HoopsHype Portland Trail Blazers Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 20, 2014 | 10:34 PM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Erik Gundersen

The Blazers on Robin Lopez and the importance of his screen and roll skills in Portland's offense columbian.com/news/2014/oct/…

Kevin Pelton

Today's featured West team is the Blazers. My preview: es.pn/1FsQj1K (In) and player profiles: es.pn/1FsQj1L (In)

Erik Gundersen

ICYMI: My TruePortland piece on impact of Damian Lillard's shot + the Blazers being both hunter & hunted in the West espn.go.com/blog/truehoop/…

Erik Gundersen

Practice Round-Up: Blazers Starters Prepare To Ramp Up, Rotation Spots Still Up For Grabs wp.me/p3CpBY-19n

Mike Tokito

Good read from @ErikCAnderson on quest by #Blazers employee to touch rim as tribute to friend oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Erik Gundersen

Blazers coach Terry Stotts said that he expects to extend the starters "a little bit" tomorrow in Denver.

Mike Tokito

#Blazers' Matthews vs. Wright vs. Lopez vs. Sutherland in halfcourt shooting contest. Who wins? oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Joe Freeman

Is CJ McCollum the Trail #Blazers' sixth man of the future? oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Mike Tokito

New: Book ranks #Blazers' Clyde Drexler, Oregon St's Gary Payton among top players at their positions in NBA history oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Erik Gundersen

For @Henry Abbott: The Trail Blazers are still aiming high after Damian Lillard's shot, but how high can they go? espn.go.com/blog/truehoop/…

Adi Joseph

I dreamt last night the Kings, Blazers and Marlins made a three-way trade involving Cousins, Aldridge and Stanton. Seemed fair at the time.

Mike Tokito

New post: Trail #Blazers prepare to hit the road as key roster and rotation decisions loom oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Mike Tokito

Had a 2005-06 flashback on #Blazers, with only 2 reporters at practice today. Ah, memories.

Mike Tokito

Terry Stotts said he expects to have camp invitees Darius Morris and Diante Garrett on #Blazers' upcoming 3-game trip.

Mike Tokito

New post on a slow news day: What a #Blazers commercial would look like if done by an unskilled sportswriter oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Mike Tokito

#Blazers have rotation decisions dangling, starting with backup power forward oregonlive.com/blazers/index.… http://t.co/R8hDVc6Yti

Chema de Lucas

Blazers 121-Maccabi Haifa 74 ¿Cuándo va a volver Claver a Europa? Ya no juega ni en pretemporada...

Iñako Diaz-Guerra

VÍDEO | Resumen del Blazers 121 - Maccabi Haifa 74. Claver anota 4 puntos en un tremendo abuso de Portland. baloncesto.as.com/videos/2014/10…

Erik Gundersen

Blazers get the win as Israeli opponent draws protests columbian.com/news/2014/oct/…

Erik Gundersen

City of Portland, Blazers Honor Late Coach Dr. Jack Ramsay With Street Name Change wp.me/p3CpBY-19d

Erik Gundersen

Also very cool note from tonight's game: the Blazers staff and Damian Lillard sported the Dr. Jack patches from last year's playoffs.

Mike Tokito

Dorell Wright on #Blazers' rotation race: "We’ve put the individual part of it to the side a long time ago. We just want to ... win."

Erik Gundersen

FINAL: Blazers 121, Haifa 74. 5 Blazers finish in double-figures. Blazers 11/23 from 3. All 17 players who played scored.

Chris Sheridan

How do the Blazers deal with newly-raised expectations? sheridanhoops.com/2014/10/14/fiv…

Mike Tokito

Seeing a little zone from #Blazers reserves.

Joe Freeman

End of 3rd: #Blazers lead Maccabi Haifa 86-55. Rolo has 13 pts, 7 rbs, Kaman has 12 pts, 7 rbs. Four starters in double figs in scoring.

Mike Tokito

#Blazers have 22 assists. Aldridge has a team-high 5, Matthews 4.

Joe Freeman

Other #Blazers who haven't played with 4:19 (and counting) left: Meyers Leonard, Thomas Robinson.

Erik Gundersen

Man, the Blazers spacing can be so, so beautiful at times.

Erik Gundersen

Half: Blazers 54, Haifa 35. RoLo has 9 points & 4 rebounds. Aldridge with 8 points, 4 boards. Lillard with 3 points, 2 ast in 1st game back.

Joe Freeman

Halftime: #Blazers lead Maccai Haifa 54-35. Rolo has 9 pts, 4 rbs, Kaman has 8 pts, 6 rbs.

Joe Freeman

Brody Angley, a 5-11 guard, leads the game in airballs. He just registered his 2md. #Blazers lead 54-30 with 2:29 left in 1st half.

Erik Gundersen

Blazers handling Haifa a little bit better than the Wiz did. Haifa didn't get in until last night.

Joe Freeman

Chris Kaman: 8 pts, 6 rebs, 1 ast in 11 minutes. He's 3-4 from the field. Get used to it folks. And underrated signing for the #Blazers.

Erik Gundersen

End of 1: Blazers 27, Haifa 19. Haifa's Rene Rougeau leads all with 8 points. Matthews leads Portland with 6.

Joe Freeman

End of 1st Q: #Blazers lead Maccabi 27-19. Eight Blazers have scored, Matthews has 6 pts.

Mike Tokito

Haifa coach Rami Hadar was talking about how NBA players were superior athletes than his team see. #Blazers really trying to fastbreak.

Joe Freeman

Joel Freeland will be the next sub for the #Blazers, most likely entering for LaMarcus Aldridge. Kaman, Blake, Freeland 1st three subs.

Joe Freeman

First timeout. We're tied 13-13 with 5:46 left in 1st Q. Matthews has two threes, 6 pts for #Blazers.

Erik Gundersen

Blazers will have all 5 starters tonight for the first time at home this preseason. Game vs. Maccabi Haifa set to tip off.

Mike Tokito

Players exchanged gifts after anthems. Wouldn't it be cool if #Blazers and Thunder did that before season opener?

Joe Freeman

Sounds like we're going to get the Israel National Anthem tonight before the #Blazers game.

Sean Deveney

To be clear, not saying the @Portland Trail Blazers are out there shopping Thomas Robinson. They're not ...

Jason Quick

I enjoyed this: first episode of Exploring Kaman with Blazers big man @Chris Kaman youtube.com/watch?v=srPeou…

Jorge Sierra

Blazers in the mix for Chase Budinger? bit.ly/1hKUSdo http://t.co/uBbrgnaXy1

Ben Golliver

Blazers All-Star guard Damian Lillard offered a sneak peek at his upcoming Adidas signature shoe on Instagram http://t.co/lmTqtfR2XB

David 'Dubi' Pick

Back in Israel, former Twolves, Clippers, Blazers center Craig Smith: "People thought I retired" | basketballinsiders.com/veteran-center…