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Brandon Roy Un-Retires, Will Attempt Comeback with Minnesota Timberwolves

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

It was about eight months ago when Brandon Roy made an incredibly tough decision to walk away from the game of basketball. Despite being a three-time NBA All-Star and just 27-years-old, Roy’s knees looked like they had finally gotten to the point where the grind of the NBA was too ...

NBA Trade Deadline: Jamal Crawford, Who is no Stranger to Trading Block, Admits “It’s kind of hard to be oblivious to the whole thing.”

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Jamal Crawford's been traded frequently during his NBA career. The dude was traded on his very first day as an NBA player. Four years after that, he was traded from the Bulls to the Knicks, and then from the Knicks to the Warriors, and then from the Warriors to the ...

Isaiah Rider Dishes on Documentary, His Past, Present and Future Before Hanging Up Phone on Radio Host

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Title should tell you plenty. Read/listen on. Rider joined 750 The Game in Portland to talk about his upcoming documentary, how the film is an unedited and inside look at his life story, memories from his playing days, whether he still has the championship ring that he won with the Lakers, ...

LaMarcus Aldridge Believes Trail Blazers Will Recover From Rough Stretch

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

At this point in the NBA season, nothing is going to ever surprise me. In the past week we've seen Oklahoma City lose to Washington and the Miami Heat lose to Milwaukee at home, so it's pretty clear anything can happen. And to Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge, it seems fair to ...

LaMarcus Aldridge doesn’t Consider himself an NBA star Just Yet, believes Portland has a chance to finish first in Western Conference

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

The Portland Trail Blazers haven't exactly been blessed with a ton of a luck when it comes to draft picks. The news of Brandon Roy's retirement was a crushing blow to the Trail Blazers and Greg Oden obviously hasn't been able to stay healthy and live up to his No. ...

Kevin Pritchard Seems Like He Would Be Willing to Return to Portland

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

In one of the more shocking decisions that I can remember in the NBA, it was just about one year ago when the Blazers fired General Manager Kevin Pritchard. That’s not the shocking part though as GM’s get fired all the time, especially when they pass on Kevin Durant to ...

Raymond Felton: “I think I found my home”

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

During the summer of 2010, there were a number of teams that took a look at free agent point guard Raymond Felton. He ultimately landed in New York where he got off to a great start and looked like the ideal point guard to run Mike D’Antoni’s up-tempo system. However ...

Surprise, Surprise: The Portland Trail Blazers Will Search Yet Again for a General Manager

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Who in the world is going to be the next general manager of the Portland Trail Blazers? Who would want to be might be the better question.  OK, sure, I'd take the gig for one year, but anybody that takes the GM job in Portland better go in with a ...

Tyson Chandler on Jason Kidd and Peja Stojakovic: “They got in the hot tub time machine.”

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

The Dallas Mavericks took care of business at home. Now the challenge becomes taking their NBA Playoffs first-round series on the road to Portland, where road teams won just 11 of 41 games this season. Many weren't sure Dallas would even be in this position. A rocky finish to the regular ...

Nate McMillan and the Blazers Look to Level Series Tonight Against Mavericks.

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

The Portland Trail Blazers have to feel like they let a golden opportunity to slip away during Game 1 of their series against the Dallas Mavericks. Portland had a six point lead late in the game only to see Dirk Nowitzki rattle off 12 consecutive points during the decisive spurt. ...