10:20 AM EST, Fri February 27, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge and Arron Afflalo: From McDonald's All-American roommates to Blazers teammates

LaMarcus Aldridge, Arron Afflalo and Dorell Wright were all part of the heralded 2004 high school graduating class that included Dwight Howard, Shaun Livingston and Al Jefferson.

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge will not play against Memphis Grizzlies with thumb injury

The Blazers' All-Star power forward will not play vs. the Grizzlies with a sprained right thumb.

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge gives rare look at personal side (video)

"I was born with a heart condition," Aldridge describes in the three-minute video. "I actually died at birth."

Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge still 'boring' despite career night at 2015 NBA All-Star Game

LaMarcus Aldridge put up an All-Star career-high 18 points, but still joked he's a boring All-Star.
Rip City Project Feb 16, 2015

2015 NBA All-Star Game: Portland Trail Blazers round-up

The 2015 NBA All-Star Game has come and gone and the Portland Trail Blazers had a relatively strong showing. Here is quick look around the Portland news sphere to see what local writers have reported about the performances of LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard, who represented the Trail Blazers this year.   Mike Richman – The […] 2015 NBA All-Star Game: Portland Trail Blazers round-up - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

LaMarcus Aldridge, the Trail Blazers 'boring' All-Star, won't let lack of flash slow him down

Aldridge's game might lack the flash to make him a fan favorite in the All-Star game, but it's not stopping him from climbing up the Portland record books.

NBA commissioner enthusiastic about plans for Warriors’ arena

NEW YORK — Fresh off his trip to the Bay Area this month, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Saturday that the Warriors are “on track” to build a new arena for the 2018-19 season and praised the franchise’s latest plans for the state-of-the-art facility in San Francisco. After considering Tim Duncan and Kevin Durant to start in place of the injured Anthony Davis, Warriors head coach Steve Kerr decided to go with LaMarcus Aldridge. The Warriors’ first game after the All-Star break is a home date with Duncan’s San Antonio Spurs on Feb. 20. Former Warrior guard Tim Hardaway ...
Blazersedge Feb 14, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers Podcast: All-Star Weekend Edition

In Episode 14 of the Blazer's Edge Podcast, host Chris Lucia brings on Blazer's Edge contributor Bryan Renzi to discuss Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge in the All-Star game, Wesley Matthews in the Three-point Shootout, how the young Blazers are playing, potential trades and more! Today we bring you a special All-Star Weekend edition of the Blazer's Edge Podcast. I had Blazer's Edge contributor Bryan Renzi as guest, and we discussed LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard in the All-Star game, Wesley Matthews in the Three-point Shootout, how the young Blazers are playing, some trade talk...
Houston Chronicle Feb 14, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge expected to start for Western Conference All-Star team

With Pelicans forward Anthony Davis out with a sprained shoulder, Warriors coach Steve Kerr is expected to start Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge in the All-Star game, the third change to the Western Conference starting lineup selected in the fans’ vote. Kerr had previously named James Harden and Klay Thompson to replace Kobe Bryant and […]
Rotoworld Feb 14, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge to start over Durant Sunday - LaMarcus Aldridge (F/C) Portland Trail Blazers

Updating a previous report, coach Steve Kerr has decided to move LaMarcus Aldridge into the starting lineup to replace Anthony Davis (shoulder) on Sunday night, meaning Kevin Durant will come off the bench.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 13, 2015
Here's what NBA All-Stars LaMarcus Aldridge, Jimmy Butler and more had to say about their pending free agency

Here's what NBA All-Stars LaMarcus Aldridge, Jimmy Butler and more had to say about their pending free agency

Most of the free agents-to-be at All-Star weekend in New York City played it close to the vest as far as their future intentions.

New Orleans' Anthony Davis pulls out of NBA All-Star Game; could LaMarcus Aldridge replace him as starter?

Davis becomes the third West starter to pull out of Sunday's game because of an injury.

Clyde Drexler in 1992, Brandon Roy in 2008: Trail Blazers' best All-Star Game performances

Two Portland Trail Blazers are headed to New York City this weekend for the 64th annual NBA All-Star Game. Portland's Lamarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard will play in Sunday night's big game for the second straight season. Here's a look at the most notable All-Star performance in Blazers franchise history.
News-Herald Feb 10, 2015
Jim Ingraham: Bashing of Cavalers' Kevin Love is ridiculous

Jim Ingraham: Bashing of Cavalers' Kevin Love is ridiculous

This just in: there are only 13 players in the NBA averaging a double-double.LeBron James isn't one of them. Kyrie Irving isn't one of them.Kevin Love is.Love is averaging more points per game than Tim Duncan, Dwight Howard, Zach Randolph and Tony Parker.Love is averaging more rebounds per game than Duncan, Anthony Davis, LaMarcus Aldridge, Joakim Noah, Al Jefferson, All-Star starter Marc Gasol, and Blake Griffin.
Rip City Project Feb 10, 2015

LaMarcus Aldridge – Covertly clutch in high pressure situations

During the Portland Trail Blazers’ win over the Houston Rockets on Sunday, two particular shots stood out to me. The first was LaMarcus Aldridge’s eight-footer off a spin move with 1:59 left, when the Blazers were leading 98-94. The second was Batum’s jumper shortly after, when he buried a three-pointer with 1:25 left to make […] LaMarcus Aldridge – Covertly clutch in high pressure situations - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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