The Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to trade JaVale McGee. Cleveland acquired Jarrett Allen in the James Harden trade - McGee is now surplus to requirements.
The Chicago Bulls beat the Portland Trail Blazers, coming back from 20 points down, with a depleted roster. It was the undoubted highlight on the young season for Chicago.
And whether a case of recency bias or agenda-setting on the part of the media, Portland guard Damian Lillard sparked not only comparisons between himself and Curry, but also conversations that he may have surpassed the three-time champion after his spirited playoff performances in the NBA bubble—a debate that has endured to this day.
Coming up with a Top 5 list of the best current NBA point guards is always a challenging task. Aside from talent, point guards are now stuffing the stat sheet in today's positionless basketball. It's safe to say that the production among point guards in this NBA era is at an all-time high.
Injuries ruined the Portland Trail Blazers’ hopes in 2019/20. This offseason was not one for overhaul, but an opportunity to enhance a roster which went on a run in the bubble to snatch the final playoff spot.
Last night, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Houston Rockets traded forward Robert Covington to the Portland Trail Blazers in exchange for Trevor Ariza, 2020 first-round pick and a 2021 protected first-round pick.
Amidst the brilliance of Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic during the Nuggets' magical run in the playoffs, defensive-minded combo forward Jerami Grant grew into a key cog for the young squad. Known primarily for his tremendous work on defense, Grant also showed vastly-improved marksmanship from the three-point line.
After four months of no basketball, the NBA is gearing up for the resumption of the 2019-2020 season. With such a long hiatus fans can be forgiven for forgetting the current narratives surrounding the NBA. We have taken a look around the league and selected the three main plots to follow upon its resumption.
The Western Conference has, for a while now, been nothing short of stacked. The playoffs are the prize and the competition to make it is as fierce as ever.
Since dropping 61 points on the Golden State Warriors, Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have caught some serious fire.
Carmelo Anthony’s comeback was one of the most anticipated moments of the season. No one really knew what to expect when he signed with the Portland Trail Blazers.
Carmelo Anthony is back. After months of chat-show discussion, workout videos and lingering in the NBA wilderness, Anthony has returned to the league. The team is the Portland Trail Blazers, the teammates at Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum.
No matter what the rank of these NBA tag-teams, we as basketball fanatics should be thrilled to finally see a competitive, wide open league. Whoever ends up as NBA Champions next year, one thing is for sure - sit back, relax and enjoy.
Where to begin? With the league going into overdrive with so much happening during free agency and so many ridiculous trades happening you might have missed a thing or two, so many teams will be shaping up differently next year, one of these teams will be the Portland Trail Blazers.
On the surface, the 2019 Western Conference Finals match-up between the Portland Trail Blazers and Golden State Warriors seems like a done deal. Warriors in 4 right? While this may well be the case, but if you scratch the surface, there is a lot more on offer in this meeting than what first appears.