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  1. The Trail Blazers injury bug - How to handle itRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Rip City Project

    ... to the team. The biggest one was certainly Wesley Matthews', whose complete absence was felt acutely. But, LaMarcus Aldridge was playing on a bad thumb , Nicolas Batum's wrist seemed to be messed up for the entire season, and while not officially ...

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  2. It's Never Too Early To Talk Utah Jazz Playoffs: The Downbeat #1690Read the original story

    Yesterday | SLC Dunk

    ... Exum should improve, and Burks and Lyles will add depth and offensive firepower. The Jazz didn't sign a LaMarcus Aldridge or a slew of role players, but if they play at the same level they did to close out the 2014-15 season, they will challenge for ...

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  3. Luis Montero a Bright Spot Among Trail Blazers Young PlayersRead the original story

    Monday | Blazers Edge

    ... he spirit of competition, it's hard to get it back. Once upon a time the Blazers got hold of Brandon Roy , LaMarcus Aldridge , and Greg Oden without tanking. It can be

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  4. Trail Blazers Look To Dunk More OftenRead the original story

    Monday | Blazers Edge

    ... team scored just 10.1 fastbreak points per game -- good for No. 25 in the league. All-Star power forward LaMarcus Aldridge -- who scored 39.4 percent of his shots from the midrange, according to NBA.com , good for No. 11 in the NBA for players who ...

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  5. How the Portland Trail Blazers can thrive without AldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Isportsweb.com

    In 2006 with the No. 2 overall pick in the NBA draft, the Portland Trail Blazers selected LaMarcus Aldridge and ever since that day he has been the leader in Portland, Oregon.

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  6. Damian Lillard says he likely will not take part in USA Minicamp,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | MSNBC

    ... gold last year). While Lillard was on the bubble last summer remember that Durant, Anthony, LeBron James , LaMarcus Aldridge , Kevin Love, not to mention point guards Russell Westbrook and Chris Paul didn't show up for that event. Every one of them ...

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  7. Blazers coach Terry Stotts says no hard feelings toward LaMarcus Aldridge, "we move on"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | MSNBC

    Trail Blazers fans will not be so forgiving. Boos will rain down on LaMarcus Aldridge next time he sets foot in the Rose Garden.

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  8. LaMarcus Aldridge could turn Tony Parker into a star againRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Pounding the Rock

    The arrival of LaMarcus Aldridge is expected to improve the Spurs ' offense, for obvious reasons. Aldridge is a legitimate first option, someone who can create for himself in the half court and move the ball if he draws the attention of the defense.

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  9. Grading the Trail Blazers offseason: Experts' grades range from 'B-' to 'D-'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | OregonLive.com

    The NBA offseason isn't over just yet, but the free agent frenzy from early July has calmed down significantly, allowing NBA analysts to grade how teams faired during the roster construction portion of the season. The Trail Blazers were at the center of the free agent world during the opening week of July as virtually every team in the league waited for LaMarcus Aldridge's decision before moving forward with their offseason plans.

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  10. Allen Crabbe in position for a breakout season in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Rip City Project

    Mar 30, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward Allen Crabbe catches Phoenix Suns forward T.J. Warren off his feet at Moda Center at the Rose Quarter. Mandatory Credit: Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports With the absence of Nicolas Batum , LaMarcus Aldridge , Wesley Matthews , and Robin Lopez , the Blazers' remaining bench players and their offseason acquisitions have some big shoes to fill next season.

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  11. Trail Mix: Blazers get "B-" for offseason, Connaughton talks two-sport pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Columbian

    ... assessment for a while now. Something that we missed here on our blog that made some national waves were LaMarcus Aldridge's comments with ESPN's Ryen Ruessilo that Blazers fans "don't understand" why he left and that he expects to be booed . This ...

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  12. Sources: Jimmer agrees to deal with SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | ESPN

    ... signings to fill out their roster after using their bulk of their financial flexibility this summer to woo LaMarcus Aldridge away from the Portland Trail Blazers .

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  13. LaMarcus Aldridge: Trail Blazers fans don't understand why I left, will probably boo meRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | MSNBC

    "I think going back [to Portland] my first time might be boos because I think people are really hurt by my decision. They don't understand why I left.

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  14. Damian Lillard's role in a post-Aldridge worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Rip City Project

    Apr 19, 2015; Memphis, TN, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum and Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum during the game against the Memphis Grizzlies in game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum. Memphis Grizzlies beat Portland Trail Blazers 100 -86.Mandatory Credit: Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports Following the departure of LaMarcus Aldridge , it is no surprise that the bulk of the team's leadership will fall squarely on Damian Lillard 's shoulders.

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  15. LaMarcus Aldridge, David West Give Tim Duncan Something He's Never HadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | BleacherReport

    For most of the last two decades, role players have complemented San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan . However, LaMarcus Aldridge and David West give the future Hall of Famer something he's never had: strong frontcourt depth.

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  16. LaMarcus Aldridge expecting boos in return to PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | OregonLive.com

    LaMarcus Aldridge poses with his new jersey during a news conference at the team's practice facility as he is formally introduced after he signed with the San Antonio Spurs, Friday, July 10, 2015. Former Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge hit the national radio airwaves Monday, joining ESPN Radio's Russillo Show to discuss his decision to leave Portland, his role with the San Antonio Spurs , relationship with Damian Lillard and more.

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  17. Aldridge: I likely 'will be booed' by Blazers fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | ESPN

    Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge expects a not-so-warm welcome when he returns to Portland next season to face his former team, telling ESPN Radio's The Russillo Show on Monday that Trail Blazers fans "don't understand why I left." A Texas native, Aldridge spent his first nine NBA seasons with the Trail Blazers before opting in free agency to join the Spurs.

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  18. Transition Basketball Will Be Key to Portland Trail Blazers OffenseRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | Blazers Edge

    ... available defensive rebounds a player grabbed while he was on the floor. Outgoing big men Robin Lopez and LaMarcus Aldridge had a DRB% of 13.1% and 22.9%, respectively. Incoming bigs Mason Plumlee (21.6%), Ed Davis (23.1%), and Noah Vonleh (25.3%) ...

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  19. Happy Birthday, LaMarcus AldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Post Game

    Hailing from Texas, Aldridge was a five-star recruit coming out of high school, ranked as the 16th player in the nation. Influenced by Shaquille O'Neal, Aldridge attended University of Texas, rather than declaring for the NBA draft directly out of high school.

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  20. Portland Trail Blazers Summer Transactions FAQRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | Blazers Edge

    ... decision with Kawhi Leonard's extension last year, allowing them to create the space needed to sign LaMarcus Aldridge this year. When considered together, the Lillard contract extension and the attempted Monroe/Kanter signings imply that clearing as ...

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