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  1. What to Expect From Danny Green in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Air Alamo

    ... as creating for others and ball-handling, but the Spurs don't need that from him. With the additions of LaMarcus Aldridge and David West , Green won't be asked to have another career year. All the Spurs ask from Green is for him to play his role as ...

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  2. Shootaround: Front And CenterRead the original story

    Saturday | NBA.com

    Leonard says he'll step up for Blazers - After making a commitment to one serious partnership by getting married this summer, now Trail Blazers big man Meyers Leonard says he's ready to strengthen the bonds with teammate Damian Lillard in order to move the team forward. In the aftermath of LaMarcus Aldridge bolting to San Antonio, Lillard is at the forefront of Portland's move in a new direction.

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  3. Blazers' GM Neil Olshey featured on The Lowe Post podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Rip City Project

    ... their free agent moves. If you're a Trail Blazers fan and want to learn more about Portland's offseason, LaMarcus Aldridge's move to San Antonio, and everything else the Trail Blazers have gone through in the past season, you're going to want to ...

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  4. Trail Mix: Dame DOLLA performs live in Portland, Neil Olshey rehashes free-agency on GrantlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Columbian

    ... Always the struggle when being so close at a hip-hop show. They discussed Olshey's perspective on the LaMarcus Aldridge departure and the new, "absolutely not a rebuild" direction of the team . Then they got into a lengthy discussion on Seinfeld ...

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  5. Neil Olshey talks LaMarcus Aldridge, Blazers on Zach Lowe PodcastRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Blazers Edge

    Portland Trail Blazers President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey joined Zach Lowe of Grantland on his podcast, the Lowe Post, to talk LaMarcus Aldridge, the Blazers' rebuild, and more. Neil Olshey joined Grantland's Zach Lowe on the Lowe Post podcast released earlier today .

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  6. Evaluating the Portland Trail Blazers' New Penetration-Based OffenseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Blazers Edge

    ... the Blazers. His problem wasn't talent, but range. In those days Portland's PG was charged with feeding LaMarcus Aldridge in the post, then remaining on the strong side for the return pass when the defense double-teamed LMA. Nobody who watched ...

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  7. Neil Olshey talks Trail Blazers offseason, Nicolas Batum trade and more on Zach Lowe's podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Oregonian

    Portland Trail Blazers General Manager Neil Olshey made an appearance on Zach Lowe's " The Lowe Post " podcast on Grantland on Thursday and dished on everything as it relates to the Blazers offseason. When did Olshey really know LaMarcus Aldridge was leaving for the San Antonio Spurs? Why did the Blazers to trade Nicolas Batum a package around Noah Vonleh and were there other offers that the Blazers were interested in? How does Portland plan to build around Damian Lillard for the long term? Here's a look at a couple of the key answers he gave during the conversation, but be sure to take the time to give the full episode a listen .

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  8. Aldridge's move to San Antonio got an unlikely assistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | USA Today

    Should the San Antonio Spurs return to the NBA's mountaintop this season, maximizing the talents of new big man LaMarcus Aldridge and perhaps winning a sixth title since 1999, they may need to come up with an in-house award to honor the m LaMarcus Aldridge's move to San Antonio got an unlikely assist LAS VEGAS - Should the San Antonio Spurs return to the NBA's mountaintop this season, maximizing the talents of new big man LaMarcus Aldridge and perhaps winning a sixth title since 1999, they may need to come up with an in-house award to honor the m Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Ef5cYd LAS VEGAS - Should the San Antonio Spurs return to the NBA's mountaintop this season, maximizing the talents of new big man LaMarcus Aldridge and perhaps winning a sixth title since 1999, they may need to come up with an in-house award to honor the man who made it all possible.

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  9. Stephen Curry Says Free Agency Isn't AppealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Blue Man Hoop

    Jun 3, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry talks to the media after practice prior to the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports Supposed "franchise" players leaving for new teams during free agency seems commonplace these days, with the latest example being LaMarcus Aldridge bolting the Trail Blazers for the Spurs.

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  10. Gerald Henderson Has Value for the BlazersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Blazers Edge

    ... some of the roster continuity that the team was able to boast -- at least with its starters -- when LaMarcus Aldridge was the centerpiece around which the Blazers were constructed. Henderson possesses a varied skillset offensively, adept in a couple ...

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  11. The Portland Trail Blazers and Rooting for LaundryRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Blazers Edge

    ... in recycle mode, sporting a roster more fragmented and speculative than any since 2005 (with no Oden/Roy/ LaMarcus Aldridge triumvirate in the offing to redeem them this time). I spell this out because some folks will respond to your struggle with ...

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  12. Your Trail Blazers all-time starting 5: Jerome Kersey, Maurice Lucas earn spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | OregonLive.com

    ... The biggest surprise (which wasn't really a surprise) came at power forward where Maurice Lucas beat out LaMarcus Aldridge, Rasheed Wallace, Sidney Wicks and Buck Williams. The sting of Aldridge leaving the Blazers in free agency might be too fresh, ...

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  13. Former Trail Blazer Ime Udoka key in luring LaMarcus Aldridge to San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | OregonLive.com

    Ime Udoka, #5, of the Portland Trail Blazers congratulates LaMarcus Aldridge, # 12, during a game Milwaukee Bucks on Jan. 21, 2007. Eight years later Udoka convinced Aldridge to sign with the San Antonio Spurs.

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  14. LaMarcus Aldridge: "I'm Not Trying to be Tim Duncan"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Air Alamo

    Dec 19, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan holds the ball as Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge defends during the second half at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports LaMarcus Aldridge will eventually replace Tim Duncan, but the newly signed power forward isn't trying to replicate what the San Antonio Spurs legend brings to the court.

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  15. Kawhi Leonard: "I want to be an all-star and MVP of the regular season"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | MSNBC

    ... him become the franchise face and cornerstone after Tim Duncan retires, or at least to share that with LaMarcus Aldridge for a while. Eventually, that means Leonard taking on more of the scoring load - he averaged 16.5 points per game last season, ...

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  16. Trail Blazers GM Neil Olshey chose chance of greatness over safer route to being merely goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | MSNBC

    ... need to keep together the same core while simply trying to replace a four-time all-star because, "absent LaMarcus Aldridge , that group was not going to be good enough," he said. "We judge ourselves by high standards and if we can't compete at the ...

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  17. Portland Trail Blazers plummet into irrelevance after losing LaMarcus AldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Struggle for possession: Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard fights for the ball with Los Angeles Lakers rival Jeremy Lin last season. The Portland Trail Blazers can no longer depend on that feathery but deadly midrange jumper from LaMarcus Aldridge, those bow-and-arrow, three-point celebrations from marksman Wesley Matthews, the defensive versatility of Nicolas Batum or the untamed play and mane of mascot-mocking Robin Lopez.

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  18. Blazers plummet back into irrelevance after losing AldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Washington Post

    The Portland Trail Blazers can no longer depend on that feathery but deadly midrange jumper from LaMarcus Aldridge, those bow-and-arrow, three-point celebrations from marksman Wesley Matthews, the defensive versatility of Nicolas Batum or the untamed play and mane of mascot-mocking Robin Lopez. They still have an electrifying two-time all-star in Damian Lillard, but four-fifths of the starting lineup responsible for back-to-back 50-win seasons exited last summer, forcing a playoff contender to suddenly fall back into irrelevance in the unforgiving Western Conference.

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  19. Following former Trail Blazers made easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Rip City Project

    Feb 1, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge and Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard Wesley Matthews walk off the court after defeating Toronto Raptors 106-103 at Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports With Monday's report that Dorell Wright will play in China this year, every Trail Blazer to move on from last season's roster has officially found a new home.

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  20. ESPN projects Trail Blazers to finish 31-51 and 11th in WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | OregonLive.com

    ... record (in a non-lockout year) since the team went 21-61 in 2005-06, the year before the Blazers acquired LaMarcus Aldridge and Brandon Roy. The bright side of losing 51 games? The 11th place finish would mean the Blazers keep their 2016 draft pick, ...

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