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rate the Blazers' off season: I give it a B+

A friend asked me to rate the Trail Blazers’ offseason.  Here’s the summary of what happened from the perspective of everyone in the country that doesn’t closely follow the team: 704 more words

Sports And Mass Culture

Saying Goodbye to the Lamarcus Aldridge Era in Rip City.

As much as Neil Oshey doesn’t want to admit it, it’s rebuilding time in Portland.  The Trailblazers lost four out of five starters from last season, and in a competitive Western Conference, the chances of finishing over .500 seem slim to none. 442 more words


Dear Rip City

As all of you probably know by now, LaMarcus Aldridge is gone.

He will be playing with the San Antonio Spurs in his home state of Texas. 253 more words

NBA Activity

Aldridge Will Stay With Blazers

There has been a lot of talk about LaMarcus Aldridge recently.

This is due to him becoming an unrestricted free agent during the summer of 2015. 808 more words

NBA Activity

Going Clear: Rip City and the Prison of Possibility

By Faris Tanyos

Electrodes, E-Meters, bridges, charts, an auditor who asks rhetorical questions and the promise that if I give you enough of my Benjamins, you will free me from my “reactive mind” and help me achieve a Zen-like level of awareness that will give me thetan status… or whatever. 1,169 more words