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  1. PDX Problems: Can the Blazers Survive LaMarcus Aldridge’s A...

    Zach Lowe

    This is why it matters that Portland got Oklahoma City twice without Kevin Durant - including a game the Thunder blew thanks to a dumb technical from Russell Westbrook and an apparent teamwide obliviousness concerning Damian Lillar...

    Blog | January 23, 2015
  2. 13 Observations From the D-League Showcase

    Zach Lowe

    Some random news and notes after a few days on the West Coast - first in Santa Cruz for the D-League Showcase, and then in Los Angeles to tape The Grantland Basketball Hour: This is a worst-case scenario for any team that bets big on a t...

    Blog | January 21, 2015
  3. Do Not Cross Damian Lillard

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Chris Kaman has been around the block. He's halfway through his 12th NBA season and has already worn the colors of five different franchises. He's seen it all, and he's not afraid to tell you about most of it -- sometime...

    Blog | January 20, 2015
  4. NBA Talking Points: The Blazers’ Wake-Up Call; the Cavs Are...

    Andrew Sharp

    It's been one of the craziest NBA weeks in recent memory, and that's as good an excuse as any to lap around the league. Let's start in the Pacific Northwest. There are like 800 smart people writing about basketball on the In...

    Blog | January 09, 2015
  5. An Incomplete Encyclopedia of NBA Superstar Signature Moves: Volu...

    Jason Concepcion

    Despite the sport's inherent simplicity -- you shoot, you dribble, you pass, you rebound, and you defend -- there's an endless collection of ways to accomplish basketball's most basic tasks. No pump fake, no fadeaway, no cros...

    Blog | December 04, 2014
  6. Ryen Russillo’s NBA Draft Confidential: Real Scouts on Dant...

    Ryen Russillo

    ESPN's Ryen Russillo is back with another edition of NBA Draft Confidential. In the first installment, Ryen talked with NBA talent evaluators, who gave us frank assessments of Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker, Joel Em...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  7. Death, Taxes, and the Spurs’ Real Talent

    netw3rk

    "We've got four more to win," said Tim Duncan to TNT and NBA.com's David Aldridge. "We'll do it this time." For a player and a team whose popular identity is that of a franchise that does all of it...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  8. Avoiding NBA Extinction

    Zach Lowe

    Three more playoff series could end tonight, as we wrap perhaps the greatest first round in NBA history. Here's where each series stands after five games, and what we might see in Game 6 and (please?) Game 7. Neither team can stop the ot...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  9. 33 Burning Questions From Round 1

    Bill Simmons

    Now THIS is a Round 1, my friends. Do you realize road teams have won 10 of 19 playoff games so far? Do you realize we've had 297 officiating controversies already? Do you realize three 50-win coaches are in real danger of getting canned wi...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  10. The Rocket Killer: Breaking Down LaMarcus Aldridge’s Playof...

    Kirk Goldsberry

    There are two things you should know about LaMarcus Aldridge: (1) He's an incredible scorer who balances a freakish midrange game with strong interior offense, and (2) he's playing the best basketball of his life right now. Aldridge is kill...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  11. NBA Playoffs Overnight: LAMARCUS!

    Andrew Sharp, netw3rk and Danny Chau

    (GIFs by Jason Gallagher, unless otherwise noted) netw3rk: LaMarcus Aldridge's jumper has reached Waterworld levels of wetness. Kevin Costner with vaguely vaginal gills, swimming through Aldridge's midrange turnarounds, two of...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  12. About Last Night: Miami's Vice

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy ruining your own 100th anniversary party, here are the top five stories you missed in sports on Wednesday: Miami opened up a 2-0 series lead with a 101-97 win over the Bobcats, while LaMarcus Aldridge's second consecutive ...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  13. The Rainmakers: Players Who Create the Most Corner 3s

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Last Wednesday night in Portland, the Blazers found themselves losing to the Kings late in the fourth quarter. Down two, they had the ball with 13.9 seconds left. After receiving the inbounds pass, Damian Lillard used a LaMarcus Aldridge screen near...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  14. In Defense of Kate Upton

    Molly Lambert

    What is it about Kate Upton that makes people so crazy? The obvious answer is her amazing boobs, but there's also a weird tone to the way she sometimes gets discussed. Page Six recently suggested that the model trio of Nina Agdal, Lily Aldridge,...

    Blog | March 04, 2014
  15. CourtVision: Rip City Bravado

    Kirk Goldsberry

    I'm not sure what happened in Portland during the offseason, but it was definitely something. Here are the results of the final 13 Blazers games last year: Loss @ OKC 83-103 Loss vs. BRK 93-111 Loss vs. UTA 95-105 Loss @ GSW 98-125 Loss @ UTA...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  16. Damian Lillard Is in the Zone and He Can Hear Jimi

    Chris Ryan

    I went into the Cleveland-Portland game thinking nothing could be more entertaining than the pregame rumors that Dion Waiters wanted to be traded to the Sixers because, and I quote Bleacher Report quoting an unnamed source here, "he thinks he'd be th...

    Blog | December 18, 2013