Portland Trail Blazers

Lakers Acquire Anthony Davis, Target Kemba Walker

The Lakers’ second rebuild around LeBron James is officially underway. The New Orleans Pelicans have traded Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers for Josh Hart, Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, and three first-round picks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. The Pelicans have agreed to a deal to...

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Portland Trail Blazers: Worst case 2019 NBA Draft scenarios

Rip City Project looks at what are the worst possible outcomes of the 2019 NBA Draft for the Portland Trail Blazers. Portland Trail Blazers: Worst case 2019 NBA Draft scenarios - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Writer Sharon Brown on Supporting Women of Color in Sports Media

Freelance writer and founding editor of All Heart in Hoop City talks about some of her favorite stories she has covered including her latest piece featuring the Trail Blazer’s Amara Baptist. Sharon Brown, freelance writer and founding editor of All Heart in Hoop City, joins Tara and Cassidy to talk about...

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Portland Trail Blazers: Ranking the best No. 25 draft picks of all time

With the Portland Trail Blazers set to pick at No. 25 overall in the 2019 NBA Draft, now is the perfect time to revisit the best players ever taken at 25. While Portland Trail Blazers fans scour the internet looking at draft prospect profiles and possible moves to immediately make the Blazers better...

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Draft Profile: Sensational Big Man, Nicolas Claxton

Will the Trail Blazers look to Georgia center Nicolas Claxton in the 2019 NBA Draft when it comes time to make their selection at pick No. 25? The Trail Blazers’ memorable postseason run might be over, but the the 2019 NBA Draft is right around the corner. Portland’s President of Basketball Operations...

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Aminu Confirms World Cup Participation

Trail Blazes forward Al-Farouq Aminu spoke with Eurohoops about his intention to play for Nigeria in the upcoming World Cup. Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu’s commitment to Nigeria’s national team is set to add to his busy offseason schedule. Aminu, a 28-year-old unrestricted free agent, will...

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If Not Anthony Davis, Who?

The Western Conference’s outlook shifted drastically after the NBA Finals. Will the Trail Blazers look to bolster their chances this summer? Kevin Durant with a ruptured Achilles, out for the season. Klay Thompson, blown ACL, likely recovery 8-12 months. Kawhi Leonard, NBA champion, believed to be headed...

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Portland Trail Blazers rank No. 10 in ESPN’s Offseason Power Ranking

After a very successful season and Western Conference Finals appearance, ESPN still ranks the Portland Trail Blazers as only the tenth best team in the NBA. ESPN’s “way-too-early” edition of offseason power rankings heading into the NBA Draft and free agency dropped earlier this morning....

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Portland Trail Blazers: Best case 2019 NBA Draft scenarios

Rip City Project looks at the Portland Trail Blazers best case scenarios for the upcoming 2019 NBA draft. Portland Trail Blazers: Best case 2019 NBA Draft scenarios - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Portland Trail Blazers: 3 takeaways from Toronto’s NBA Finals victory

In the wake of the Toronto Raptors’ historic NBA Championship run, the Portland Trail Blazers could learn a few lessons from their Canadian friends. The stage was set perfectly. The Golden State Warriors were coming off the heels of an emotional victory to redeem Kevin Durant’s devastating...

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Three Lessons from the 2019 NBA Finals

The Raptors’ victory over the Warriors provided inspiration, insight, and a cautionary tale. The Toronto Raptors are the 2019 NBA Champions, courtesy of a 114-110 Game 6 win over the Golden State Warriors last night. Blazer’s Edge offers congratulations to the Raptors and their fans. It’s the first NBA...

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What if Anthony Davis Joined the Nuggets?

Preston Ellis of Bleacher Report suggests one of the best young teams in the West could become instant contenders with one move. Anthony Davis trade suggestions are dust motes floating through the NBA atmosphere as free agency, 2019 approaches. They’re everywhere. Cleaning them up seems like too much...

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Draft Profile: BC’s Sturdy Guard, Ky Bowman

Will the Trail Blazers look to Boston College point guard Ky Bowman in the 2019 NBA Draft? The Trail Blazers’ memorable postseason run might be over, but the the 2019 NBA Draft is right around the corner. Portland’s President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey currently has the No. 25 pick in the draft...

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Draft Profile: The Crafty Play of Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Will the Trail Blazers look to Virginia Tech guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker in the 2019 NBA Draft when it comes time to make their selection at pick No. 25? The Trail Blazers’ memorable postseason run might be over, but the the 2019 NBA Draft is right around the corner. Portland’s President of Basketball...

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Interviews From Blazers’ Third Pre-Draft Workout

Portland hosted another workout with the draft just one week away. The Portland Trail Blazers held their third pre-NBA Draft workout on Thursday. The workout featured a mix of guards and forwards among the participants. After workouts, Stanford forward KZ Okpala and Tulane forward Samir Sehic spoke with...

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Portland Trail Blazers: Will Jake Layman be joining his second NBA team?

Will Portland Trail Blazers forward Jake Layman leave the team that drafted him? The Portland Trail Blazers have recently finished their best post season, but now have many key decisions to make. General Manager Neil Olshey has to decide which of his key rotation players are truly worth keeping next...

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2 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

Trail Blazers Host Third Workout A Week Before 2019 Draft

WIth the 2019 NBA Draft set to take place a week from today at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, the Portland Trail Blazers are hosting their

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3 last minute trades to bring Anthony Davis to the Portland Trail Blazers

With an impending deal for Anthony Davis looking closer to getting done, now may be the Portland Trail Blazers’ last opportunity to grab the superstar. Recently, the Portland Trail Blazers were reported as dark horses in the race for Anthony Davis. However, the last 24 hours have been filled with...

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2 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

Draft Profile: Ivy League Standout, Miye Oni

Will the Trail Blazers look to Yale wing Miye Oni in the 2019 NBA Draft? The Trail Blazers’ memorable postseason run might be over, but the the 2019 NBA Draft is right around the corner. Portland’s President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey currently has the No. 25 pick in the draft at his disposal...

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3 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Blazers Announce Participants for Third Pre-Draft Workout

The draft is one week away. The Portland Trail Blazers will host their third pre-NBA Draft workout on Thursday, just one week away from the draft on June 20. The participants are KZ Okpala (forward, Stanford), David Crisp (guard, Washington), Matur Maker (forward/center, Slovenian League), Samir Sehic...

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