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Blazers' Arron Afflalo hits the corner three to beat halftime buzzer (VIDEO)

This was just some beautiful execution by the Blazers to end the first half of Saturday night’s win over the Nuggets.

They had just 2.5 seconds to inbound the ball and go the length of the floor to get a shot off, and they made it look all too easy. 55 more words

Portland Trail Blazers

Wade Comes up Big Again as Heat Knock Off Blazers 108-104

For the 7th time in 8 games, Dwyane Wade scored 25 plus points. In today’s Trail Blazers-Heat game, Wade scored 32 points with 6 assists as he had back-to-back 30 point games for the first time this season. 232 more words

NBA

Brian Shaw's warped triangle boxed in the Nuggets

When the Denver Nuggets fired Brian Shaw, it brought a head-scratching discussion of of old school versus new school. Sure, those whippersnappers on the court may have needed to pull their shorts up to their chests and stop listening to their millennial music and whatnot. 686 more words

Los Angeles Lakers

The Value of an NBA Draft Pick: Part One

Regardless of how high a team might pick, there are no sure things in the NBA Draft. It’s obvious that lottery picks are more valuable to their teams (both immediately and long-term) than players selected later in the first round, but by how much? 619 more words

2015 NBA Draft

Trail Blazers bring in Afflalo, Matthews out for the year

Portland, looking to add depth, traded for the Nuggets Arron Afflalo, but were dealt a big blow just a few weeks later. 276 more words

NBA

Arron Afflalo talks Portland, Brian Shaw and more

Having been traded three times in his career, veteran guard Arron Afflalo said nothing prepares you for being dealt again, but it does help when you’re sent to a team with championship aspirations. 392 more words

Timberwolves Snap Blazers' Win Streak With 121-113 Victory

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers knew they were going to miss Wesley Matthews. It didn’t take long for Minnesota to show them how much. 538 more words

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