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Jan 30, 2015
Rotoworld
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 37 points on 15-of-24 from the field against the Hawks during a 105-99 loss on Friday, adding 11 rebounds, two assists, two steals, one block and two 3-pointers.
Jan 29, 2015
Rotoworld
Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant, James Harden, LaMarcus Aldridge, Russell Westbrook, Chris Paul and Tim Duncan were named as the Western Conference All-Star Reserves.
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Blazers vs. Bucks Final Score: 95-88; Portland Blasted by Milwaukee

The Blazers were swept on their three game road trip Saturday night by the Milwaukee Bucks. Turnovers and poor defense ended the Portland road trip in disappointment. LaMarcus Aldridge had 18 points and 13 rebounds, Wesley Matthews had 19, but the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the Milwaukee Bucks, 95-88, Saturday night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Portland took an early 6-2 lead to start the game, but immediately surrender a 19-4 Milwaukee run on the back of seven team turnovers.  Meyers Leonard started at center and scored four points, but had several lapses on the defensive end...

Preview: Bucks vs. Trail Blazers

LaMarcus Aldridge endeared himself to Portland fans with his decision to delay surgery on his injured left thumb. In his first two games after the decision, Aldridge averaged 32 points and 10 rebounds while shooting 47% from the field.
Rotoworld Jan 30, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge scores 37 points vs. Hawks - LaMarcus Aldridge (F/C) Portland Trail Blazers

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 37 points on 15-of-24 from the field against the Hawks during a 105-99 loss on Friday, adding 11 rebounds, two assists, two steals, one block and two 3-pointers.
Rip City Project Jan 30, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge’s legacy grows with 4th All-Star selection

Calm down Portland. Yes, Damian Lillard was without question the biggest snub of the NBA All-Star season. We know he will have quite the chip on his shoulder during the second half of the year, so let’s see what he does to the rest of the league before we riot over a division rival who […] LaMarcus Aldridge’s legacy grows with 4th All-Star selection - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Jan 30, 2015

Assessing LaMarcus Aldridge: How has the injured Blazer big adjusted his game?

LaMarcus Aldridge has a torn ligament in his left thumb and he's playing anyway - quite well, might I add. How is he doing it? When LaMarcus Aldridge announced on Saturday morning that he was forgoing the recommended surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb, the typical reaction was one of sudden euphoria mixed with a late twinge of worry. The joy of seeing LMA back in the Portland lineup was one thing, but the long-term fears for the franchise player's health were another.What if Aldridge aggravates the injury? What if he survives playing hurt, but he's not effective? What if he...
Rip City Project Jan 29, 2015

NBA All-Star reserves: LaMarcus Aldridge in, Damian Lillard out

LaMarcus Aldridge has been selected to his fourth consecutive NBA All-Star team as a reserve. Damian Lillard, who was an All-Star last year, was not included among the reserves, but could still be brought in as a replacement for the injured Kobe Bryant. Western Conference starters: Stephen Curry, Kobe Bryant, Blake Griffin, Anthony Davis, Marc […] NBA All-Star reserves: LaMarcus Aldridge in, Damian Lillard out - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Jan 29, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge Selected To 2015 NBA All-Star Game, Damian Lillard Snubbed

LaMarcus Aldridge will represent the Blazers as a reserve in the NBA All-Star Game for the fourth consecutive season. Damian Lillard was shockingly snubbed by the coaches, but may still appear in the game as a replacement. According to reports, both LaMarcus Aldridge has been voted by the coaches to play in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game. However. Damian Lillard was shockingly snubbed by the coaches: ESPN sources say LaMarcus Aldridge has made the Western Conference All-Star team ... but DeMarcus Cousins appears to have missed out — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) January 29,...

Report: LaMarcus Aldridge named Western Conference All-Star reserve

LaMarcus Aldridge is heading to his fourth consecutive All-Star Game, according to ESPN's Marc Stein.
Blazersedge Jan 29, 2015

Weekly Update: The Portland Trail Blazers are a new team with LaMarcus Aldridge

In a 24-hour stretch this week, Blazer fans went from wondering how far the Blazers could tumble without LaMarcus Aldridge to being back in the Western Conference conversation with him. But what exactly does his return mean long term?

Kyrie Irving drops 55 as Cleveland Cavaliers outgun LaMarcus Aldridge, Trail Blazers, 99-94: Game rewind

Kyrie Irving exploded for 55-points and hit the game-sealing three in the closing seconds.
Blazersedge Jan 28, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving Outduels LaMarcus Aldridge

For the third time this week, the Blazers let a game go down to the wire and can't pull it out. Kyrie Irving steals the show putting up 55 points and the game winner. Heat check... Heat check... Heat check! Uh, heat check? But the heat could not be checked I'm a guy who would rather watch highlights of good closeouts and solid swing passes than lobs and blocked shots, appreciating the little things that teammates do for one another and why that makes basketball such a beautiful sport. So I'm reticent to reduce an entire competition between 20 players, 6+ coaches, and two organizations to...
Blazersedge Jan 28, 2015

What do we really know about LaMarcus' injury?

Get the lowdown on LA's type of injury and surgery options, found nowhere else (except medical journals) Share your personal journey of the whole injury saga through anecdotes and a poll. I was on a break at work on Saturday morning when I checked a message sent to me from the NBA Game Time app about 5 minutes before.  It stated simply: "LaMarcus Aldridge (ligament tear left thumb) puts surgery on hold; will play tonight versus Washington" Like many people, I was initially dumbstruck, and not just by the app’s apt use of a semi-colon or tone-deaf delivery. My mind was trying to...
Blazersedge Jan 27, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers Podcast: The Return of LaMarcus Aldridge

On this week's edition of the Blazer's Edge Podcast, Dave Deckard and Phil Naessens discuss the return of Portland's superstar forward, its implications, and plenty of happy, happy feelings. This week's edition of the Blazer's...Edge...Podcast is now on the air and we're happy, happy, happy about the return of LaMarcus Aldridge. Aldridge's message, Aldridge's health, Aldridge's importance, Aldridge shrimp, Aldridge fries, Aldridge with a scoop of ice cream...naw, you don't need that 'cuz Aldridge is sweet all on his own! This episode covers everything LaMarcus-related plus the Suns and...
Blazersedge Jan 27, 2015

Should LaMarcus Aldridge Be Playing Through His Injury?

The Blazer's Edge Mailbag tackles the question that's on everybody's mind. It's time to answer the Mailbag question that's been on everybody's mind...a hot topic of debate in the comments and a source of worry and joy for Blazers fans. Dave, I'm sure you're already working on this, but I've seen almost nothing in-depth on the wisdom of Aldridge's decision to play through his injury. While I met the decision with unabashed joy and elation, at the same time it troubles me. In some respects this is a decision we'll only know the wisdom of in hindsight, but I'd love to hear your thoughts. ...

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