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Rip City Project Jul 21, 2014

Steve Blake & Mo Williams – Analytics of the Upgrade

Since Summer League has dominated the coverage at Rip City Project the last week or so, we haven’t had much of a chance to dive into the Steve Blake signing. Blake, who started the year with the Lakers and was traded mid-season to the Warriors, will play backup point guard, replacing the unofficially-but-definitely gone Mo […] Steve Blake & Mo Williams – Analytics of the Upgrade - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Jul 10, 2014

Transcript: Blazers Introduce Chris Kaman and Steve Blake At Press Conference

The Portland Trail Blazers introduced center Chris Kaman and guard Steve Blake at a press conference on Thursday. It was reported during the NBA Free Agent Moratorium that the Blazers had come to a verbal agreement with center Chris Kaman. The Trail Blazers also reached an agreement this morning with point guard Steve Blake. The signings were made official on Thursday and both Kaman and Blake spoke to the media this afternoon. The following is a transcript, with comments from Blazers GM Neil Olshey, coach Terry Stotts, Kaman and Blake. Neil, maybe you can just speak generally about how...

Steve Blake, Chris Kaman quietly make Trail Blazers better

Neither signing was sexy, but Kaman and Blake make the Blazers deeper, more experienced and tougher.
For Steve Blake, chance to join a potential contender worth a third stint with Trail Blazers

For Steve Blake, chance to join a potential contender worth a third stint with Trail Blazers

The veteran point guard said he holds no bitterness about the Blazers twice trading him away.
Steve Blake is a 'great value pickup': Your Trail Blazers comments

Steve Blake is a 'great value pickup': Your Trail Blazers comments

A sampling of readers' reactions to the Blazers signing Blake on Thursday to a two-year, $4.2 million deal.
Blazersedge Jul 10, 2014
Analyzing the Steve Blake Contract in Free Agency

Analyzing the Steve Blake Contract in Free Agency

Former Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake has made his way back to Portland. Was his two-year, bi-annual exception deal a worthwhile investment for the franchise? While the rest of the NBA waits on LeBron James, Portland has shored up its bench by using its bi-annual exception to sign point guard Steve Blake to a two-year contract worth $4.2 million. The deal reportedly includes a player option on the second season. Blake fills a hole for the Blazers at guard left by free agent Mo Williams, who is still mulling his options as an unrestricted free agent. No stranger to the Northwest, Blake's...
Steve Blake will return to Trail Blazers after agreeing to free agent deal

Steve Blake will return to Trail Blazers after agreeing to free agent deal

Blake will return to Portland for the third time and back up point guard Damian Lillard.
Blazersedge Jul 10, 2014
Portland Trail Blazers Sign Steve Blake with BAE Exception

Portland Trail Blazers Sign Steve Blake with BAE Exception

Steve "Bad Penny" Blake joins the Portland Trail Blazers roster for the third time in his career. How did this signing help the Blazers? What can Blake bring to the table? In case you missed it, Steve Blake is now a Portland Trail Blazer for the third time. From the earlier Breaking News piece: ---------------------------------------------------------- Multiple sources are reporting that the Portland Trail Blazers signed Steve Blake to a two year contract for the Bi-Annual Exception. The contract is for 2 years and $4.2 million, with a player option for year 2. Portland has reached an...
Rip City Project Jul 10, 2014

Trail Blazers Reach Agreement with Steve Blake

Free agent point guard Steve Blake has agreed to sign with the Trail Blazers on a 2yr/$4.2M deal. The Trail Blazers will use their bi-annual exception in order to make this happen. Portland could still re-sign Mo Williams using the Non-Bird exception, but the need is no longer so dire. Since Blake fills their 15th […] Trail Blazers Reach Agreement with Steve Blake - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Jul 10, 2014
Reports: Blazers Sign G Steve Blake to Two Year Deal

Reports: Blazers Sign G Steve Blake to Two Year Deal

Multiple sources are reporting that the Portland Trail Blazers signed Steve Blake to a two year contract for the Bi-Annual Exception. The contract is for 2 years and $4.2 million, with a player option for year 2. Portland has reached an agreement with guard Steve Blake, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 10, 2014 Steve Blake's deal with Portland is a two-year, $4.2 million deal with a player option for year two, league source says. — Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) July 10, 2014 This is Blake's third stint with the Blazers. He was first signed as...
Rip City Project Jul 4, 2014

Steve Blake Return, Rising Option in Free Agency

According to Chris Haynes of CSNNW, the Portland Trail Blazers have started feeling out point guard Steve Blake’s interest in a potential return to the City of Roses. Blake, who was with the Blazers during two separate stints (2005-2006 and 2007-2010), reportedly responded favorably to coming back to Portland. These considerations are almost assuredly insurance […] Steve Blake Return, Rising Option in Free Agency - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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