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  1. Practice Round-Up: Blazers Starters Prepare To Ramp Up, Rotation Spots Still Up For GrabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... a tight battle all camp for a spot in the rotation. Thomas Robinson, Joel Freeland, Meyers Leonard as well as Dorell Wright have a shot to get in as Aldridge's back-up. "I mean it was just a good opportunity. Jordan Brand reached out that they were ...

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  2. Trail Blazers hold halfcourt shooting contest after practice; who do you think wins?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | OregonLive.com

    ... ard Wesley Matthews recruited a few teammates for a halfcourt shooting contest. The contestants were Matthews, Dorell Wright, Robin Lopez and James Sutherland, one of the two camp invitees who is still with the team.

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  3. Trail Blazers have rotation decisions dangling, especially at highly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | OregonLive.com

    After three weeks of practice and four preseason games, the Trail Blazers still have at least one rotation decision dangling as they enter their final 10 days before the start of the regular season: The spot behind three-time All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge remains competitive, with three traditional big men in Thomas Robinson, Joel Freeland and Meyers Leonard in the mix, as well as small forward Dorell Wright. Or, the Blazers could simply choose to use a rotation in which they shuffle backup center Chris Kaman with Aldridge and starting center Robin Lopez.

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  4. Trail Blazers Dominate Maccabi Haifa B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Blazers Edge

    ... ng the basketball, but was overly aggressive on defense to try and setup fast-break opportunities for himself. Dorell Wright had a strong first half, but did not play at all in the second half, with Barton playing small forward instead.

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  5. Trail Blazers' Dorell Wright is one proud sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | OregonLive.com

    To hear Dorell Wright tell the story, you'd think it meant more to him than his summer wedding , his brother's college basketball success and any of his numerous NBA accomplishments . As Wright was contributing to a surprising postseason run by the Trail Blazers and, later in the summer, as he was tying the knot with his longtime girlfriend, Mia Lee, Stacy Adams Wright earned an undergraduate degree in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix.

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  6. Delon Wright's focus on education a win on the courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | KSL-TV

    ... be greatly benefitted by playing another season of college basketball. Wright's brother, Portland Trail Blazer Dorell Wright, encouraged him to stay in school to develop his basketball game and to be more prepared come the 2015 NBA draft. "It was ...

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  7. Trail Blazers' visit to Boise-Eliot Humboldt School provides lessons, stories and plenty of funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... between classrooms upstairs, answering questions and preaching education and sportsmanship, Robin Lopez and Dorell Wright were hosting an assembly in the gymnasium about the importance of reading. Every kid that participated in the assembly had to ...

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  8. Trail Blazers 'disappointed,' 'feel bad' about injury to Oklahoma City's Kevin DurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... All-Star break last season, there was some benefit in the Blazers learning to play with a smaller lineup, with Dorell Wright starting in Aldridge's place. "As a coach, when one of your top players is injured, it creates an opportunity," Stotts said. ...

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  9. Portland Trail Blazers: Keys to Improving Transition DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Blazers Edge

    ... can't based on the where their teammates are on the court. The Blazers aren't quite there yet. Damian Lillard, Dorell Wright , and Nicolas Batum all go after the rebound. If even one of them drops back Gerald Green probably doesn't get that lay-up. ...

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  10. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Los Angeles Clippers in NBA preseason: game previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Oregonian

    ... around that or just slightly above it Sunday .... Portland had 14 steals in the second game, with Matthews and Dorell Wright each getting three, and Will Barton getting two. The Blazers don't typically gamble for steals on defense, making the total ...

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  11. Steve Blake brings a new unselfish style to Trail Blazers' benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Oregonian

    ... a hesitation dribble, he breezed around his defender and cruised toward the basket, tossing a nifty pass to Dorell Wright for a layup. Did he burst off the bench and score 10 consecutive points? Did you feel it the moment he entered the game, a la ...

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  12. Utah basketball: Delon Wright is back - thanks to momRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... was the first one in the family to graduate [with a four-year degree], and Delon's going to be the second,' Dorell Wright said. "When he was in high school, he never thought he would be in the position now, graduating from college. That's big. I'm ...

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  13. Roundtable: Which Bench Player Needs to Step Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Blazers Edge

    ... or a fourth-string power forward. Therefore, the player that needs to step into high gear for the Blazers is Dorell Wright . Small forward has the least amount of depth right now, barring James Southerland taking a huge step forward or Will Barton ...

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  14. Trail Blazers Fall to Jazz in preseason opener, 73-92Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Rip City Project

    ... three steals to go with his 12 points. Oct 7, 2014; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright (1) tries to get past Utah Jazz guard Gordon Hayward (20) during the second quarter at EnergySolutions Arena. Mandatory Credit: ...

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  15. Trail Blazers' apparent depth may cause surprising 'odd men out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Rip City Project

    ... Heading into this season, the Blazers look to have a complete bench: Steve Blake as the backup point guard, Dorell Wright as the backup small forward, Thomas Robinson as the backup power forward, and Chris Kaman as the backup center. Things are a ...

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  16. Trail Blazers open preseason vs. Jazz: Lineup predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Rip City Project

    ... seven-footer frontcourt if the Jazz try to pull any funny business with the enormous Rudy Gobert . Aside from Dorell Wright, most everyone else will remain seated tomorrow. We may see spot minutes from Crabbe for spacing since this half-and-half ...

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  17. Portland Trail Blazers 2014-15 Player RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Rip City Project

    May 10, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers Dorell Wright, Damian Lillard, C.J. McCollum, Earl Watson, Thomas Robinson, Will Barton and Robin Lopez listen to the national anthem before game three of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs against the San Antonio Spurs at the Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Craig Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY Sports For the fourth consecutive year, ESPN.com has teamed up with the TrueHoop Network in an effort to rank every player in the NBA.

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  18. Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge has practiced it, but is he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... in fact, is a big proponent of the "stretch four" concept, having used such small forwards as Luke Babbitt and Dorell Wright in that role. Aldridge, who is one of the league's best jump shooters at power forward, could widen is repertoire and open ...

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  19. What word would the Trail Blazers use to describe this team heading into the season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... Damian Lillard. "I think we're hungry to show that it wasn't an accident." "Understanding," reserve forward Dorell Wright said of these Blazers. "We understand what type of team we are. We understand if we want to be a championship team we got to be ...

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  20. Morning Jam: Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge has practiced it,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | OregonLive.com

    ... in fact, is a big proponent of the "stretch four" concept, having used such small forwards as Luke Babbitt and Dorell Wright in that role. Aldridge, who is one of the league's best jump shooters at power forward, could widen is repertoire and open ...

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