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Rip City Project 20 hours ago

How Biofreeze helps keep Damian Lillard in Portland

After a day of teasing, the Portland Trail Blazers finally revealed their big announcement… a sponsorship from Biofreeze. And while this isn’t the type of big news that some fans expected, it plays a role in keeping superstar Damian Lillard in Rip City. The first inkling of a Portland Trail Blazers surprise came via Twitter […] How Biofreeze helps keep Damian Lillard in Portland - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 20, 2018
Damian Lillard, Portland sign endorsement deal with Biofreeze

Damian Lillard, Portland sign endorsement deal with Biofreeze

Both Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have agreed to an endorsement deal with Biofreeze, as first reported by Shams Charania of The Athletic. Sources: Portland star Damian Lillard has signed a multiyear endorsement deal with Biofreeze — which also has become the logo patch of the Trail Blazers. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September […] The post Damian Lillard, Portland sign endorsement deal with Biofreeze appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Rip City Project Sep 19, 2018

3 Goals for Damian Lillard this season

As the NBA 2018-19 season approaches, let’s dive into three goals for Portland Trail Blazers superstar Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard is entering his seventh NBA season for the Portland Trail Blazers. Drafted sixth overall in 2012, he has quickly blossomed into one of the league’s very best point guards and one of the franchise’s best […] 3 Goals for Damian Lillard this season - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazer's Edge Sep 19, 2018
Damian Lillard Signs Endorsement Deal with Biofreeze

Damian Lillard Signs Endorsement Deal with Biofreeze

The same company that has purchased patches on Trail Blazers jerseys also inks their biggest star. Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Biofreeze. It was announced today that Biofreeze has also purchased patches on Trail Blazers jerseys. Shams Charania of The Athletic broke the Lillard news. Sources: Portland star Damian Lillard has signed a multiyear endorsement deal with Biofreeze -- which also has become the logo patch of the Trail Blazers.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 19, 2018 Casey Holdahl of the Trail Blazers...
Blazer's Edge Sep 19, 2018
Can You Build and NBA Team for Under $25 Million?

Can You Build and NBA Team for Under $25 Million?

$25 million is chump change in the modern NBA. What if you were tasked with building a rotation on the cheap? The Portland Trail Blazers carry a couple of hefty contracts on their roster, belonging to Mr. Everything guard Damian Lillard and his backcourt mate CJ McCollum. That duo is slated to earn $54 million combined this season, around half of the salary cap. In 2020 they’ll earn over $60 million. Whether or not the pairing is viable long-term...that’s a discussion for another day. Either way, the Blazers could sure use cost-efficient teammates to fill out the roster around their...
Rip City Project Sep 19, 2018

2018-19 Portland Trail Blazers backcourt preview

The Portland Trail Blazers have a fantastic pair of guards in Lillard and CJ. The depth behind these two players will likely play a major role in this team’s success.   Portland has turned into a powerhouse for guards. Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum lead one of the highest scoring backcourts in the NBA, allowing […] 2018-19 Portland Trail Blazers backcourt preview - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2018
Jusuf Nurkic impresses C.J. McCollum with surprise guard skills

Jusuf Nurkic impresses C.J. McCollum with surprise guard skills

Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts may want scratch some of those late-game go-to plays for Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum to get Jusuf Nurkic into the mix. During a FIBA World Cup qualifier on Sunday against Czech Republic, Nurkic showed off some new and improved ball handles as he went coast to coast […] The post Jusuf Nurkic impresses C.J. McCollum with surprise guard skills appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 17, 2018
Blazers news: Damian Lillard breaks another writer to The Athletic

Blazers news: Damian Lillard breaks another writer to The Athletic

Is Portland Trail Blazers star guard Damian Lillard thinking of a career switch? In a recent tweet, Lillard shared yet another breaking news of a reporter joining The Athletic: Sources are telling me… Jabari Young to the Athletic as well…
Blazer's Edge Sep 17, 2018
Damian Lillard Breaks News Again

Damian Lillard Breaks News Again

The Blazers point guard continues to break news on NBA media members moves. Damian Lillard is at it again. After previously getting the scoop that Chris Haynes was headed to Yahoo Sports and Sam Amick was leaving USA Today for the Athletic, Damian Lillard broke the news today that Jabari Young would be leaving the San Antonio News Express to cover the NBA for the Athletic: Sources are telling me... Jabari Young to the Athletic as well... ‍♂️— Damian Lillard (@Dame_Lillard) September 17, 2018 Jabari covered the Blazers for Comcast Sports Northwest in 2014-15, but it is unknown...
Blazer's Edge Sep 17, 2018
How Much Does Continuity Matter?

How Much Does Continuity Matter?

Danny and Tara cover the week in Blazer-land in this week’s epsode of the Blazer’s Edge Podcast. On this week’s episode of the Blazer’s Edge podcast, Tara Bowen-Biggs and Danny Marang take a look at the recent changes at NBC Sports Northwest, Damian Lillard’s off-season workout video, the ticking time-bomb that is the Minnesota TimberBulls, whether or not Jimmy Butler is a viable target for the Trail Blazers, the value of a good locker room, how much continuity can matter, international basketball, lineups, rotations and more! Also, why Tara now hates dunks. CLICK HERE TO...
ClutchPoints Sep 17, 2018
Jazz’s Derrick Favors getting into the news business, breaking another move to The Athletic

Jazz’s Derrick Favors getting into the news business, breaking another move to The Athletic

Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard made waves the last few weeks by breaking big NBA reporter moves, and now Utah Jazz big man Derrick Favors is getting in on the act: Former Salt Lake Tribune writer Tony Jones has agreed to join The Athletic to cover the Utah Jazz and NBA, according to league sources […] The post Jazz’s Derrick Favors getting into the news business, breaking another move to The Athletic appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Mercury News Sep 17, 2018
Stephen Curry chimes in on Damian Lillard’s workout routine

Stephen Curry chimes in on Damian Lillard’s workout routine

Summer workouts are commonplace in the NBA and as Trailblazers guard Damian Lillard showed over some routines are more unorthodox than others.
ClutchPoints Sep 16, 2018
Stephen Curry reacts to Damian Lillard’s comical workout routine

Stephen Curry reacts to Damian Lillard’s comical workout routine

When Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum exasperated, “I’m trying, Jennifer,” no one doubted his work ethic; just his ability to beat the Golden State Warriors. Now, teammate Damian Lillard may have inadvertently stumbled upon the source of Stephen Curry’s power: But wait…that’s my whole workout routine for real https://t.co/V7kK0gav7a — Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) […] The post Stephen Curry reacts to Damian Lillard’s comical workout routine appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 16, 2018
Trail Blazers’ superstar Damian Lillard thinks his consistency is overlooked

Trail Blazers’ superstar Damian Lillard thinks his consistency is overlooked

The NBA is living in a golden age of point guards, from Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors to Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder. In a recent interview with CGTN, Portland Trail Blazers’ superstar Damian Lillard opened up about his place among his peers and the apparent disrespect he seems to be receiving: […] The post Trail Blazers’ superstar Damian Lillard thinks his consistency is overlooked appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Blazer's Edge Sep 16, 2018
Lillard on Feeling Overlooked

Lillard on Feeling Overlooked

Lillard sat down with CGTN to talk about his rising profile in the league. Damian Lillard sat down with Chinese news channel CGTN and opened up about a number of things during his recent trip to China. Lillard pointed out the respect that he feels might be lacking for his consistency: ”How steady I am and how consistent I do what I do at a high level kind of gets overlooked sometimes.” He also shared a story from eighth grade that changed his outlook on reacting in clutch situations: ”I remember in the eighth grade I had a game winning shot. I think we were down by two. I hit a...

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