12:02 PM EDT, Wed August 31, 2016
Rip City Project Aug 9, 2016
A look at why Portland might miss out on the playoffs this next season About this time last year, the Trail Blazers were the afterthought of the NBA. LaMarcus Aldridge was gone, Wesley Matthews was gone, and Nic Batum was traded. The roster had been gutted and after a few weeks of sympathetic coverage from the media, little […] Reality Check: Trail Blazers Might Not Make Playoffs - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Aug 4, 2016
Matt Moore of CBS Sports suggests that Portland could be a possible destination for the once desired forward-center. Would the Trail Blazers consider the right trade? Is there a "right" trade? Last summer, the Milwaukee Bucks signed then free agent forward-center Greg Monroe to a 3-year, $51.4 million deal; a major win for the small market team at the time. The Portland Trail Blazers had also been pursuing Monroe, with the reported intention of pairing him with bygone star LaMarcus Aldridge. Monroe was a highly coveted, if limited, big man in the league, and he remained productive in...