Blazers

Aldridge returns, Blazers beat Wizards 103-96

By Erik Gundersen January 24, 2015 10:55 p.m.

LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the Trail Blazers two days after saying he was going to have thumb surgery and had 26 points and nine rebounds in a Portland's 103-96 victory over the Washington Wizards on Saturday night.

LaMarcus Aldridge to put off surgery, play rest of Blazers season

By Erik Gundersen January 24, 2015 7:22 p.m.

Two days after announcing he would miss six to eight weeks with a torn thumb ligament, Portland Trail Blazers All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge said he will put off surgery and play through the injury.

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Batum joins list of injured Blazers

By Erik Gundersen January 23, 2015 5:35 p.m.

Nicolas Batum joined LaMarcus Aldridge, Robin Lopez and Joel Freeland as fellow Blazers who are unable to play after re-injuring his right wrist in Thursday's last-second loss to the Boston Celtics.

Blazers have terrible, awful, very bad day

By Erik Gundersen January 22, 2015 11:17 p.m.

Before the Trail Blazers took the court against the Boston Celtics Thursday, they learned the news that they would be without LaMarcus Aldridge for six-to-eight weeks to surgically repair his right hand.

Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge to undergo surgery, miss 6 to 8 weeks

By Micah Rice January 22, 2015 10:05 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers learned Thursday that the three-time All-Star forward will undergo surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb.

Gasol brothers to start NBA All-Star Game; Lowry gets spot

By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer January 22, 2015 5:21 p.m.

Pau and Marc Gasol have been voted the first brothers to start in the NBA All-Star Game, while Toronto's Kyle Lowry made a late surge in fan balloting and will start for the Eastern Conference.

Blazers rally falls short in loss to Phoenix

By JOSE M. ROMERO, Associated Press January 21, 2015 10:02 p.m.

PHOENIX — Season-high points by Eric Bledsoe with 33 and Isaiah Thomas with 27 saved the Phoenix Suns after they watched a 25-point first-half lead evaporate but still topped the Portland Trail Blazers 118-113 on Wednesday night.

Aldridge to miss Phoenix game, long-term status unknown

By Erik Gundersen January 20, 2015 7:36 p.m.

TUALATIN, Ore. — X-rays came back negative on the left hand of Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge. That was the good news.

Blazers beat Kings, lose Aldridge to injury

By Erik Gundersen January 19, 2015 11:06 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers won on Monday in dramatic fashion 98-94. But they may be could be without something much more important.

Blazers notebook: Team still working on solution to Batum's struggles

By Erik Gundersen January 19, 2015 6:59 p.m.

Everybody is wondering what needs to be done with Nicolas Batum.

Blazers Week In Review 01-19

By Erik Gundersen January 18, 2015 8:40 p.m.

Blazer Beef

Trail Blazers assistant coach 'Oz' values communication

By Erik Gundersen January 18, 2015 8:35 p.m.

Portland assistant coach Dale Osbourne is truly a student of the game and an important teacher for the Blazers.

Grizzlies get past Blazers 102-98

By CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press January 17, 2015 10:23 p.m.

Zach Randolph had 20 points and 15 rebounds, Beno Udrih added 17 points, including two key buckets in the final minute, and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 102-98 on Saturday night.

Analyst and former Blazer Greg Anthony suspended after solicitation charge

By Associated Press January 17, 2015 2:32 p.m.

Basketball analyst and former NBA player Greg Anthony was suspended indefinitely by CBS on Saturday after he was arrested on a charge of soliciting a prostitute in a Washington, D.C., hotel room.