8:06 PM EDT, Wed July 29, 2015

Damian Lillard stars in Footlocker ad with Jimmy Kimmel; Chris Kaman getting his own TV show

Damian Lillard has a new television spot with Andrew Wiggins and Jimmy Kimmel, plus Chris Kaman is getting his own TV show and more Trail Blazers in the news.
Blazersedge Jun 30, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers Keep Chris Kaman Under Contract

Portland retains their center at a cost of $5 million. Jabari Young of CSNNW is reporting that the Portland Trail Blazers have elected to keep center Chris Kaman under contract for the 2015-16 season. Kaman, 33, will make the full $5 million in the final of a two-year deal he signed with the team after the Trail Blazers elected not to waive the veteran center by the 5PM ET (2PM Pacific) deadline. Kaman signed for $4.8 million last season with a second, non-guaranteed year to follow. In picking up that option the Blazers now owe $5 million to the 33-year-old center. Had they chosen not to...
Blazersedge Jun 30, 2015

Report: Portland Trail Blazers "Likely" to Pick Up Chris Kaman's Contract Option

Jason Quick of The Oregonian says the Blazers might retain their veteran center. Jason Quick of The Oregonian is reporting that the Portland Trail Blazers are "likely" to pick up the second year of Chris Kaman's contract option, The Trail Blazers on Tuesday will "likely" exercise their option on center Chris Kaman, according to a source familiar with the situation. The Blazers will wait until the 2 p.m. deadline to make the final decision in order to maintain flexibility for a possible trade. Kaman signed for $4.8 million last season with a second, non-guaranteed year to follow. If the...

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