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'RoLo My Man Crush': Top 10 fan signs from Blazers' win vs. Thunder
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'RoLo My Man Crush': Top 10 fan signs from Blazers' win vs. Thunder

Trail Blazers fans are known as some of the best in the NBA. Here's how they showed their support for Portland during Friday's 115-112 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Behind The Blazers Beat | Oregonian 5 hours ago

Russell Westbrook suffers frightening facial injury; photos appear to show a 'dent' in his cheek

In the final seconds of the Portland Trail Blazers 115-112 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday, Russell Westbrook appeared to suffer a painful injury to the right side of his face.
Rip City Project 7 hours ago

Russell Westbrook suffers bizarre facial injury in Portland

With one second remaining in Friday night’s game between the Portland Trail Blazers and Oklahoma City Thunder, Russell Westbrook took a knee to the head from teammate Andre Roberson. The injury occurred on this play, in which Westbrook was knocked to the...
Behind The Blazers Beat | Oregonian 7 hours ago

Trail Blazers find their 'swagger' in 115-112 win over Oklahoma City Thunder

Arron Afflalo had his best game as a Trail Blazer and Portland found its late game magic in a win over the Thunder.

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Welcome back Trail Blazers, we missed you

After a fourth-quarter comeback produces a 115-112 victory over Oklahoma City, the Blazers say 'we turned back into ourselves.'
Blazers Blog | Oregonian 16 hours ago
Watch: Nicolas Batum bounce pass finds LaMarcus Aldridge for the dunk

Watch: Nicolas Batum bounce pass finds LaMarcus Aldridge for the dunk

Here's a look at one of the top plays from the first quarter where Nicolas Batum finds LaMarcus Aldridge with a long bounce pass through several Okalhoma City defenders for a two-handed slam.

NBA owners discuss stretching the season into July -- Around the NBA

A quick spin around the NBA for the latest news, notes and links.
Rip City Project 23 hours ago

Trail Blazers, Thunder – Division rivals meet in pivotal game

Tonight at 7:30 p.m. PST, the Portland Trail Blazers face the Oklahoma City Thunder. Wednesday night’s victory over the Spurs hopefully jump-started the Trail Blazers as they enter a difficult stretch in the schedule. The Thunder have been on a tear, winning seven consecutive games before last night’s loss, and are in the hunt for […] Trail Blazers, Thunder – Division rivals meet in pivotal game - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Victor Claver signs with Russian team, Trail Blazers weigh in on media interactions: Links

Victor Claver is heading back to Europe, Russell Westbrook is putting together a historic February plus the Trail Blazers share their thoughts on interacting with the media.

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' Arron Afflalo is 'one of the more intense players I've covered'

Trail Blazers' Arron Afflalo is 'one of the more intense players I've covered'

Josh Robbins, who covered Arron Afflalo for The Orlando Sentinel for two seasons, said in a brief Q&A that the newly acquired Afflalo should fit in well with the Blazers.
Rip City Project Feb 27, 2015

Nicolas Batum trending up since NBA All-Star Break, Arron Afflalo’s arrival

Nicolas Batum has been a different player since the 2015 NBA All-Star break. Or, should I say, he has been closer to his old self than the “different player” we have seen for the majority of the season. The extended rest appears to be working wonders for him. Perhaps that nagging wrist injury is a […] Nicolas Batum trending up since NBA All-Star Break, Arron Afflalo’s arrival - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Trail Blazers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Game preview

The Blazers host the Thunder Friday night in a nationally televised game on ESPN.

Trail Blazers prepare for relentless attack of Thunder's Russell Westbrook

"He's an animal," guard Wesley Matthews said. "His relentless attack every single game, every single night, you gotta do nothing but respect him. We got our hands full trying to stop him."

Wesley Matthews looks within, then delivers a moment that could change Trail Blazers' season

After his worst performances of the season, Wesley Matthews looks inward and responds with a 31-point game, which includes a big fourth quarter that stifles an anxious moment.
Rip City Project Feb 26, 2015

Damian Lillard’s shooting woes revisited: Shift in defensive pressure

It is beginning to feel like the “Damian Lillard is slumping” narrative has reached critical mass. Emerging as a plot line for NBA conversations in the weeks prior to the All-Star break, some analysts even questioned whether his shooting woes were significant enough to justifiably leave him off the All-Star roster. With the home stretch […] Damian Lillard’s shooting woes revisited: Shift in defensive pressure - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Trail Blazers Robin Lopez and Allen Crabbe visit Jefferson High (photos)

Trail Blazers Robin Lopez and Allen Crabbe visit Jefferson High (photos)

Portland Trail Blazers Robin Lopez and Allen Crabbe went to Jefferson High School in celebration of African-American History Month.

Trail Blazers Player News

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    Arron Afflalo

    Arron Afflalo comes up big with 18 points in Trail Blazers' 115-112 win over Thunder

  • 2 LaMarcus Aldridge

    LaMarcus Aldridge

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

  • 1 Damian Lillard

    Damian Lillard

    Damian Lillard’s shooting woes revisited: Shift in defensive pressure

  • 1 Nicolas Batum

    Nicolas Batum

    Watch: Nicolas Batum bounce pass finds LaMarcus Aldridge for the dunk

  • Wesley Matthews

    Wesley Matthews

    Wesley Matthews looks within, then delivers a moment that could change Trail Blazers' season

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