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ClutchPoints Jul 14, 2019
Blazers news: CJ McCollum asks Devin Booker to give Jordan Poole ‘a warm welcome to the league’

Blazers news: CJ McCollum asks Devin Booker to give Jordan Poole ‘a warm welcome to the league’

Portland Trail Blazers star CJ McCollum and Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker is ready for Golden State Warriors rookie Jordan Poole. Recently in the Las Vegas Summer League, Poole said that he’s looking forward to guarding McCollum and Booker in the NBA. Apparently, CJ saw the 20-year-old’s comments and reacted on Twitter accordingly. McCollum sent […] The post Blazers news: CJ McCollum asks Devin Booker to give Jordan Poole ‘a warm welcome to the league’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 13, 2019
3 biggest takeaways from the NBA offseason for the Trail Blazers

3 biggest takeaways from the NBA offseason for the Trail Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers are coming off a 2018-19 campaign in which they made the Western Conference Finals, only to be swept by the Golden State Warriors. They then entered an offseason in which they lacked flexibility due to financial constraints, but they still made some things happen. The Blazers signed Damian Lillard to a […] The post 3 biggest takeaways from the NBA offseason for the Trail Blazers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 13, 2019
Blazers’ Jusuf Nurkic reacts to fake tweet poking fun at Thunder’s rapid rebuild

Blazers’ Jusuf Nurkic reacts to fake tweet poking fun at Thunder’s rapid rebuild

Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic gave his Twitter followers a slight heart attack after re-tweeting a faux ‘Woj bomb’ by a bogus Adrian Wojnarowski account. In the tweet, the injured Nurkic was reportedly sent to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for heavily-shopped big man Steven Adams. Part of the package included a bevy […] The post Blazers’ Jusuf Nurkic reacts to fake tweet poking fun at Thunder’s rapid rebuild appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 10, 2019
Blazers’ Anfernee Simons sustains Grade 1 ankle sprain in Summer League, X-ray comes out negative

Blazers’ Anfernee Simons sustains Grade 1 ankle sprain in Summer League, X-ray comes out negative

Portland Trail Blazers sophomore guard Anfernee Simons was lighting up the Utah Jazz in the Las Vegas Summer League before his night took a turn for the worse just moments before the final buzzer sounded. Simons had already scored a league-high 35 points before he turned his ankle late in the fourth quarter. Peter Socotch […] The post Blazers’ Anfernee Simons sustains Grade 1 ankle sprain in Summer League, X-ray comes out negative appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jul 9, 2019

The Triple Team: Jazz edge Blazers through continuity in summer league matchup; Dennis Lindsey talks on ESPN2

LAS VEGAS — Three thoughts on the Utah Jazz’s 97-93 win over the Portland Trail Blazers from Salt Lake Tribune beat writer Andy Larsen.