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Rip City Project Feb 8, 2018

What the Noah Vonleh trade means for the Portland Trail Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers traded Noah Vonleh and cash to the Chicago Bulls for the rights to Milocan Rakovic. What does it mean for the franchise? Rip City waited in vain for a blockbuster trade involving the Portland Trail Blazers Thursday. What it got instead was a maneuver designed to minimize its tax obligations: The Blazers […] What the Noah Vonleh trade means for the Portland Trail Blazers - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Feb 8, 2018

Trail Blazers fans watch clock as noon trade deadline approaches: Morning Blazer

Morning, Rip City! So far, so nothing as far as the Trail Blazers go here on Trade Deadline Thursday. If the Trail Blazers are going to make a move — any move — before the trade deadline arrives at noon Portland time, they better do it quick. So far the only really big honkin’ news […] Trail Blazers fans watch clock as noon trade deadline approaches: Morning Blazer - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Heat Index | ESPN Feb 8, 2018

Sources: Cavaliers trade Wade back to Heat

The Cavaliers have traded Dwyane Wade back to Miami for a second-round pick on Thursday.
Heat Index | ESPN Feb 8, 2018

Trade grades: Why the Dwyane Wade deal is a win-win

Kevin Pelton grades the trade sending Dwyane Wade back to Miami. What can he bring to the Heat backcourt?
Heat Index | ESPN Feb 8, 2018

Trade grades: Who wins Hawks-Heat deal for Babbitt?

Miami gets some frontcourt help with the return of Luke Babbitt. Kevin Pelton grades the trade.
Heat Index | ESPN Feb 8, 2018

Sources: Hawks ship Babbitt to Heat for White

The Atlanta Hawks have traded forward Luke Babbitt to the Miami Heat in return for forward Okaro White, sources tell ESPN's The Undefeated.
Rip City Project Feb 7, 2018

Bleacher Report suggests Blazers trade for Justin Holiday

Bleacher Report’s Dan Favale suggested a trade between the Portland Trail Blazers and Chicago Bulls involving Justin Holiday. All sports writers are releasing their final trade ideas before the deadline passes on Thursday. In Bleacher Report’s most recent installment of Everything You Need to Know About Your Team’s 2018 NBA Trade Deadline, author Dan Favale discussed […] Bleacher Report suggests Blazers trade for Justin Holiday - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Feb 7, 2018

Trail Blazers quiet, peanut gallery not, as trade deadline looms: Afternoon Blazer

As the Feb. 8 trade deadline approaches, the Trail Blazers aren’t making much noise. But that’s not stopping some writers from suggesting the impossible — or the just plain stupid. Will the Portland Trail Blazers make a move before the NBA trade deadline? It’s impossible to tell. The team doesn’t like to divulge its secrets. […] Trail Blazers quiet, peanut gallery not, as trade deadline looms: Afternoon Blazer - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Forbes values the Bulls at $2.6 billion

Forbes values the Bulls at $2.6 billion

In its annual valuations, Forbes ranks Bulls as NBA's fourth-most valuable franchise.
Zach LaVine finds his scoring stroke on Bulls' 3-game trip

Zach LaVine finds his scoring stroke on Bulls' 3-game trip

Zach LaVine snapped out of his shooting slump by attacking the basket during the Bulls' three-game trip.
Bobby Portis flexes his way into rotational role for Bulls

Bobby Portis flexes his way into rotational role for Bulls

Like Taj Gibson before him, Bulls forward Bobby Portis has settled into utility role with production.
Los Angeles Times Feb 7, 2018
Julius Randle gives his best in Lakers victory over Suns 112-93

Julius Randle gives his best in Lakers victory over Suns 112-93

Luke Walton sent his team a message on Monday.  He gave them the day off from practice, trusting them to stay ready with a wounded Phoenix team heading to town.
philly.com Feb 7, 2018
Markelle Fultz saga continues with Sixers - Philly

Markelle Fultz saga continues with Sixers - Philly

The more we learn, the more questions we have when it comes to Markelle Fultz. - Sarah Todd, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
Detroit News Feb 7, 2018
Forbes: Detroit Pistons’ value on upswing

Forbes: Detroit Pistons’ value on upswing

Forbes released its NBA team valuations and the Pistons are listed at $1.1 billion, an increase in value of 22 percent.
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer Feb 7, 2018
NBA Trade Rumors and Updates: Lou Williams unavailable to Cavaliers and rest of league?

NBA Trade Rumors and Updates: Lou Williams unavailable to Cavaliers and rest of league?

Not much has changed with the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are coming off yet another head-scratching loss Tuesday night against the lottery-bound Orlando Magic. Will that new low push them into a deal, feeling a move or two is necessary to fix the numerous problems?

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