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Rockets waive Tarik Black, Portland a possible destination?

The Houston Rockets have waived forward-center Tarik Black in order to make room for Josh Smith, who they officially signed this afternoon. He is expected to receive interest from several teams and be claimed off of waivers before the Rockets see any monetary ramifications. Could the Trail Blazers be one of these teams? Possibly, but […] Rockets waive Tarik Black, Portland a possible destination? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Dec 25, 2014

Damian Lillard (40), Russell Westbrook (40) – Full video highlights

On Tuesday night, we had the privilege of watching two of the best guards in the NBA face off. Damian Lillard and Russell Westbrook each scored 40 points as the Trail Blazers defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder in overtime. It was a season-high for Westbrook, and just short of a season-high for Lillard, who scored […] Damian Lillard (40), Russell Westbrook (40) – Full video highlights - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Damian Lillard delivers in the clutch again as Trail Blazers take down Thunder in overtime 115-111

Damian Lillard hit a game-tying three in final seconds of regulation and then helped the Blazers finish off the Thunder in OT.

Damian Lillard's clutch threes against Rockets and Thunder are similar, not identical

Damian Lillard hit a familiar looking game-tying three at the end of regulation against the Thunder, but it wasn't the same play that sunk the Rockets in last seasons playoffs.
Highlights of Trail Blazers' 115-111 overtime win over Thunder (video)

Highlights of Trail Blazers' 115-111 overtime win over Thunder (video)

Trail Blazers finish the four-game road trip 3-1 thanks to a pair of 40-point games from Damian Lillard.
How do this season's Trail Blazers compare to last season's after 30 games?

How do this season's Trail Blazers compare to last season's after 30 games?

The Blazers are scoring less, but also holding their opponents to fewer points that they did last season.
Rip City Project Dec 24, 2014

Damian Lillard overtime statistics & career trends

Damian Lillard scored 40 points for the second time this week in last night’s overtime victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Seven of those points came in the extra period. Though he has just recently gained national attention for his success outside of regulation, his unique proficiency spans his entire NBA career thus far. Take […] Damian Lillard overtime statistics & career trends - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Damian Lillard scores 40, forces overtime as Trail Blazers finish road trip 3-1 with 115-111 win over Thunder: Game rewind

Damian Lillard scored 40 points to lead the Blazers, hitting a clutch (and familiar) three-pointer to force overtime, as Portland finishes the road trip 3-1.
Rip City Project Dec 23, 2014

Damian Lillard scores 40, Trail Blazers top Thunder in OT

After leading by double-digits and getting the Oklahoma City Thunder in the penalty midway through the third quarter, the Portland Trail Blazers appeared to run out of gas, failing to hit a shot within 15 feet for 17 minutes of game time. Down 10 with just over a minute to go, a series of unlikely […] Damian Lillard scores 40, Trail Blazers top Thunder in OT - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Watch: Damian Lillard's familiar 3-pointer sends Blazers into OT with Thunder

Lillard hit a fourth-quarter three nearly identical to his dagger in Game 6 against the Rockets last May.

Trail Blazers at Oklahoma City Thunder: Live updates and game chat

The Trail Blazers wrap up a four game trip Tuesday night at 5 p.m. against the Thunder in Oklahoma City.

Trail Blazers' Nicolas Batum out, LaMarcus Aldridge questionable against Thunder

LaMarcus Aldridge is questionable with an upper respiratory illness and Nicolas Batum is out against the Thunder with a right wrist sprain.
Rip City Project Dec 23, 2014

Trail Blazers defense key to becoming contender

As of yesterday afternoon, the Portland Trail Blazers were ranked sixth in the league in offense, and third(!) in the league in defense. You read that right – currently the Trail Blazers are a better defensive team than offensive team. Bask for a moment in the beauty that is “third in the league in defense,” […] Trail Blazers defense key to becoming contender - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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    Robin Lopez linked to Khloe Kardashian; Trail Blazers make return to Houston: Game day links

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