Blazers

Blazers rolling along with RoLo

By Erik Gundersen October 20, 2014 6:33 p.m.

Maybe he's starting from the low block or perhaps he just set a flare screen on the wing.

Rip City Relay comes to Vancouver

October 18, 2014 10 a.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers Rip City Relay will bring several basketball-related activities to kids in Vancouver on Oct. 28.

Blazers win as Israeli opponent draws protests

By Erik Gundersen October 17, 2014 10:55 p.m.

There were demonstrators waiving Palestinian flags, holding signs and handing out fliers to those who would take them. The Israeli flags had more of a presence inside the arena.

Blazers share spotlight with local fans

By Micah Rice October 15, 2014 5:55 p.m.

The cedars and Douglas firs weren't the only tall bushy-topped beings in Esther Short Park on Wednesday.

Blazers invite fans to downtown Vancouver commercial shoot

By The Columbian October 14, 2014 10:19 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers are inviting Clark County fans to a commercial shoot today in downtown Vancouver.

Blazers voice displeasure with idea of 44-minute game

By Erik Gundersen October 14, 2014 7:45 p.m.

The NBA announced on Tuesday morning that they would test a 44-minute preseason game on Sunday when the Boston Celtics visit the Brooklyn Nets.

Blazers' Matthews enters final year of his contract

By Erik Gundersen October 13, 2014 7:20 p.m.

Here is Wesley Matthews, ahead of his fifth season of basketball in a Portland Trail Blazers uniform.

McCollum makes most of first Blazers start

By Erik Gundersen October 12, 2014 10:38 p.m.

CJ McCollum's three-pointer with 43.3 seconds left Sunday helped the Portland Trail Blazers put away the Los Angeles Clippers 119-114, putting the finishing touches on his first pro start, with his 17th, 18th and 19th points of the game.

Blazers fall to Jazz without Lillard

By Erik Gundersen October 9, 2014 10:50 p.m.

Behind some big shots by point guard Trey Burke, the Utah Jazz improved to 2-0 on the preseason with an 109-105 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday.

Blazers drop preseason opener to Jazz

By Associated Press October 7, 2014 9:52 p.m.

Alec Burks scored 12 points and Derrick Favors added 10 points and 11 rebounds, leading the Utah Jazz to a 92-73 exhibition victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night.

Lillard understands how new TV deal could impact players

By Erik Gundersen October 7, 2014 6 a.m.

On Monday morning the NBA announced it renewed its media partnerships with ESPN/Disney and Turner Sports to broadcast the league's games through 2024-25.

Batum a leader in the making

By Erik Gundersen October 4, 2014 11 p.m.

When looking back at Nicolas Batum's bronze medal run and All-Tournament honors while representing France at this summer's FIBA World Championships, it's easy to forget it almost didn't happen at all.

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.