Blazers

Big boost of confidence for Blazers

By Erik Gundersen April 17, 2015 7:35 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers have staggered into the postseason like an out of shape runner in a marathon.

Blazers limping into playoff series against Memphis

By ANNE M. PETERSON, Associated Press April 16, 2015 8:32 p.m.

PORTLAND — The Trail Blazers limp into their first-round playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies on a four-game losing streak, as injuries finally appeared to catch up with the Northwest Division champions.

Blazers to face Memphis in NBA playoffs after finishing season with loss

By SCHUYLER DIXON, Associated Press April 15, 2015 9:44 p.m.

DALLAS (AP) — The most important element from an otherwise meaningless regular-season finale is settled: the Portland Trail Blazers won’t get a first-round rematch in the playoffs.

Batum "likely OK" for Blazers' postseason

By Erik Gundersen April 14, 2015 5:50 p.m.

PORTLAND — That sound you hear is that of Trail Blazers fans everywhere exhaling.

Westbrook scores 36; Thunder beat Blazers

By CLIFF BRUNT, Associated Press April 13, 2015 9:05 p.m.

Russell Westbrook scored 36 points, and the Thunder beat the Portland Trail Blazers 101-90 on Monday night to keep their playoff hopes alive.

Blazers week in review 04-12

By Erik Gundersen April 12, 2015 10:09 p.m.

A look back and the good and the bad plus the schedule ahead for the Blazers

Crabbe continues to grow into solid player

By Erik Gundersen April 12, 2015 7:40 p.m.

Allen Crabbe has had quite an up and down season in his second year with the Portland Trail Blazers.

Blazers hit sour note in loss to Jazz

By Erik Gundersen April 11, 2015 10:52 p.m.

Neither the Trail Blazers nor the Utah Jazz took the stage with their featured players, but Utah's Trevor Booker had a solo for the ages.

Blazers' Afflalo out 1-2 weeks with shoulder injury

By Erik Gundersen April 10, 2015 4:03 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers announced on Friday that shooting guard Arron Afflalo is expected to miss 1-2 weeks with a right shoulder strain after getting an MRI.

Curry breaks 3-point record, Warriors beat Blazers 116-105

By ANTONIO GONZALEZ, AP Basketball Writer April 9, 2015 11:12 p.m.

Stephen Curry eclipsed his own NBA record for most 3-pointers in a season, scoring 45 points to rally the Golden State Warriors to a 116-105 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night.

Blazers rout Timberwolves 116-91

By Erik Gundersen April 8, 2015 10:45 p.m.

LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 points and 13 rebounds before sitting out the fourth quarter, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-91 on Wednesday night.

Three Blazers off injury report

By Erik Gundersen April 7, 2015 11:04 p.m.

After flying across the country for only one game and just before playing their final back-to-back of the season, the Portland Trail Blazers mercifully had a day off on Tuesday.

Nets beat short-handed Trail Blazers

By Associated Press April 6, 2015 7:49 p.m.

Brook Lopez dominated twin brother Robin and the short-handed Portland frontcourt with 32 points and nine rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Trail Blazers 106-96 on Monday night.

Blazers week in review 04-06

By Erik Gundersen April 6, 2015 6 a.m.

The good, the bad of last week and what to expect from the Blazers in the coming days.

Shorthanded Blazers face Nets in makeup game

By Erik Gundersen April 5, 2015 7 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers only have six games left this season. And in those six games, they've been tasked with once again finding a new identity.