Blazers

Blazers confident heading into game with Pistons

By Erik Gundersen March 12, 2015 9:42 p.m.

TUALATIN, Ore. — Before the Trail Blazers embark on a demanding five-game-in-seven-day road trip, they will face the Detroit Pistons Friday night at the Moda Center.

Blazers honor injured Matthews by beating Rockets

By Erik Gundersen March 11, 2015 11:09 p.m.

Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews underwent a successful surgery to repair his torn left Achilles on Wednesday, the team announced prior to its game against the Houston Rockets but he was on the minds and chests of all of his teammates.

McCollum ready to be bigger contributor in Matthews' absence

By Erik Gundersen March 10, 2015 8:35 p.m.

TUALATIN, Ore. — CJ McCollum's season, if not his Trail Blazers' career, has been defined by peaks and valleys.

Blazers adjusting to life without Matthews

By Erik Gundersen March 9, 2015 5:05 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers are going through a "period of adjustment," as they continue to try and make up for the loss of starting shooting guard Wesley Matthews.

Blazers week in review 03-09

By Erik Gundersen March 8, 2015 10:48 p.m.

The good and the bad from the Blazers last week and this week's opponents.

Blazers' Wright stays ready for his opportunity

By Erik Gundersen March 8, 2015 5:16 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright has a made a career out of staying ready. And in his second season for the Blazers, Wright has continued to lean on staying patient.

Timberwolves snap Blazers' win streak

By JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Basketball Writer March 7, 2015 9:54 p.m.

Kevin Martin scored 29 points and Ricky Rubio hit a big 3-pointer with a minute left to help the Minnesota Timberwolves snap a four-game skid with a 121-113 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night.

Blazers move on without Matthews in lineup

By Erik Gundersen March 6, 2015 5:45 p.m.

After a day to rest on it, the reality that Wesley Matthews is out has set in for the Portland Trail Blazers.

Matthews suffers season-ending injury as Blazers win fifth straight

By Erik Gundersen March 5, 2015 10:56 p.m.

Wesley Matthews is out for the season with a torn left Achilles tendon, the Blazers announced after their 94-75 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday.

Blazers notebook: Lillard's will to win

By Erik Gundersen March 5, 2015 7:37 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers got one of their most impressive victories of the season Wednesday against the Los Angeles Clippers.

Batum rallies Blazers to OT victory over Clippers

By By Joe Resnick / Associated Press March 4, 2015 11:40 p.m.

Nicolas Batum hit a 3-pointer that forced overtime, then set up three alley-oop baskets and added a clinching 3 in the final minute to rally the Portland Trail Blazers past the Los Angeles Clippers 98-93 on Wednesday night.

Lillard keeps promise to mother, gets college degree

By Erik Gundersen March 3, 2015 5:39 p.m.

TUALATIN, Ore., — Blazers guard Damian Lillard was selected as the NBA's Western Conference Player of the Week on Monday. But another accomplishment, much more important to him and a promise he kept to his mother, also came to light this week: getting his college degree from Weber State.

Kersey remembered fondly at Memorial Coliseum

By Erik Gundersen March 2, 2015 7:29 p.m.

Former teammates, friends, colleagues and droves of Trail Blazers fans of all ages gathered Monday afternoon at the Memorial Coliseum to celebrate the life of Blazer legend Jerome Kersey.

Blazers Week in Review 03-01

By Erik Gundersen March 1, 2015 10:41 p.m.

Weekly look at the Trail Blazers performance and what's coming up

Lillard, Aldridge lead Blazers past Kings

By Associated Press March 1, 2015 7:25 p.m.

Damian Lillard scored nine of his 31 points in the fourth quarter, LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 15 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Sacramento Kings 110-99 on Sunday.