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Oct 15, 2014
Rotoworld
LaMarcus Aldridge said that he'll definitely take more 3-pointers this season, and that coach Terry Stotts has already implemented offensive sets to get him shots beyond the arc.

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge reportedly signs with Jordan Brand

Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge has reportedly signed with Jordan Brand and will now exclusively wear Jordan retro and team model shoes both on and off court, according to Trail Blazers team reporter Casey Holdahl.
Rip City Project 11 hours ago

LaMarcus Aldridge – Defense by the numbers

LaMarcus Aldridge gets a fair bit of flack for being a “soft defender.” I believe this misconception actually stems from a pretty interesting phenomenon. Sometimes when a player dominates one side of the ball without doing so outright on the other, they are deemed insufficient in their area of lesser proficiency. Aldridge is a spectacular […] LaMarcus Aldridge – Defense by the numbers - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rotoworld Oct 15, 2014

LaMarcus Aldridge planning to shoot more 3s - LaMarcus Aldridge (F/C) Portland Trail Blazers

LaMarcus Aldridge said that he'll definitely take more 3-pointers this season, and that coach Terry Stotts has already implemented offensive sets to get him shots beyond the arc.

LaMarcus Aldridge to launch more 3's

LaMarcus Aldridge is good shooter from mid-range and to become more of a threat he is planning to shoot more jump shots from behind the three-point li...
Rip City Project Oct 15, 2014

LaMarcus Aldridge to shoot more threes… Groundbreaking?

The internet has been abuzz today with the news that LaMarcus Aldridge intends to take more three-pointers in the 2014-15 season. Trail Blazers Head Coach Terry Stotts has been encouraging him to do so since arriving in Portland two seasons ago. After some hesitation, Aldridge worked on his range this summer and expects to pepper […] LaMarcus Aldridge to shoot more threes… Groundbreaking? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Northwest Sports Beat Oct 14, 2014

Should the Blazers look to part with Aldridge?

NWSB Insider and Portland Trail Blazers blogger Steve Lee breaks down the situation regarding Rip City and LaMarcus Aldridge. Although the three-time NBA All-Star has stated he would like to stay in Portland, a step back in team success could change his mind. With free agency around the corner, could PDX target as a free agent next summer? Or even trade the big man?
Should LaMarcus Aldridge shoot more three-pointers?

Should LaMarcus Aldridge shoot more three-pointers?

LaMarcus Aldridge averaged 23.2 points per game during the 2013-14 NBA season. He shot only 15 three-pointers. Is it time for Aldridge to significantly up that total for the 2014-15 NBA season? Sound off!
Blazersedge Oct 14, 2014

LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard MVP Odds

What are the chances of LaMarcus Aldridge or Damian Lillard winning MVP? Which Blazers factor into the scoring title race? How about Terry Stotts for Coach of the Year? Vegas odds revealed here. Sports betting company Bovada.lv (@BovadaLV) has published their odds for various NBA awards in the 2014-15 season. Several Portland Trail Blazers members have made their list this year. M.V.P. LeBron James leads the MVP Odds at 5/6 followed by Kevin Durant at 4/1. LaMarcus Aldridge sits in 12th with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love, paying off 33/1. Damian Lillard ties with John Wall for 16th at 80/1...
Blazersedge Oct 14, 2014

Portland Trail Blazers on Sirius/XM Radio Wrap-Up

Sirius/XM Radio's NBA team were in Portland yesterday examining the ins and outs of the Trail Blazers training camp. Hear the interviews here! The good folks from Sirius/XM Radio rolled into town yesterday to examine the Portland Trail Blazers training camp, part of a national tour covering a dozen NBA franchises. Justine Termine and Mike Dunleavy Sr. conducted the interviews. Damian Lillard on Team USA and "The Shot" LaMarcus Aldridge on Three-Point Range and Getting Paid Casey Holdahl of ForwardCenter.net has a transcript of the Aldridge interview. Money quotes from...
Blazersedge Oct 13, 2014

Aldridge Named Best Power Forward in NBA

SB Nation's Sonics Rising names their top Power Forwards in the NBA, and LaMarcus Aldridge heads the list. Dantae Delgato at SB Nation's Sonics Rising has a post on ranking the NBA best power forwards of 2014-2015, based on the consensus of the Sonics Rising crew and some of their guests. LaMarcus Aldridge captures the #1 ranking of the top 30 starting power forwards by The term power forward has faced quite the evolution from the early days in the NBA. I grew up watching the "classic" power forward: back to the basket, rarely ventured out to mid-range. Rebounding was his forte', and he...

LaMarcus Aldridge says 'I felt better' in scoring 22 points in Trail Blazers' loss to Utah (video)

Aldridge scored 22 points and shot 10 for 14 from field in an efficient 24 minutes.

LaMarcus Aldridge shows All-Star form, but Trail Blazers drop another to Utah Jazz: Game Rewind

Alex Burks scores after missing two free throws to allow the Jazz to beat Portland for the second time in three days.

Trail Blazers: Are LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard the best duo in the NBA?

Maybe. Maybe not. But, at the very least, the Blazers' All-Star duo is in the conversation.

LaMarcus Aldridge focused on Trail Blazers' season, not how NBA television deal will impact future

Aldridge has studied the NBA's new lucrative national television contract, but he hasn't thought about how it will impact his free agency this summer.

Trail Blazers: Does NBA's new mega TV deal jeopardize LaMarcus Aldridge's pledge to sign extension?

Aldridge has pledged to sign a maximum contract extension offer with Blazers, but some have speculated that a new NBA TV deal could alter his thinking.

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