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NBA Trade Rumors: Portland Trail Blazers Joining the Carmelo Anthony Mega Deal?

December 25th, 2010
There are always great trade rumors just around this time of year and until the trade deadline comes. Hardly any of them happen, but it's still great to think about the possibility of even one happening. The latest Carmelo Anthony mega deal rumor involves the Portland Trail Blazers. It doesn't involve ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Gerald Wallace and DJ Augustin to The Portland Trail Blazers?

December 24th, 2010
Yet another in a flurry of trade rumors coming out of Charlotte has been reported. This time it involves the Charlotte Bobcats trading with the Portland Trail Blazers. The alleged trade is Gerald Wallace, Desagana Diop and DJ Augustin to Portland for Marcus Camby and Andre Miller. This is another trade that the ...

Nicolas Batum Taking the NBA By Storm: Most Improved Player?

October 31st, 2010
Nicolas Batum has started off the season with a bang. He's playing excellent defense and scoring consistently as well. Selected 25th overall by the Houston Rockets in the 2008 NBA Draft, they must really be regretting gifting him to the Portland Trail Blazers now. Most people are acknowledging Batum as a potential ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Andre Iguodala To the Chicago Bulls?

October 30th, 2010
ESPN has reported that Andre Iguodala wants to be traded because he cannot go through another losing season with the Philadelphia 76ers. Iguodala spent the summer with team USA winning a gold medal at the World Championships in Turkey. It seems that being around players from winning teams and claiming a gold ...

Portland Trail Blazers GM Rich Cho Bracing For a Big Trade?

October 29th, 2010
The Portland Trail Blazers have a new GM in town, and he recently made his first trade when he sent Jerryd Bayless to the New Orleans Hornets in exchange for a first round draft pick and a trade exception. On the outside, that seems like a really boring deal that no ...

Memphis Grizzlies Struck Out By Drafting Hasheem Thabeet No. 2 in 2009 NBA Draft

October 14th, 2010
The 2009 NBA Draft was one with tremendous depth. Players like DeJuan Blair were taken in the second round. It was the one of the best drafts in recent memory. However, through all this, the Memphis Grizzlies still managed to screw up. The Memphis Grizzlies came into the draft with ...

Portland Trail Blazers Future at Point: Wesley Matthews or Jerryd Bayless?

October 14th, 2010
If I had asked you this question before the offseason, most people would probably say Jerryd Bayless. But things have changed pretty quickly in Blazer land. Besides yet another freak injury, this time to Jeff Pendergraph, Wesley Matthews has emerged as a great pickup for the Trail Blazers. In just under 24 ...

The Carmelo Anthony Effect: Chauncey Billups on Trade Block?

August 31st, 2010
Since Carmelo Anthony decided he wants to leave the Denver Nuggets, numerous other players on the roster have been rumored to be on the trading block since the departure of Anthony would mean rebuilding for the Nuggets. Chauncey Billups has already stated that he would like to finish his career in ...

Portland Trail Blazers Should Use Depth To Add Star PG

July 22nd, 2010
CBSSports.com recently reported that Chris Paul is not happy with his situation in New Orleans and wants to be traded before the regular season starts. The Portland Trail Blazers are a team that could use an upgrade at the PG spot to become legit contenders. They also have a lot of trade ...

Portland Trail Blazers Select Rich Cho as General Manager

July 20th, 2010
The Portland Trail Blazers have finally announced who their new general manager is: Rich Cho! Cho beat out strong candidates Danny Ferry and Randy Pfund for the job. Nate McMillan described Cho as the most sought-after NBA executive for the last few years. By getting the job, Cho also becomes the first Asian-American ...