Blazers

Allen fired up about Blazers' prospects

By Erik Gundersen September 30, 2014 11:22 p.m.

Owner Paul Allen was in the practice facility to watch his team on their brand-new practice court on Tuesday, excited for the start of a new season.

Riding success, Blazers set to begin again

By Erik Gundersen September 29, 2014 7:55 p.m.

When Terry Stotts took a year away from coaching, he went to San Antonio to check out the Spurs training camp after they won the 2007 NBA title and saw what roster continuity can build.

Rose in, Lillard out for U.S. basketball roster

By BRIAN MAHONEY, Associated Press August 22, 2014 10:38 p.m.

The U.S. national basketball team has kept Derrick Rose and cut Damian Lillard and three others, getting its roster down to 12 before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.

Blazers will play preseason game against Israeli club

By Erik Gundersen August 18, 2014 11:04 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers announced on Monday that they will host the Israeli club Maccabi Haifa on October 17 at the Moda Center.

Blazers putting best foot forward in bid for All-Star Game

By Erik Gundersen August 15, 2014 5:26 p.m.

On Friday morning the Portland Trail Blazers were told that the NBA officially received their bids to host either the 2017 or 2018 NBA All-Star Game.

Blazers face tough tests to open season, as 2014-15 schedule is released

By Erik Gundersen August 13, 2014 5:05 p.m.

After the most successful season of basketball in 14 years, the Portland Trail Blazers will start the 2014-15 NBA season hosting some of the league's toughest teams and marquee names.

Blazers Open 2014-15 Season Hosting Thunder, Other Top Teams

By Erik Gundersen August 13, 2014 3 p.m.

After the most successful season of basketball in nearly a decade and a half, the Portland Trail Blazers will start the 2014-15 NBA season hosting some of the league's toughest teams and marquee names.

Oden faces October trial on battery charges

By CHARLES D. WILSON, Associated Press August 13, 2014 10:06 a.m.

INDIANAPOLIS — Former NBA No. 1 draft pick Greg Oden is free to leave Indiana while he awaits trial on charges he punched his ex-girlfriend in the face as long as he remains on GPS monitoring, a judge ruled Wednesday.

Blazers sign Garrett for training camp

By Erik Gundersen August 11, 2014 6:17 p.m.

After making an addition to their front court last week, the Portland Trail Blazers added another body to their backcourt for the upcoming training camp.

Ex-Blazer Oden formally charged with battery

By Associated Press August 11, 2014 12:45 p.m.

Prosecutors in Indiana have formally charged former NBA No. 1 draft pick Greg Oden with battery for allegedly punching his ex-girlfriend in the face during a fight.

Blazers sign Southerland for training camp

By Erik Gundersen August 8, 2014 4:05 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers have already started to fill out their roster for the upcoming 2014-15 training camp, signing big man James Southerland.

Ex-Blazer lends his voice to wife's battle with MS

By Erik Gundersen August 7, 2014 11 p.m.

Several years after his NBA career ended, former Portland Trail Blazer Jerome Kersey had one life-changing assist almost a decade in the making.

Blazers' Lillard remains in running for spot on Team USA

By Erik Gundersen August 5, 2014 11:10 p.m.

On Tuesday morning USA Basketball released their 16 finalists to make the final roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup later this month.

Timberwolves get Blazers free agent Mo Williams

By JON KRAWCZYNSKI, Associated Press July 28, 2014 4:03 p.m.

The Minnesota Timberwolves and free-agent guard Mo Williams have agreed to a one-year deal worth $3.75 million.

NBA threatens Lillard, others over Manila event

July 22, 2014 5:38 p.m.

Damian Lillard is one of several NBA stars who was warned and reportedly threatened with suspension and financial fines about participating in a two-day basketball event in Manila in the Philippines.