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Portland Trail Blazers 2015-16 roster breakdown: Each player's position, age and salary

A look at the Portland Trail Blazers roster with a breakdown of each player's position, age and salary.

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Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard releases new rap song called 'Free Bands'

Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard releases new rap song called 'Free Bands'

Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard released his fourth song of the summer, rapping over Drake's "10 Bands" in his latest showing for Music Monday.
Rip City Project Aug 2, 2015

Meet the Trail Blazers’ newly assembled, deep frontcourt

Even though Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews were relied heavily upon last season, especially from beyond the arc, the Trail Blazers’ frontcourt played a huge role in the team’s success. Nicolas Batum, LaMarcus Aldridge, and Robin Lopez formed a strong trio down low, complementing each other’s games perfectly on both ends of the court. However, […] Meet the Trail Blazers’ newly assembled, deep frontcourt - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Aug 1, 2015

Trail Blazers pick-and-roll defense may evolve with changing roster

The pick-and-roll is the offensive foundation of NBA basketball. As such, successfully defending it is a key part of any team’s success. For the last two seasons, the Portland Trail Blazers have used a very specific method for defending the pick-and-roll, but we may see something a little different this year, depending on Head Coach […] Trail Blazers pick-and-roll defense may evolve with changing roster - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Which new Trail Blazers player will have the most impact next season?

Which new Trail Blazers player will have the most impact next season?

Which of these 10 new players will have the biggest impact for the Blazers this season?
Rip City Project Aug 1, 2015

Al-Farouq Aminu ready to represent Africa in first ever NBA Africa Game

Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu will represent Africa this morning in the first ever NBA Africa Game. He has been in Johannesburg preparing since Monday. Previously, he has represented Nigeria, the country of his parents’ birth, in the Olympics. Being able to expand his representation to an entire continent in such momentous fashion is […] Al-Farouq Aminu ready to represent Africa in first ever NBA Africa Game - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Jul 31, 2015

Trail Blazers guarantee Allen Crabbe’s contract

Jabari Young of CSNNW reports that the Portland Trail Blazers have guaranteed the contract of Allen Crabbe for the 2015-16 NBA season. Entering his third year in the league, Crabbe stands to make over $900K; still a tremendous value to the Trail Blazers. Crabbe has shown to be a gifted 3-point shooter and a strong […] Trail Blazers guarantee Allen Crabbe’s contract - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Moe Harkless among four Trail Blazers headed for FIBA Americas Championship

Moe Harkless, Luis Montero and coaches Jay Triano and David Vanterpool could be among the Trail Blazers represented at the FIBA Americas tournament in August in Mexico City.

Trail Blazers waive Brendan Haywood

In an expected move, the Blazers waived the player they acquired on Monday.
Rip City Project Jul 31, 2015

Will the Trail Blazers regret passing on Wesley Matthews?

According to a report from The Oregonian, former Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard Wesley Matthews is not happy that the team did not try to re-sign him in free agency. In fact, Matthews even went as far as to say he was “pissed off” that Portland passed over him and forced him without a second thought. Matthews […] Will the Trail Blazers regret passing on Wesley Matthews? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Jul 30, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers waive center Brendan Haywood

As expected, the Portland Trail Blazers have officially waived center Brendan Haywood just three days after acquiring him from the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 27. Haywood’s $10.5M contract was non-guaranteed. The 35 year-old will seek a new deal with a new team. Press release: PORTLAND, Ore. (July 30, 2015) – The Portland Trail Blazers have waived center Brendan Haywood, it […] Portland Trail Blazers waive center Brendan Haywood - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Damian Lillard not joining Team USA camp; Al-Farouq Aminu's glasses: Trail Blazers links

USA basketball president Jerry Colangelo talks about Damian Lillard opting-out of Team USA minicamp, plus you can buy a line of sunglassses endorsed by Al-Farouq Aminu.

Trail Blazers' Al-Farouq Aminu savoring South African visit, taking part in 1st NBA Africa Game

The Blazers' small forward, whose parents are native Nigerians, is loving his time in Africa, where he will take part in the first NBA Africa Game.
Rip City Project Jul 30, 2015

Mailbag: Trail Blazers’ focus on a future core vs. future trades

The mailbag is now run through Twitter. If you would like to have your Trail Blazers questions discussed, follow @ripcityproject and send them our way. @ripcityproject should focus be on player development for a future core, or development for future trades for a new core around Lillard — dpedersen (@duanepedersen) July 30, 2015 The Trail Blazers’ […] Mailbag: Trail Blazers’ focus on a future core vs. future trades - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Damian Lillard stars in Footlocker ad with Jimmy Kimmel; Chris Kaman getting his own TV show

Damian Lillard has a new television spot with Andrew Wiggins and Jimmy Kimmel, plus Chris Kaman is getting his own TV show and more Trail Blazers in the news.

Trail Blazers Player News

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    Damian Lillard

    Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard releases new rap song called 'Free Bands'

  • Noah Vonleh

    Noah Vonleh

    Do the Portland Trail Blazers Need Another Point Guard?

  • Allen Crabbe

    Allen Crabbe

    Trail Blazers guarantee Allen Crabbe’s contract

  • Mike Miller

    Mike Miller

    Who's the Odd Man Out on the Portland Trail Blazers' Roster?

  • Al-Farouq Aminu

    Al-Farouq Aminu

    Al-Farouq Aminu ready to represent Africa in first ever NBA Africa Game

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