By Matt Calkins July 20, 2012 6:39 p.m.
It's rare that players interviewed at the Trail Blazers practice facility are sitting down during the Q&A. But Nicolas Batum likely needed the rest.
By Matt Calkins July 13, 2012 6 a.m.
He stands at 6-foot-8. He has the wingspan of a 7-footer. Everything about Nicolas Batum says long, long, long. Except the way he's thinking. That couldn't be much shorter.
By Matt Calkins June 28, 2012 6 a.m.
For the Portland Trail Blazers, Draft night has typically been documented in extremes. How posterity will view Thursday night's selection is as debatable as ever, especially given the conflicting views on how this draft will play out.
By Matt Calkins June 15, 2012 6 a.m.
TUALATIN, Ore. -- Kaleb Canales addressed the media Thursday for the first time since the Trail Blazers hired general manager Neil Olshey, who called Canales the "in-house favorite" to be Portland's head coach.
By Matt Calkins June 14, 2012 6 a.m.
Any downgrade in pressure potential draftees thought they might have working out for a team with no head coach in place was quickly halted when a reasonably important figure in the Trail Blazers organization showed up Wednesday: team owner Paul Allen.
By Matt Calkins June 9, 2012 6 a.m.
We will start with Kevin PomArleau's first round on the PGA Tour. It took place 13 years ago at the Air Canada Open in British Columbia, where the Wenatchee resident scorched the Northview Golf & Country Club course with a 65 to take the 18-hole lead.
By Matt Calkins May 26, 2012 6 a.m.
Renton defeated Ridgefield in penalty kicks, outshooting the Spudders 4-3 after the teams couldn't break a 1-1 tie in overtime.
By Matt Calkins May 20, 2012 6 a.m.
Sometimes exploring new places can be scary. Just ask the ball used in Saturday's boys soccer match between Skyview and Lake Stevens.
By Matt Calkins May 9, 2012 6 a.m.
“Usually,” the officer on site told the Capps family, “when we see an accident like that, there’s a dead body inside.”