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What Should Have Been: Portland Trailblazers

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This is part one of a series titled “What Should Have Been,” documenting players and teams in NBA history who should have been great, but were held back by injuries. 798 more words


6 Minnesota Athletes Who Retired Young

Being a professional athlete can be a grueling job, both mentally and physically.

That’s why so many athletes step away from the playing field when they are seemingly in the prime of their career, or at least when it seems there is still plenty left in the tank. 793 more words


Michael Porter Jr., Jontay transfer to Nathan Hale (Seattle) to play for new coach Brandon Roy

Former NBA star Brandon Roy’s high school coaching career is off to a good start long before he even runs his first practice.

Roy was named the basketball coach at Nathan Hale in Seattle and will coach Michael Porter Jr. 274 more words


Beyhive mistakes Brandon Roy for Rachel Roy, after confusing Rachel Ray for Rachel Roy

In the wake of Beyoncé’s Lemonade audio-visual tribute to women, her internet followers, the Beyhive, are out for blood. After the Beyhive erroneously swarmed Rachel Ray as Jay Z’s potential mistress, the squad was back at it again Thursday afternoon. 100 more words


What If Kevin Durant Was Drafted by the Blazers?

Every Wednesday, Pick and Popovich will dive down the rabbit hole and explore a different NBA “What if.” The only rule is that the scenario must come from a place that is somewhat realistic and grounded in at least somewhat believable rumor or hearsay. 726 more words

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A One Time Blazer

So Brandon Roy was one of my favorite players ever. He could do it all, shoot, pass, defend hit game winners, God he was amazing to watch. 13 more words


A New Pro League Will Be Launching Soon

Do you love the sport of basketball in general, yet hate the ongoing 82-game (not including playoffs and preseason) grind that is the NBA? Are you one of those disgruntled fans who’ve contributed to the rumblings over recent years that you only watch the NBA after the All-Star break and into the Playoffs? 350 more words