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  1. Trail Blazers' 2013-14 lineup data - Important corollariesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | 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.


  2. Mo Williams still a possibility for the Portland Trail BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Rip City Project

    ... for the 2014-15 season, and all of them are presently filled, they still possess two non-guaranteed contracts: Robin Lopez and Will Barton . The latter is expendable. If the Trail Blazers waive Barton, they can use the non-Bird exception to exceed ...


  3. Portland Trail Blazers Summer League ObservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the Summer League, considering his slow start to his NBA career. With free agent acquisition Chris Kaman joining Robin Lopez, Joel Freeland and Leonard at a crowded center position, something has to give. That something might be Leonard, who missed ...


  4. Five Things We Learned About The Blazers From Las Vegas Summer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Blazers Edge

    ... part of this story, it should be now: if you're a big on the Blazers that isn't named LaMarcus Aldridge or Robin Lopez , you're going to really earn your minutes. Between Robinson, Kaman, Freeland and Leonard, there could be as many as one or maybe ...


  5. Meyers Leonard, Allen Crabbe salvage positive finishes in Trail Blazers' summer league finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 |

    ... Wright returning, minutes off the bench could be harder to get behind starting big men LaMarcus Aldridge and Robin Lopez. Leonard, though, said he is not concerned about the glut and intends to work as hard as he can the rest of the summer - back in ...


  6. Report: Pistons, Blazers had serious discussions about Greg Monroe sign-and-tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... ultimately pulled themselves out of the race for Monroe by signing free-agent big man Chris Kaman to join Robin Lopez in the Blazers' center rotation. I don't have a crystal ball, but I imagine the talks centered around the Pistons wanting the ...


  7. Did LaMarcus Aldridge make the right decision to withdraw name from USA Basketball?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 |

    ... less total minutes than the other four members of the starting lineup (Lillard, Batum, Wesley Matthews and Robin Lopez ). Aldridge, as most people know, is entering the final year of his NBA contract. With a max offer sheet already on the table, ...


  8. Joel Freeland at Summer League: What do you want to see from the Trail Blazers' big man?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 |

    ... signed free agent center Chris Kaman last week. Freeland figures to be behind both Kaman and incumbant starter Robin Lopez on the depth chart. He'll have equal trouble finding minutes at power forward with all-star LaMarcus Aldridge and Thomas ...


  9. Meyers Leonard will miss second consecutive summer league game for Trail BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 |

    ... rebounds, Leonard was beaten out before last season by Joel Freeland for the backup center spot behind starter Robin Lopez, and he appeared in 40 games, averaging 2.5 points and 2.8 assists, in 2013-14. With the Blazers' acquisition of free agent ...


  10. Pau Gasol tweets he's joining Chicago BullsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 |

    Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol, left, backs in on Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Monday, March 3, 2014.


  11. Neil Olshey says Trail Blazers probably done with offseason movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | The Oregonian

    ... with a "center jinx" for decades, suddenly features a frontcourt with All-Star talent (LaMarcus Aldridge), size (Robin Lopez and Kaman) and young potential (Joel Freeland, Thomas Robinson and Meyers Leonard). After relying on the likes of JJ Hickson ...


  12. For young Trail Blazers, summer league is chance to make early...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 |

    ... veteran free agents Chris Kaman and Steve Blake on Thursday. Kaman, a former All-Star center, will back up Robin Lopez at center, but can also play alongside Lopez at power forward, general manager Neil Olshey said. Robinson spent much of the season ...


  13. Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 |

    ... team until yesterday per NBA rules. The contract is worth a reported $9.8 million. Kaman is expected to back up Robin Lopez with the Blazers. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Steve Blake is coming back to the Trail Blazers. A person with knowledge of the deal ...


  14. Blazers sign Blake, KamanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... Blazers last week. Kaman, who signed a two-year deal worth a reported $9.8 million, will back up starting center Robin Lopez. "It really is important to us that guys we bring here want to be here," general manager Neil Olshey told reporters. ...


  15. Transcript: Blazers Introduce Chris Kaman and Steve Blake At Press ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Blazers Edge

    ... be instrumental in getting that success. They're versatile players. I think the fact that [Kaman] can play with [Robin Lopez] and [LaMarcus Aldridge], the fact that [Blake] can run the show without [Damian Lillard], he can play with [Lillard]. I ...


  16. Trail Blazers sign C Chris KamanRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | USA Today

    ... has averaged 11.7 points, 7.9 rebounds and 1.4 blocks over an 11-year NBA career. He is expected to back up Robin Lopez with the Blazers. "We targeted Chris early in the process believing his offensive versatility and defensive presence would make ...


  17. What other changes should be made to the Portland Trail Blazers' roster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 |

    ... . And while he did return for the start of the 2009-10 season, he ended up getting traded at the deadline with Robin Lopez , Joel Freeland , Meyers Leonard and Kaman, do the Blazers need to make a trade? How about shipping out veteran Dorell Wright ...


  18. How the NBA Salary Cap Increase Affects the Trail BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Rip City Project

    ... the Trail Blazers have $54,068,980 in salary on the books . After they officially exercise the team options for Robin Lopez and Will Barton , they will be sitting at $60,324,452. Since they are still below the new salary cap, this makes things ...


  19. Joel Freeland focused on finding ways to gain playing time with Trail Blazers despite center logjamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 |

    ... in boxscores. With a strong training camp, he beat out Meyers Leonard for the backup center spot behind starter Robin Lopez. Freeland was a strong contributor until he tore the MCL in his right knee in February. He didn't return until just before ...


  20. Image link to Blazer of gloryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 |

    ... for the first time in his career, 23.2 ppg and 11.1 rpg. He thrived with the addition of blue-collar center Robin Lopez to handle more inside dirty work and lessen Aldridge's defensive responsibilities. Aldridge turns 29 on July 19, and assuming he ...