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Blazer's Edge 3 hours ago
Mavericks, Wizards, Hawks Suggested for Jusuf Nurkic

Mavericks, Wizards, Hawks Suggested for Jusuf Nurkic

The Bosnian Beast will most likely end up back in Portland, but if he doesn’t, here’s where Frank Urbina of HoopsHype suggests he could go. Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic will become a restricted free agent in July, joining a caravan of NBA free agents hoping to cash in on a long contract with sizable paychecks. At 23 years of age, Nurkic has plenty of room to grow. Unless they move multiple players, the Blazers will not save any cap space (as opposed to luxury tax dollars) if he leaves. For those reasons, Portland is likely to match any offer he’s given. But Frank Urbina...
Rip City Project 6 hours ago

Portland Trail Blazers don’t have worst financial situation in NBA

Journalists often reference the Portland Trail Blazers’ crazy summer 2016 spending when describing the current market. However, maybe the Blazers don’t have the worst salary cap situation in the league. The Blazers made three of the worst signings during the 2016 offseason. Neil Olshey signed Allen Crabbe, Evan Turner and Meyers Leonard to a combined […] Portland Trail Blazers don’t have worst financial situation in NBA - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazer's Edge May 23, 2018
Olshey: Blazers Had “Big Trade” Opportunity Last Summer

Olshey: Blazers Had “Big Trade” Opportunity Last Summer

Olshey warned against making promises to potential draftees as it allows flexibility in deals on the “Dwight & Aaron Show.” With the 2018 NBA Draft less then a month away, the Portland Trail Blazers and President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey are busy weighing their options for a potential selection or trade involving the No. 24 overall pick in the draft. In a recent interview on the “Dwight & Aaron Show,” Olshey spoke on a few key points revolving around the team and the draft. First was the mention of a potential “big trade” that was on the table last summer: “There...
Rip City Project May 23, 2018

Neil Olshey says Blazers involved in ‘big trade’ talks before 2017 Draft

Neil Olshey mentioned how the Blazers were involved in high-profile trade talks prior to last year’s draft on a local podcast Monday. After a brief appearance on ESPN’s coverage of the NBA Draft Combine, Neil Olshey continued his media run by speaking with Dwight Jaynes and Aaron Fentress on their NBC Sports Northwest podcast. Early […] Neil Olshey says Blazers involved in ‘big trade’ talks before 2017 Draft - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazer's Edge May 21, 2018
How Much Does the Draft Combine Matter?

How Much Does the Draft Combine Matter?

The Blazer’s Edge Podcast looks at the draft combine, Zach Collins, Karl-Anthony Towns, Brook Lopez trades, and much more! On this week’s episode of the Blazer’s Edge podcast Tara Bowen-Biggs and Danny Marang discuss all the news that came out of the NBA Combine, the Trail Blazers sending a psychologist for interviews, combine measurements, a quick look at who the Blazers have talked to, Neil Olshey’s comments on the state of the franchise, adding playoff caliber players, comparing Zach Collins to Kevin McHale, Karl Anthony-Towns landing on the trade block, Brook Lopez coming to...
ClutchPoints May 22, 2018
Will Blazers trade C.J. McCollum? 8 deals to consider this offseason

Will Blazers trade C.J. McCollum? 8 deals to consider this offseason

The Portland Trail Blazers were swept by the New Orleans Pelicans, their second consecutive first-round exit from the postseason. Some of that blame falls on Portland’s best players, but Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum are a big reason the team overachieved in the regular season on their way to capturing the No. 3 spot in the […] The post Will Blazers trade C.J. McCollum? 8 deals to consider this offseason appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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