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How Likely Is LaMarcus Aldridge To Leave Portland In Free Agency?

LaMarcus Aldridge occupies an entirely unique place in the game of basketball, full of juxtapositions — if not contradictions. Everyone who follows basketball agrees that he is one of the very best power forwards in the NBA, but he has possibly the least mainstream fame of any player at his level. 978 more words


What If Wednesday: If Brandon Roy stayed healthy

If you are unfamiliar with Brandon Roy or what kind of impact he made on the Trail Blazers and the city of Portland, then listen up. 2,796 more words


Boom or Bust: D'Angelo Russell

D’Angelo Russell is an explosive combo guard out of Ohio State, who can play both the point and shooting guard positions. Already at the age of 19, Russell has shown the ability to be mature, and not get frustrated when his shoots aren’t going, or he makes a turnover, which is a strong mentality to have at such a young age. 320 more words


Garfield beats Beach for 3A hoops title

In its first year in 3A, the Garfield basketball team is the state champion.

The Bulldogs beat Metro League foe and defending 3A champion, Rainier Beach, 64-51 on Saturday at the Tacoma Dome. 413 more words


Portland Trail Blazers Guard Wes Matthews Ruptures Achilles, Out For Season

MRI confirms Portland G Wesley Matthews sustained a ruptured left Achilles’ tendon. He is out for the season.

— Trail Blazers PR (@TrailBlazersPR) March 6, 2015…

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What Now for Derrick Rose?

With the first overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft, the Chicago Bulls select Derrick Rose…

Derrick Rose, the 2009 Rookie of the Year and 2011 MVP, is facing yet another knee injury. 477 more words


Derrick Rose and 10 other great athletes whose careers were plagued by injury

Derrick Rose seems to have the worst luck.

It’s been a rough two and a half years for the Chicago Bulls guard and former league MVP– he’s missed about 75% of all the games he could have played since 2012 if he were healthy. 547 more words