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  1. New Orleans Pelicans' Jrue Holiday making impact in training campRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday, left, and Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez battle for the ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. ORG XMIT: ORDR106 New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday remains on a minute restriction until January, but he has been emerging in training camp.


  2. The Portland Trailblazers defeat the Houston Rockets Thursday night...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    The Portland Trail Blazers begin a new NBA season with All-Star point guard Damian Lillard the sole holdover from last season's starting lineup. This summer, the basketball team lost LaMarcus Aldridge , Wesley Matthews and Robin Lopez to free agency, and traded Nicolas Batum .


  3. Blazers Player Profile: Maurice HarklessRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Rip City Project

    Last season, after the Memphis Grizzlies dismantled the Portland Trail Blazers in the opening round of the Western Conference Playoffs, the Blazers front office had to make a decision of sticking with the aging starting unit of Wes Matthews , Nicolas Batum , Robin Lopez and LaMarcus Aldridge or make drastic changes and start all over again. They decided to go with the latter.


  4. Impressions from the Portland Trail Blazers' First Pre-Season GameRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

    ... for their men. Deep penetration called for emergency measures but that usually ended up as a LaMarcus Aldridge-Robin Lopez Wall of Doom three feet away from the bucket. That was the extent of Portland's "help". Not anymore. The Blazers are sending ...


  5. Kings Down Trail Blazers 109-105 In OT Preseason OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... returning starter, following the offseason departures of LaMarcus Aldridge, Wesley Matthews, Nicolas Batum and Robin Lopez. PAYING TRIBUTE: The Blazers held a moment of silence before the game for the nine victims of last week's shooting at Umpqua ...


  6. Spurs ranked No. 3 in ESPN power rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | My San Antonio

    ... two seasons, Rip City now surrounds Damian Lillard not with LaMarcus Aldridge, Wesley Matthews, Nic Batum and Robin Lopez, but Ed Davis, Noah Vonleh, Mason Plumlee and Gerald Henderson. Expect that 50 to flip sides this season. Don't tell the Mamba, ...


  7. Blazers Player Review: Noah VonlehRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 3 | Rip City Project

    The Trail Blazers looked like a team that had a nice 4-5 year run in them after the 2012 draft presented point guard Damian Lillard . Lillard proved that he not only belonged in the NBA, but could be a second superstar along with LaMarcus Aldridge, while leading a supporting cast of Wes Matthews, Nicolas Batum, Robin Lopez and others.


  8. How the Knicks can win it all this yearRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | Posting and Toasting

    ... season to date averaging 53 points per game 14 rebounds and 1 assists per game ( can't get too crazy now ). Robin Lopez win defensive player of the year and Porzings has a fine year taking home rookie of the year honors. Derek Williams actually ...


  9. Is Damian Lillard going to have any help for rebuilt Trail Blazers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Sporting News

    ... percent (644) without any of them. But the Trail Blazers have been rebuilt. Gone are Aldridge, Matthews, Batum, Robin Lopez, Arron Afflalo, Steve Blake and more. Lillard, Portland's All-Star point guard, is the centerpiece of the new roster. But ...


  10. Blazers' owner Paul Allen not bitter about Aldridge, embraces rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | MSNBC

    ... the roster, but when Aldridge left he made the right call going for another rebuild (letting Wesley Matthews , Robin Lopez and others go, plus trading Nicolas Batum ). It's all just going to take some time, and there are going to be bumps on the ...


  11. Lillard excited about the unknown as Blazers rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | USA Today

    ... is the only starter left after the dramatic departures of forwards LaMarcus Aldridge and Nicolas Batum, center Robin Lopez and guard Wesley Matthews. With that group, the Blazers went into last season expecting to vie for the NBA championship. ...


  12. Getting to know you, Portland Trail BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | The Columbian

    ... plenty of fan frustration over the team's roster turnover, which also saw the popular Wesley Matthews and Robin Lopez leave town. As a result, the team has increased its fan-outreach efforts. Portland has one of the youngest rosters in the NBA. ...


  13. Trail Blazers Moe Harkless and Cliff Alexander are the type of story and players for which we fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 |

    ... - with his athleticism and smarts - is better than people think, good enough to make everyone forget about Robin Lopez. With small forward Al-Farouq Aminu, I think people will grow to appreciate his versatility and defensive steadiness. And I bet ...


  14. Damian Lillard sends a message, signaling a dawning of a new age of Trail Blazers leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 |

    ... the Blazers from his mind. By mid-July, when free agency had lured away LaMarcus Aldridge, Wesley Matthews and Robin Lopez, Lillard didn't pause to mourn. It was clear to him he would have to now lead. He also knew directing professionals was easier ...


  15. Knicks pleased with Kristaps Porzingis' progress so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 26 | MSNBC

    ... NBA. He might not play much his rookie year, with the Knicks having signed Derrick Williams , Kyle O'Quinn and Robin Lopez this summer, but long-term, he seems to still be on track to develop in the way the Knicks want him to, which should be ...


  16. The Need For The Knicks To Regain Their Free Agency GrooveRead the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | Posting and Toasting

    The team added veteran presences Robin Lopez and Aaron Afflalo as well as drafted potential superstar Kristaps "PorzinGod" Porzingis with the 4th overall pick. They may not have been as sexy as Greg Monroe or Lamarcus Aldridge, but all of the deals made sense and, despite largely overpaying for Lopez, managed to avoid the trap of paying average players outrageous sums of money simply because " OH MY GOD SALARY CAP EXPLOSION LET'S BURN MONEY".


  17. 30 Teams, 30 Days: Portland Trail BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 |

    ... backup. And there was no chance the Blazers would match the Knicks' contract offer (four years, $52 million) for Robin Lopez, a center who hustles but brings little pure skills. Portland went the cheaper route and grabbed Mason Plumlee from the ...


  18. Countdown to Trail Blazers' training camp: Mason PlumleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 |

    ... Stotts' system. One area to watch is defense. Plumlee does not have the mammoth size and bulk of former center Robin Lopez, who anchored the Blazers' defense the last two seasons, in part, by clogging the lane. And statistics suggest that, despite ...


  19. Olshey plays futures game with BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | Portland Tribune

    ... up - unless Aldridge departed. The GM said the Blazers weren't interested in re-signing Wesley Matthews or Robin Lopez unless Aldridge stayed. That seems particularly surprising in the case of Matthews, whose leadership and heart were best ...


  20. Concerning Coaches: Terry Stotts, potential victim of changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Hardwood Paroxysm

    ... basically different. Wes Matthews, the Blazers third best player the past few years, is gone too. Veterans like Robin Lopez and Aaron Afflalo are also in new homes and the players who replaced them are largely young and inexperienced. This ...