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Lowe: Nurkić One Of The ‘Most Intriguing Players’ This Season

There's no question that finding out whether Jusuf Nurkić is really as good as he showed in his first 20 games as a Trail Blazer is the main question of the minds of fans...

Portland Top 10 in ESPN’s ‘Future Power Rankings’

At least once a year the folks over at ESPN put together a "Future Power Ranking" in which teams' three-year arc is predicted based off of five variables: players, management, money, market and draft....

Podcast: Rip City Report, Episode 111

Greetings friends! With with Portland's 2017 training camp just days away, it was time for your humble podcast crew of Joe Freeman, he of The Oregonian/OregonLive.com, and I, Casey Holdahl, to hit the Moda...

VIDEO: Lillard Joins ‘Everyday Struggle’ To Talk Lil’ Wayne, Joe Budden’s Lies And Other...

Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard is spending a few days in New York promoting his second full-length album, CONFIRMED, which is set to release October 6. As a part of his New York...

Trail Blazers Sign Anthony Morrow

PORTLAND, Ore. (Sept. 18, 2017) – The Portland Trail Blazers have signed guard Anthony Morrow to a training camp contract, it was announced today by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey.   A nine-year NBA...

Nike Debuts Portland’s New ‘Statement’ Uniform

When the Trail Blazers unveiled their new “Association” and “Icon” Nike uniforms at the end of July, the most common reaction was that they didn’t look all that much different than the old “home”...

Trail Blazers Break Away From Conventional Design With Red ‘Statement’ Uniforms

PORTLAND, Ore. (September 15, 2017) – For the third edition of its new Nike-designed uniforms debuting in the 2017-18 season, the Portland Trail Blazers are rolling out a striking red and black color combination that breaks away...

Trail Blazers Broadcasting Inks Radio Play-By-Play Voice Brian Wheeler to Multi-Year Deal

PORTLAND, Ore. (September 15, 2017) – Fans of Portland Trail Blazers radio broadcasts will again hear the familiar “Boom-Shaka-Laka” catchphrase as Brian Wheeler has signed a multi-year contract to remain with the team, it...

NBA 2K18 Ratings For Every 2017-18 Trail Blazer

As we recently noted, the ranking of NBA players doesn't carry much, if any, real-world importance. But ranking players in the virtual world? That's a different story, at least if you're one of the...

Lillard Tips-Off New School Year with New Energy Around Motivational ‘RESPECT’ Program

PORTLAND, Ore. (September 13, 2017) – Since his Rip City arrival in 2012, Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard has placed a high priority on positive interactions with fans, especially students in the...

Trail Blazers Sign Isaiah Briscoe

PORTLAND, Ore. (Sept. 13, 2017) – The Portland Trail Blazers have signed guard Isaiah Briscoe to a training camp contract, it was announced today by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey.   In two seasons...

Lillard, McCollum And Nurkić Make SI.com’s Top 100 Players

With the start of NBA training camps less than two weeks away, various media outlets have begun putting out their yearly rankings of current players going into the 2017-18 season. There's not much you...

Trail Blazers Sign Archie Goodwin

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Trail Blazers have signed guard Archie Goodwin to a training camp contract, it was announced today by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey. In four NBA seasons with Phoenix, New...

VIDEO: Damian Lillard Learns Welsh, Raps And Relives 0.9 on ‘The Late, Late Show...

As you hopefully already heard, Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard was a guest on the Friday, September 8 edition of "The Late, Late Show With James Corden" on CBS. Though he didn't get...

Bleacher Report Picks Nurkić As A ‘Breakout’ Candidate At Center

As anyone who paid attention to his first 20 games as a Trail Blazers could tell you, the expectations for center Jusuf Nurkić entering the 2017-18 season are sky high in Rip City. After...

A Brief History of Damian Lillard on Late Night TV

"Lillard Time" comes to late night Friday evening when Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard guests on the Late Late Show with James Corden (12:37am / CBS). Blazers fan and Late Late Show writer Ian...

QUIZ » What Do You Know About Trail Blazers Transaction History?

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Chief And Pat Go Back To College, CJ Dunks and Dame Goes Vegan

With training camp roughly three weeks away, things are relatively quiet on the NBA offseason front. Considering the NBA regular season runs for six months, the post-Labor Day/pre-training camp time of year is the...

Local Pro Sports Teams Combining Efforts on Disaster Relief in Oregon and Around the...

PORTLAND, Ore. (September 5, 2017) – With disaster response and relief efforts happening in their own communities and across the country, the Portland Trail Blazers (NBA), Portland Timbers (MLS), Portland Thorns FC (NWSL), Portland...

Trail Blazers Break New Corporate Partnership with First Tech Federal Credit Union as First...

PORTLAND, Ore. and MOUNTAINVIEW, Calif (August 31, 2017) – In the first corporate partnership of its kind between the two organizations, the Portland Trail Blazers and First Tech Federal Credit Union have announced a multi-year partnership agreement.  First Tech...

Trail Blazers Sign President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey to New Multi-Year Contract Extension

PORTLAND, Ore. (August 29, 2017) –The Portland Trail Blazers have announced a contract extension for President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey, taking him through the 2020-21 season.  In keeping with team policy, financial terms...

Bill Walton Appears in Katy Perry’s ‘Swish Swish’ Music Video

In his 64 years on Earth, Trail Blazers legend has seemingly done it all.  'Big Red' won two NCAA titles and three National College Player of the Year awards at UCLA, an NBA Most Valuable...

QUIZ » How Well Do You Know These Obscure Blazers Roster Facts?

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Jesse Elis Named Trail Blazers Director of Player Health and Performance

PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 22, 2017) – The Portland Trail Blazers have named Jesse Elis as their Director of Player Health and Performance, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey. Elis will lead...

Podcast: Rip City Report, Episode 110

Greetings Trail Blazers podcast fans. With the recent release of the NBA regular season schedule, your humble podcast crew of Joe Freeman, he of The Oregonian/OregonLive.com, and your boy Casey Holdahl of TrailBlazers.com figured...

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