The Portland Trail Blazers head into the All-Star break with a record of 32-26, 6th in the Western Conference. This season has been a rollercoaster for the Blazers (and us fans). One night, they come out and beat a fully-healthy Golden State Warriors team. On another night, they lose to the injured Brooklyn Nets. Seeing […] Portland Trail Blazers ahead of last year’s pace at All-Star break - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Feb 15, 2018

Rip City basks in the afterglow of a big-time victory: Morning Blazer

What a win! Ahh, let’s take a moment — shall we? — to savor it. To rejoice in the knowledge that the Trail Blazers can be a great team, even if not every piece falls into place at the right time. Howdy-hi there, friends and neighbors. And welcome to the “Did You See It? I […] Rip City basks in the afterglow of a big-time victory: Morning Blazer - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Feb 15, 2018

Sweet victory valentine as Trail Blazers beat Warriors, 123-117

The Portland Trail Blazers head to the All-Star break in style, beating the Golden State Warriors behind Damian Lillard’s 44 points. The first thing you need to know about the Trail Blazers game against the Golden State Warriors is that Portland won 123-117. All-Star Damian Lillard scored 44 points and dished out eight assists. The […] Sweet victory valentine as Trail Blazers beat Warriors, 123-117 - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Heat Index | ESPN Feb 14, 2018

How Goran Dragic went from national hero to first-time All-Star

After 714 NBA games, 145 international league contests and 91 FIBA matches, Goran Dragic's whirlwind career has finally reached stability.
Heat Index | ESPN Feb 14, 2018

Rizzo issues condolences to Florida alma mater

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo issued condolences and encouragement while sounding a note of alarm over the shooting at his alma mater Wednesday that left at least 17 people dead. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said he's demoralized things haven't changed.

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