3 hrs ago
Terry Stotts' Trail Blazers clicking on offense, staying stingy against James Harden and...
About midway through a Thursday afternoon news conference at the Moda Center, Terry Stotts was in the middle of a sentence when a peculiar whistle sounded out of nowhere.
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20 hrs ago
Quick: A city, and a team, embrace the blessing that is LaMarcus Aldridge
He has become the star of the NBA playoffs, and as LaMarcus Aldridge dressed Wednesday after another playoff marvel, he was asked whether he wanted to do his postgame press conference alongside fellow standout Damian Lillard, or wait to do his separate.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Trail Blazers links: What they're saying heading into Game 2
So Williams did what he was partially brought to Portland in the offseason to do: provide veteran leadership with the credibility that comes with having been an integral piece on numerous playoff teams through his career.
The Miami Herald
Jerry Brewer: A trace of Seattle in the NBA playoffs
The NBA playoffs, a two-month marathon party, have begun. Once again, Seattle isn't invited, and even if it were, we'd probably bring Brussels sprouts and prune juice to the shindig.
NBA Playoffs 2014: Picking Teams That Will Outplay Their Seeding
With just two of the higher-seeded teams in the lead in the eight first-round series, the NBA playoffs are off to a great start.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Blazers forward Thomas Robinson: No complaints about Year 2 in the NBA
Denizens of the Trail Blazers' Moda Center locker room notice two things right away.
Medford Mail Tribune
Ready for encore
A day after etching his name in Portland's record books with a franchise playoff-record 46 points in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series against Houston, LaMarcus Aldridge was already looking forward.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard suffers injury scare, but will not be hindered in playoff...
The health of Patrick Beverley's right knee figures to be a key storyline as the Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets continue their best-of-seven playoff series.
Rip City Project
Damian Lillard proves he can step up on the big stage: NBA Playoffs
Apr 20, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard dribbles the ball as Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones chases during the second quarter of game one during the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center.
Report: MRI finds no new damage to Patrick Beverley's knee.
In overtime of the Trail Blazers win in Game 1 over the Rockets Sunday night, Patrick Beverley banged knees with LaMarcus Aldridge .
Fatal stabbing in Everett
A lottery is being held this week for 334 licenses the state of Washington plans to issue for the recreational marijuana stores.
LaMarcus Aldridge Already Proving His True Value in 2014 NBA Playoffs
It's a testament to the nature of sports and athletes in general that LaMarcus Aldridge will probably only be thinking about his sixth and final foul after the Portland Trail Blazers ' 122-120 victory in Game 1 of their playoff series against the Houston Rockets .
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Trail Blazers 'hungry' and 'confident' in buildup to playoff series vs. Houston Rockets
After slipping on his sneakers and lacing them up, Dorell Wright rose from the chair in front of his locker and surveyed the scene around the Trail Blazers ' locker room.
Maddux Sports Blog
NBA Western Conference Quarterfinals Betting Picks: #4 Houston Rockets vs #5 Portland Trail Blazers
The #4 seeded Rockets and #5 seeded Blazers will open the Western Conference Quarterfinals against each other Sunday night in Houston.
Lillard in the Limelight
Damian Lillard had formed a new post-game routine in the week before the Portland Trail Blazers clinched their playoff birth.
Canzano: Her fingerprints are still all over the Trail Blazers franchise
For years, Donna Millak made $4 an hour at her job, sewing. She battled cancer, lost her oldest son in a terrible car accident, and the company she worked for was sold and moved numerous times, but her sewing machine was always there, especially when she needed it.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Remembering the 1996 Sonics, through 3 coaches in NBA playoffs
Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey guided his team to a franchise-record 48 victories in his third season.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Rockets host Portland in first-round of playoffs
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, left, looks for room to maneuver around Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen Davis during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
Prince George Citizen
Lillard preps for his first playoffs in Trail Blazers' matchup against Rockets
Last season Lillard ran away with the league's Rookie of the Year race, leading all first-year players with a 19-point scoring average.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
10 memorable moments from the 2013-14 Trail Blazers season
March 9, 2014 - Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez pre game as the Portland Trail Blazers face the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.