By Candace Buckner September 24, 2013 6 a.m.
These days when Monica Bottelberghe carries around her water bottle, it's more than a simple reminder to hydrate throughout her day at Columbia River High.
By Candace Buckner August 16, 2013 11:31 p.m.
PORTLAND -- Belen Yager remembers sitting inside her kitchen on the day her mother asked the second most ridiculous question.
By Candace Buckner August 13, 2013 7:26 p.m.
The Portland Trail Blazers announced an agreement Tuesday with a regional health and dental plan provider to change the name of the Rose Garden arena to the Moda Center at the Rose Quarter.
By Candace Buckner August 2, 2013 12:06 a.m.
The loneliest place in the world has to be the spot wherever Riley Cooper is standing inside the Philadelphia Eagles practice facility.
By Candace Buckner July 26, 2013 4:13 p.m.
Don't cry for Charlie Hustle. I'll save the pity for people who need it — like the cleanup crew inside the Milwaukee Brewers locker room.
By Candace Buckner July 3, 2013 11:22 p.m.
Futty Danso scored the lone goal on a penalty kick and the Portland Timbers defeated Monarcas Morelia 1-0 in an international friendly on Wednesday night.
By Candace Buckner June 27, 2013 6 a.m.
As the Portland Trail Blazers hope to rebuild a broken roster through the NBA Draft tonight, their first choice should be simple.
By Candace Buckner June 16, 2013 6:21 p.m.
The setting for any marathon, one that has reached mainstream status or is still taking baby steps toward the finish line of relevancy, could be an anthropological study in the motivations of mankind.
By Candace Buckner June 13, 2013 10:18 p.m.
Blazers decided that local school bus driver Vanora Volk -- a gray-haired school bus driver who's known for wearing silly hats around her kids and telling dirty jokes around her motorcycle club -- has embodied the spirit of Damian Lillard's "Respect, Pass It On" program.
By Candace Buckner June 7, 2013 8:53 p.m.
TUALATIN, Ore. -- Cody Zeller gave a solo performance to the Trail Blazers on Friday afternoon.
By Candace Buckner June 3, 2013 7:19 p.m.
The atmosphere inside the practice facility on Monday morning had the feel of a Portland Trail Blazers' Cabinet meeting.
By Candace Buckner May 31, 2013 9 p.m.
TUALATIN, Ore. -- Possibly feeling a bit nostalgic about his own bygone days as an NBA prospect or maybe even fighting off a touch of cabin fever, Wesley Matthews appeared at the Trail Blazers' pre-draft workouts on Friday morning.
By Candace Buckner May 24, 2013 6 a.m.
So, it's May. For me, that means chucking crumpled dollars at freeloading graduates and reminiscing about my own glory days as a proud college student.