Blazers

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.

Blazers forward Robinson has thumb surgery

By Erik Gundersen July 22, 2014 5:30 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers announced on Tuesday that forward Thomas Robinson underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb.

Blazers release portion of preseason schedule

By Erik Gundersen July 17, 2014 5:06 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers released their preseason schedule on Thursday afternoon, featuring six tune-up games in October before starting the regular season.

Leonard playing catch-up at Blazers summer league

By Erik Gundersen July 15, 2014 11:38 p.m.

LAS VEGAS — This is a big summer for Meyers Leonard, and he knows it more than anyone.