HoopsHype LaMarcus Aldridge Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: February 27, 2015 | 12:01 PM

Mike Richman

LaMarcus Aldridge and Arron Afflalo: From McDonald's All-American roommates to Blazers teammates bit.ly/1LR09g0

Mike Tokito

You get honored pregame for getting career double-double record, you have to get one, and Aldridge has, 11 pts, 13 reb, for 28th of season.

Erik Gundersen

Stotts experimenting a little bit more. Aldridge at the 5 with Afflalo, Batum, Matthews and Lillard.

Sean Meagher

Batum, Matthews and Lillard all with 15 points through three quarters. Aldridge has 11&9.

Mike Richman

Blazers 81, Spurs 71 End 3rd: Matthews and Batum each with 15pts; Aldridge 11 and 9. Duncan leads SAS with 18pts.

Sean Meagher

10 points now. RT @Mike Richman: LaMarcus Aldridge was 3-for-11 in the first half, but he's 2-for-2 to open the third.

Mike Richman

LaMarcus Aldridge was 3-for-11 in the first half, but he's 2-for-2 to open the third.

Kerry Eggers

#Blazers couldn't have started the second half any better: @LaMarcus Aldridge with a jumper, @Wesley Matthews with a 3-point play. Portland leads 56-50

Erik Gundersen

Halftime: Blazers 51, Spurs 50. Batum w/ 12 points, 4 assists, 2 rebounds, 2 steals, a block. Aldridge just 3/11. Duncan 7/7, 14 points.

Mike Richman

LaMarcus Aldridge saluted the crowd after that jumper over Diaw.

Jeff McDonald

Duncan has 10 of Spurs' 12 points. Aldridge/Lillard have 2 each and Spurs down 13 already.

Mike Richman

Aldridge hit four his first seven 3s following the thumb injury RT @AlexKemper: @Mike Richman gotta be the thumbs

Mike Richman

LaMarcus Aldridge is 25-60 from 3 this season, but has missed his last 13, including one tonight. Currently 0-February.

Paul Garcia

Duncan with all 6 of the Spurs' first points. Just put the ball on the floor and drove on Aldridge for a contested layup.

Paul Garcia

Baynes starts once more RT @PaulCastroNBA: They have Aldridge in the starting line up. Could change. http://t.co/QIqBhkjwGL

Jeff McDonald

Spurs: Parker, Green, Leonard, Duncan, Baynes. Blazers: Lillard, Matthews, Batum, Aldridge, Lopez.

Erik Gundersen

LaMarcus Aldridge on his thumb injury and more from yesterday's practice columbian.com/news/2015/feb/…

Joe Freeman

Trail #Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge to play against San Antonio Spurs, Joel Freeland inching closer to return: oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Mike Richman

Blazers announce LaMarcus Aldridge (right thumb sprain) is probable for Wednesday vs. Spurs.

Erik Gundersen

LaMarcus Aldridge officially listed as probable for tomorrow against San Antonio.

Joe Freeman

LaMarcus Aldridge said he went through light portions of today's #Blazers practice (no contact) and will play tomorrow vs. Spurs.

Erik Gundersen

Aldridge said the injury was affecting his shot but says it's not anymore.

Joe Freeman

#Blazers just opened practice and it doesn't look like LaMarcus Aldridge participated.

Mike Richman

LaMarcus Aldridge on the practice court without a thumb brace on either hand.

Erik Gundersen

Stotts said that the Aldridge injury is "not serious" but there is still pain in his right thumb. Hopeful he plays Wed. vs. Spurs.

Mike Richman

Stotts says Aldridge's thumb isn't serious. But still unsure if he'll play Wednesday.

Joe Freeman

Stotts said Aldridge hurt his thumb last game and #Blazers learned "tonight" he wouldn't play. Stotts said he's hopeful LA returns Wed.

Bill Herenda

#Grizzlies win 98-92 v #Blazers Mem #1 in #NBA in pts allowed 95.7 pts/game & pts in paint, 54 pts in paint v Por w/o Aldridge #Kings

Mike Richman

Dorell Wright at power forward worked well last season with Aldridge out. Picking up where he left off tonight. 6pts, 3rebs

Erik Gundersen

Dorell Wright and Meyers Leonard are holding up their end of the bargain so far filling in for LaMarcus at PF.

Sean Highkin

Meyers Leonard is starting for LMA 🙏

Kerry Eggers

No @LaMarcus Aldridge tonight. Sore right thumb. @Meyers Leonard starts in his place at PF

Joe Freeman

Meyers Leonard will start for LaMarcus Aldridge at power forward tonight vs. the Grizzlies.

Mike Richman

Meyers Leonard listed as the starter in place of Aldridge. Leonard-ZBo matchup should be interesting.

Pete Pranica

Been informed LaMarcus Aldridge is not dressing tonight.

Erik Gundersen

Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge (right thumb sprain) OUT Sunday vs. Memphis wp.me/p3CpBY-1qu

Mike Richman

Aldridge had 32 points and 9 rebounds in the last meeting with Memphis, a 102-98 Grizzlies win. Leonard, Kaman, Wright should get mins at 4.

Joe Freeman

Trail #Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge will not play against Memphis Grizzlies with thumb injury: oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Erik Gundersen

As @Mike Richman notes, Aldridge not wearing a brace. Saw him holding a water bottle in his right hand too. For whatever that is worth.

Mike Richman

Lamarcus Aldridge not wearing a brace or anything on his injured right thumb. But wasn't available in locker room after injury announcement

Mike Tokito

The good news for LaMarcus Aldridge is he has no thumbs left to injure.

Mike Richman

Aldridge has a torn ligament in his left thumb. Now a right thumb sprain is keeping him out tonight.

Mike Richman

LaMarcus Aldridge (right thumb sprain) will not play tonight vs. Memphis. He was just warming up, too.

Joe Freeman

#Blazers announce that LaMarcus Aldridge (right thumb sprain) will NOT play vs. the Grizzlies tonight.

Erik Gundersen

LaMarcus Aldridge is OUT tonight with a right thumb sprain.

Alex Kennedy

LaMarcus Aldridge and Arron Afflalo first met in high school. They were roommates when they played in the McDonald's All-American Game.

Amin Elhassan

Lol RT @flizz: @Amin Elhassan #AskAmin Will the Suns land a big FA this summer? #lamarcus #love #marc #milsap

Michael Pointer

Dunham replaces Aldridge with 13:20 left. He's got four fouls, but #Butler is down 22, so what the heck?

Tony Jones

LaMarcus Aldridge shot 5-16 from the field....couldn't score on the interior at all

Aaron Falk

End of 3: Jazz 65, Blazers 59. Burke 17 pts, 3 ast. Hayward 15/3/3. Favors 14 & 7. For Portland: Lillard 14 pts, Aldridge 13, Wes 11.