Blazers

Lillard assures all he won't miss a game

By Erik Gundersen January 9, 2015 6:08 p.m.

Damian Lillard gingerly walked to out to the practice court after receiving treatment on his lower back. He was sore Friday but expects to play Saturday against the Orlando Magic.

Blazers get hot in third to beat Heat

By Erik Gundersen January 8, 2015 10:54 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers got off to a slow start but a strong third quarter propelled them past the Miami Heat 99-83 Thursday.

Blazers architect Olshey gets extension

By Erik Gundersen January 8, 2015 8:46 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers signed general manager Neil Olshey to a multi-year extension on Thursday and named him president of basketball operations.

Matthews' status for Heat game uncertain

By Erik Gundersen January 7, 2015 11:09 p.m.

Blazers guard Wesley Matthews, who did not practice Wednesday, was in the middle of addressing the state of his knee after an awkward fall that caused the Moda Center to gasp in unison.

Lillard helps Blazers rally past Lakers, 98-94

By Erik Gundersen January 5, 2015 10:51 p.m.

Damian Lillard scored 39 points and made the go-ahead basket with 36 seconds remaining as the Portland Trail Blazers rallied from a 10-point deficit in the second half to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 98-94.

Blazers notes: Kaman gets nod as Blazers starting center

By Erik Gundersen January 5, 2015 8:15 p.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers are in uncharted territory now without starting center Robin Lopez and big man Joel Freeland, who started eight games in Lopez's absence.

Blazers Week In Review 01-04

By Erik Gundersen January 5, 2015 6 a.m.

A look back at the Trail Blazers week and what to expect coming up

Freeland's injury not as bad as initially thought

By Erik Gundersen January 4, 2015 9 p.m.

Following their 115-107 loss to the Atlanta Hawks, the Portland Trail Blazers returned to the practice court Sunday with a focus on their defense and without two of their starting big men.

Micah Rice: Matthews' intensity is all about having fun

By Micah Rice January 3, 2015 11:05 p.m.

An hour before a game that would take the Portland Trail Blazers season deeper into its eight-month grind, Wesley Matthews sat in front of his locker.

Hawks one step ahead of Blazers

By Erik Gundersen January 3, 2015 10:48 p.m.

Paul Millsap had 27 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Portland Trail Blazers 115-107 on Saturday night for their fourth straight win.

Blazers notebook: Leonard active after sitting out a win

By Erik Gundersen January 3, 2015 8 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers forward Meyers Leonard missed their Dec. 30 win over the Toronto Raptors with a shoulder injury.

This time, Blazers want to do it right

By Erik Gundersen January 2, 2015 11:56 p.m.

Blazers forward Nicolas Batum sat by his locker and reflected over his team's Dec. 30 overtime win over the Toronto Raptors. He reflected on his mistakes, but thanks to the result, they weren't the focus of the night.

Blazers notebook: Portland dials up a comeback from long distance

By Micah Rice December 31, 2014 11:44 a.m.

The Portland Trail Blazers had been hot from 3-point range heading into Tuesday. Then they were not. And just in time, they were hot again.

Aldridge rallies Blazers to overtime win over Raptors

By Erik Gundersen December 30, 2014 10:45 p.m.

PORTLAND—The Portland Trail Blazers got All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge back on the court after missing the last two games with an upper respiratory illness.

Aldridge hopes to be ready for return

By Erik Gundersen December 29, 2014 11:20 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers star forward LaMarcus Aldridge did not have a very fun holiday.