Lillard fires dagger into Cavs

Dec 18, 2013

Lillard fires dagger into Cavs

The Portland Trail Blazers kept it real simple with the game on the line. Just get the ball to Damian Lillard, and get out of the way. No need for any fancy calls when Lillard’s on the court. The point guard made a tiebreaking ...

Blazers rain down 3-pointers in rout of 76ers

Dec 15, 2013

Blazers rain down 3-pointers in rout of 76ers

The Portland Trail Blazers nearly shot their way into the NBA record book. LaMarcus Aldridge had 20 points and 16 rebounds, Nicolas Batum added 17 points and the Trail Blazers set a franchise record for 3-pointers with 21 in their 139-105 victory over the ...

Aldridge's 31 points, 25 rebounds carry Blazers to victory

Dec 13, 2013

Aldridge's 31 points, 25 rebounds carry Blazers to victory

LaMarcus Aldridge’s big night against the Houston Rockets wasn’t about the stats, the All-Star votes or the fans chanting “MVP! MVP!” “This was a ‘we needed a win’ night for me,” said Aldridge, who had 31 points and a career-high 25 rebounds in the ...

Blazers rout woeful Jazz

Dec 7, 2013

Blazers rout woeful Jazz

The Trail Blazers had the perfect recipe for a record shooting night — nice ball movement, open shooters, a good rhythm, and one of the NBA’s worst teams as an opponent. “We were feeling it,” Wesley Matthews said after Portland set franchise and league ...

Aldridge stars in Blazers win

Dec 5, 2013

Aldridge stars in Blazers win

As time wound down in the Trail Blazers’ victory over the Oklahoma City, LaMarcus Aldridge was showered with shouts of “MVP! MVP!” from the Portland fans. Aldridge had a season-high 38 points and added 13 rebounds in the Blazers’ 111-104 win Wednesday night that ...

Trail Blazers overcome George's 43, storm past Pacers

Dec 3, 2013

Trail Blazers overcome George's 43, storm past Pacers

After Portland had withstood a late barrage from the Indiana Pacers and Paul George, the Trail Blazers gathered at midcourt and raised their hands together. It might be early in the season, but this was a statement win for Portland. LaMarcus Aldridge had 28 ...