2 hrs ago
Lower seeds can't be counted out in stacked West
The Western Conference is so stacked, it couldn't be considered an upset if a lower seed wins when the playoffs get started.
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5 hrs ago
Trail Blazers' Robin Lopez honored with Maurice Lucas Award
Trail Blazers ' center Robin Lopez has recorded 29 double-doubles, made a mockery of the franchise's "center curse" and become a linchpin to the team's unexpected success during his first season in Portland.
11 hrs ago
Trail Blazers links: Could Portland be a playoff dark horse?
DREXLER: It gives the Rockets a level of confidence, but the playoffs are totally different from the regular season.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
For Trail Blazers, everything, including finale vs. Clippers, pointed toward preparing for...
When the Trail Blazers beat Golden State on Sunday, they clinched a matchup against Houston in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.
Inside Bay Area
David Lee is back, just when Warriors need him
As discouraging as the news was regarding center Andrew Bogut on Monday, the Warriors did receive an encouraging development on another injury front -- ailing David Lee offered a healthy dose of the old David Lee.
Trail Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge on youth in the playoffs, watching Robin Lopez
Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge joined Jim Rome on his daily television program "Rome" on the CBS Sports Network Monday.
Why Portland Trail Blazers Are Going Nowhere in the 2014 Playoffs
At first they were a surprise: fast out of the gate, on top of the Western Conference and well ahead of preseason expectations.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Blazers Rise In Week 24 NBA Power Rankings
Here's how the Portland Trail Blazers stack up in the various NBA power rankings after week 24 of the 2013-14 season.
NBA Playoffs 2014: Updated Picture and Schedule for Postseason
Following an intriguing regular season with ups and downs for even the top franchises in both conferences, the postseason is nearly here.
Report: Some Trail Blazers not convinced Damian Lillard held to same standards as teammates
Damian Lillard is the Trail Blazers' youngest starter. He's also arguably, with all due respect to LaMarcus Aldridge , their best starter.
Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press
Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a scoreless tie in the eighth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics over the Seattle Mariners 3-0 yesterday.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Miami Herald
Curry has 47, but Warriors fall 119-117 to Blazers
Jeffrey Soffer, left, and his sister Jackie Soffer, right. Jeffrey is chairman and CEO and Jackie, principal, of the family owned Turnberry Associates, which owns the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Aventura Mall, and Turnberry Isle Miami.
Portland Trail Blazers: Slim hopes still alive for fourth seed
The Portland Trail Blazers are playing well and still in the hunt for the fourth seed in the Western Conference as they only have two games remaining in the regular season.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
'Portlandia' meets the Trail Blazers
What happens when "Portlandia" meets the Portland Trail Blazers? As Thursday's Season 4 episode demonstrated, there was plenty of opportunity for humor as Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein's feminist bookstore owner characters decided to raise the consciousness of the NBA team's Blazer Dancers.
Portland Trail Blazers
The Portland Trail Blazers will play their final road game before the playoffs, as they visit the Utah Jazz Friday night.
Portland Trail Blazers: Defense, Improved Players, LaMarcus Aldridge at Center
The Blazer's Edge Mailbag tackles multiple questions about defense, considers the merits of LaMarcus Aldridge at center, and talks Most Improved Trail Blazers.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
2014 Nike Hoop Summit basketball game players to watch: Gameday preview
Emmanuel Mudiay of Democratic Republic of Congo leads stretching sessions before practice gets underway.
In the end, Blazers do it D-Wright way
"That's my first one since high school," Wright said after hitting the 3-point shot that carried the Trail Blazers to a 100-99 victory over Sacramento Wednesday night at the Moda Center.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Rip City Project
Preview: Portland Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings
Nov 8, 2013; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez drives to the basket on Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins during the first quarter of the game at the Moda Center.