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Wesley Matthews 'is the type of guy you want in your program': You be the Trail Blazers GM roundtable

Wesley Matthews 'is the type of guy you want in your program': You be the Trail Blazers GM roundtable

Our You be the GM roundtable dissects Wesley Matthews' value to the Trail Blazers and whether or not Portland should re-sign Iron Man.

Should the Trail Blazers re-sign Wesley Matthews? You be the GM

Do you want Iron Man back with the Blazers? Can he return to the player he was before suffering the Achilles injury? Cast your vote and post your comments on why Wesley Matthews should stay or go.
Rip City Project May 25, 2015

Wesley Matthews free agency: Teams to be wary of

Wesley Matthews started his NBA journey from the bottom, and (quoth Drake) now he’s here—but will he still be here come next season? An undrafted free agent in 2009, Matthews was picked up by the Utah Jazz before the Trail Blazers stole him away in 2010 free agency. Five years later, he now enters free […] Wesley Matthews free agency: Teams to be wary of - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge May 22, 2015

Hard Work Brings Wesley Matthews into Fantasy Relevance

Wesley Matthews was once a non-entity in fantasy leagues but has climbed into a Top 20 shooting guard spot. The 2015-2016 Fantasy Basketball season will be upon us sooner than you think. The well-prepared owner is a happier owner and over the course of the summer we'll be offering projections beginning with the Portland Trail Blazers players we believe should make an impact next season. We will offer takes from when a player began his career with the Trail Blazers, the most recent numbers and expert predictions, and our projection for the upcoming season. Even for those without fantasy...
Rip City Project May 15, 2015

Tim Frazier has felt Wesley Matthews’ pain, recovered, and thrived

Since tearing his left Achilles tendon on March 5, Wesley Matthews has been the subject of panicked discussion in the Portland basketball community. Nobody can say for sure that he will be the same player that he was prior to the injury when he returns. While all eyes track his recovery, I’d like to draw […] Tim Frazier has felt Wesley Matthews’ pain, recovered, and thrived - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Trail Blazers' Wesley Matthews on the hardest player to guard, wanting to be a tiger: Twitter Q&A

Trail Blazers' Wesley Matthews on the hardest player to guard, wanting to be a tiger: Twitter Q&A

Trail Blazers free agent guard Wesley Matthews did a length question and answer sessions with fans on Twitter on Wednesday.
Blazersedge May 12, 2015

Wesley Matthews: Can He Return To Form?

Wesley Matthews was a key piece for the Trail Blazers this season before a disastrous injury sidelined him. What did we learn about Wes this season, and what does the future hold? Over and over and over again during the weeks immediately following the season-ending injury to Wesley Matthews, you heard it repeated by local Portland pundits and national media figures alike - Matthews had been the "heart and soul" of the Blazers. It was an odd thing to hear because, let's be honest, those words had rarely been attached to Matthews in the time previous to the torn Achilles he suffered in that...

Wesley Matthews to remove boot Tuesday; other things he said in impressive NBA-TV guest spot

Wesley Matthews offers great detail in talking about playing against Golden State and Memphis.
Blazersedge May 11, 2015

Wesley Matthews to Have Boot Removed on Tuesday

Portland's shooting guard continues on the road to recovery. Mike Tokito of the Oregonian has a nice write-up about Wesley Matthews' appearance as a guest analyst on NBA-TV over the weekend. Among the other knowledge bombs Matthews dropped, he acknowledged that his corrective walking boot is coming off tomorrow, ahead of schedule. "Coming off on Tuesday, that's the plan," he said. "It's ahead of schedule, and I'm excited for that, definitely." Matthews injured his Achilles tendon in a March 5th game versus the Dallas Mavericks and did not return to the court. Prognosis for recovery runs...
Rip City Project May 9, 2015

Wesley Matthews talks guarding ‘Splash Bros’ on NBA TV

Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews joined Rick Fox, Matt Winer, and Stu Jackson on NBA GameTime to discuss his methods for guarding 2015 MVP Stephen Curry and 2015 MIP candidate Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors. .@wessywes2 on guarding the Splash Bros. http://t.co/obKTgUp2s5 — NBA TV (@NBATV) May 9, 2015 Fox: When you […] Wesley Matthews talks guarding ‘Splash Bros’ on NBA TV - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge May 5, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers 2014-15 Season Review: Wesley Matthews Gets Injured

Even the memory of Wesley Matthews' season-ending injury is enough to send Willy Raedy into the fetal position. He's not even trying to get up. He's not even trying to get up. Wait, he's not even trying to get up. Seriously, he's not even trying to get up. Oh my god he's not even trying to get up! Why is he not even trying to get up? When I saw Wesley Matthews laying on the ground with his hands on his forehead staring up into nothingness as an actual basketball play continued on around him, I knew it was over. Anyone who's watched him for two minutes let alone four and half years knows...
Blazersedge May 4, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers 2014-15 Season Review: Wesley Matthews Passes Porter

A new legend surpasses an old one as Wes Matthews writes his name into Trail Blazers history. Wes Matthews wrote his name into the Portland Trail Blazers' history book on January 17, 2015 when he nailed his 774th three-pointer and surpassed Terry Porter to become the franchise leader in three point field goals. Matthews' record breaking three was his 3rd of 7 in a road game versus the Memphis Grizzlies. It came with 10:45 to go in the second quarter when he curled around a Meyers Leonard screen, received a pass from Steve Blake at the elbow, and calmly drained the triple over forward Jeff...

Wesley Matthews' 'perfect situation' is return to Portland: Trail Blazers exit interviews

Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews discusses his rehab timeline, his free agency and reflects on the season.
Rip City Project Apr 28, 2015

Just how much do the Blazers miss Wesley Matthews?

As the Portland Trail Blazers have limped through their first round matchup against the Memphis Grizzlies, it is more apparent than ever how much they miss a certain Wesley Matthews. At face value, that comes as no surprise – he was a valuable starter, so of course the Blazers were going to miss him. If […] Just how much do the Blazers miss Wesley Matthews? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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