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ClutchPoints Jul 13, 2019
Hassan Whiteside says Damian Lillard ‘wrote books’ with long texts selling him on Blazers

Hassan Whiteside says Damian Lillard ‘wrote books’ with long texts selling him on Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers acquired big man Hassan Whiteside in a trade with the Miami Heat earlier this month, a move that left some scratching their heads at what exactly the Blazers were doing. But don’t count Portland star Damian Lillard among those people. Lillard was thrilled to have Whiteside aboard, and Whiteside says that […] The post Hassan Whiteside says Damian Lillard ‘wrote books’ with long texts selling him on Blazers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 12, 2019
Hassan Whiteside says Heat tenure was ‘definitely more good than bad’

Hassan Whiteside says Heat tenure was ‘definitely more good than bad’

The Miami Heat put an end to the Hassan Whiteside era earlier this month, trading the big man to the Portland Trail Blazers after a five-year run in South Beach. But in spite of the fact that Whiteside’s tenure with the Heat did not exactly end well, he still has fond memories of his time […] The post Hassan Whiteside says Heat tenure was ‘definitely more good than bad’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 11, 2019
Hassan Whiteside explains why Portland is the ‘perfect situation’

Hassan Whiteside explains why Portland is the ‘perfect situation’

Despite some well-documented butting of heads with Erik Spoelstra throughout his six-year tenure with the Miami Heat, Hassan Whiteside is adamant there’s no ill will between he and the team now that he’s finally continuing his career elsewhere. Of course, considering how thrilled he is to be playing for the Portland Trail Blazers, perhaps the […] The post Hassan Whiteside explains why Portland is the ‘perfect situation’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 9, 2019
Hassan Whiteside is giving out donuts in Portland

Hassan Whiteside is giving out donuts in Portland

Hassan Whiteside is wasting no time endearing himself to the locals upon his trade to the Portland Trail Blazers, taking a box full of Rip City’s famous Voodoo Donuts and sharing them with people in the streets. Whiteside’s embracing Rip City ✊ New Blazers big man is giving out donuts in Portland: “More love, we […] The post Hassan Whiteside is giving out donuts in Portland appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 8, 2019
Terry Stotts says Hassan Whiteside will have an ‘immediate impact’ with Blazers

Terry Stotts says Hassan Whiteside will have an ‘immediate impact’ with Blazers

Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts is optimistic about Hassan Whiteside’s run with his team, after general manager Neil Olshey made a bold move by trading two of his role players to acquire the 7-footer. Whiteside will likely start at center, replacing Jusuf Nurkic, who is expected to be out for part of the […] The post Terry Stotts says Hassan Whiteside will have an ‘immediate impact’ with Blazers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Inquisitr Jul 7, 2019
NBA Trade Rumors: Trail Blazers Could Swap Hassan Whiteside For Kevin Love, ‘Forbes’ Suggests

NBA Trade Rumors: Trail Blazers Could Swap Hassan Whiteside For Kevin Love, ‘Forbes’ Suggests

The Portland Trail Blazers reached another milestone in the 2018-19 NBA season when they made it to the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 2000. However, their recent loss against the Golden State Warriors showed that the explosive backcourt duo of C.J. McCollum and Damian Lillard wasn’t enough for the Trail Blazers to fully dominate the Western Conference and contend for the NBA championship title. If they want to have a better chance of achieving their main goal next season, the Trail Blazers should make it a priority to add another superstar this summer. One of the NBA...
ClutchPoints Jul 6, 2019
Meyers Leonard found out he’d been traded by the Blazers to the Heat on Twitter

Meyers Leonard found out he’d been traded by the Blazers to the Heat on Twitter

The Portland Trail Blazers sent Meyers Leonard to the Miami Heat in a three-team deal that landed them Hassan Whiteside. However, before the front office was even able to call him, Leonard found out about the trade….through a Woj tweet. Meyers Leonard says he found out he got traded to the Heat from a @wojespn […] The post Meyers Leonard found out he’d been traded by the Blazers to the Heat on Twitter appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 3, 2019
Hassan Whiteside posts farewell message for Heat

Hassan Whiteside posts farewell message for Heat

Hassan Whiteside posted a farewell message to the Miami Heat and their fans after his stint in South Beach came to a close. Whiteside was sent to the Portland Trail Blazers in the deal that sent superstar guard Jimmy Butler to Miami. After seeing his five-year run in Miami ends, the towering center took to […] The post Hassan Whiteside posts farewell message for Heat appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 3, 2019
Blazers’ Hassan Whiteside looking forward to opportunity of new beginning in Portland

Blazers’ Hassan Whiteside looking forward to opportunity of new beginning in Portland

Hassan Whiteside is looking forward to the opportunity of a new beginning with the Portland Trail Blazers after getting traded by the Miami Heat, according to Shandel Richardson of The Athletic. The Heat have been trying to trade Whiteside for the past two summers. Whiteside was also looking for a fresh start somewhere. Both sides […] The post Blazers’ Hassan Whiteside looking forward to opportunity of new beginning in Portland appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hoops Habit Jul 3, 2019

Portland Trail Blazers: Why Hassan Whiteside is worth the risk

The Portland Trail Blazers got in on all the offseason fun by acquiring Hassan Whiteside from the Miami Heat. Here are three reasons Whiteside is worth the risk for the Blazers. After missing out on Hassan Whiteside back in the 2016 free agency period, Portland Trail Blazers general manager Neil Olshey was able to land him […] Portland Trail Blazers: Why Hassan Whiteside is worth the risk - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints Jul 3, 2019
Meyers Leonard’s wife responds to Hassan Whiteside for reaction on trade from Heat to Blazers

Meyers Leonard’s wife responds to Hassan Whiteside for reaction on trade from Heat to Blazers

Hassan Whiteside, now of the Portland Trail Blazers, sent out a subtle jab to his former team. However, the wife of Meyers Leonard has responded in defense of his husband’s new team, the Miami Heat. On Instagram, Whiteside celebrated his trade to the Blazers and boasted that he will be going to a team with […] The post Meyers Leonard’s wife responds to Hassan Whiteside for reaction on trade from Heat to Blazers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 1, 2019
Hassan Whiteside is hyped about being traded to Blazers

Hassan Whiteside is hyped about being traded to Blazers

Hassan Whiteside is hyped about being traded by the Miami Heat to the Portland Trail Blazers. Whiteside posted a video of him saying, “We got shooters!” The big man will be playing alongside Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum in Portland. Whiteside seems HYPED about getting traded to Portland
ClutchPoints Jul 1, 2019
CJ McCollum reacts to Portland acquiring Hassan Whiteside

CJ McCollum reacts to Portland acquiring Hassan Whiteside

The Portland Trail Blazers mostly sat on the sidelines of the opening day of free agency. Re-signing Rodney Hood, picking up Mario Hezonja on the cheap, and letting Al-Farouq Aminu walk to the Orlando Magic would indeed change the fabric of the Blazers next season and going forward, but were hardly the type of league-changing […] The post CJ McCollum reacts to Portland acquiring Hassan Whiteside appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 1, 2019
Why the addition of Hassan Whiteside is a puzzling one for the Trail Blazers

Why the addition of Hassan Whiteside is a puzzling one for the Trail Blazers

On Monday, the Portland Trail Blazers came out of left field in acquiring Hassan Whiteside in a trade with the Miami Heat, sending back Maurice Harkless and Meyers Leonard in return. So, what exactly are the Blazers doing here? I understand that Jusuf Nurkic is recovering from a gruesome broken leg injury, but by all […] The post Why the addition of Hassan Whiteside is a puzzling one for the Trail Blazers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Heat Index | ESPN Jul 1, 2019

Hassan Whiteside trade grades: Who wins the deal?

How did the Blazers and Heat make out here? Kevin Pelton unpacks the many details.

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