Joe Freeman

Last season, Auburn was a "Team of Destiny" after all those crazy comeback wins. This season, the Noles are "lucky" to "survive." Curious.

Ben Golliver

HBO film also shows Kevin Durant watching Finals Game 5 in LA. During game, KD states: "LeBron is gone if they lose this series, dog."

Ben Golliver

Kevin Durant on World Cup withdrawal: "Everything i had to play for Team USA, that [Paul George] injury just stripped it away from me."

Ben Golliver

Regarding Pau Gasol, Kevin Durant says meeting went "really well" but "he's more concerned about the city. He's into orchestra and plays."

Ben Golliver

In upcoming HBO documentary about his offseason, Kevin Durant addresses Pau Gasol recruitment and Paul George injury.

John Canzano

The @Portland Trail Blazers first tweet… so bad, it’s good. Mine? So corny, it’s bad. oregonlive.com/sports/oregoni…

Erik Gundersen

The Scouting Report: Sacramento Kings wp.me/p3CpBY-1aU http://t.co/GXBjfijZBT

John Canzano

If I were a @WeAreLakeridge football booster, I’d wonder why the OSAA wasn’t tougher on Jefferson for this play: oregonlive.com/sports/oregoni…

Robin Lopez

Playing the Kings in Sactown, fave uni of theirs is the early 90's baby blues. Gonna get that W tonight #RIPCITY http://t.co/us1BLNRpT6

Sean Meagher

Read this by @Mike Tokito: 4 years after Maurice Lucas' death, his spirit is very much alive – oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Meyers Leonard

In the spirit of Halloween and the team, I made this last night. I'm no expert but I did my best!… instagram.com/p/u0yOwXQQt6/

Kerry Eggers

Were? RT @hot_trash: @Kerry Eggers eggers! look at that profile photo! who knew you were a hunk?!

John Canzano

Bochy believed in his players... and they believed in themselves, by extension.

Damian Lillard

New season! Looking for @nba themed bars for #4BarFriday today. #EverybodyUp http://t.co/x0xiuHCx8L

John Canzano

Every business needs a Bruce Bochy. What I’m saying is, there’s a shortage.

John Canzano

Ever wonder how ugly it would be if a high school gunner targeted the holder on a PAT? Ugly video: oregonlive.com/sports/oregoni…

John Canzano

What do you blame for Oregon State’s struggles? Vote: orne.ws/1q8bJHK

John Canzano

You call it... Oregon or Stanford... and by how much? orne.ws/1ucQfAi

Mike Tokito

NBA-TV has picked up #Blazers-Cavs game Tues. That's CSNNW game, so s/b blacked out in Portland area, but good news if you're out of state.

Mike Tokito

New column; 4 years after Maurice Lucas' death, his spirit is very much alive oregonlive.com/blazers/index.… http://t.co/OqVChqWTvF

Robin Lopez

Uncle Jesse at 29 had twins, a beach Boys cover and Lori L?? I need to get on schedule.....

Erik Gundersen

Thunder Guard Russell Westbrook Fractures Hand wp.me/p3CpBY-1aO

Ben Golliver

Close-up video from Staples Center of Russell Westbrook's exchange with fan youtu.be/C25obsODyPQ

Ben Golliver

Thunder's Russell Westbrook suffers fracture in right hand bit.ly/1vmKBGD http://t.co/UwaE4ymVR4

Mike Tokito

If you've ever wanted to follow a dog who predicts Oregon HS games (seriously), try @Pugnosticator. #opreps #pugs

Erik Gundersen

After last night's win, the Blazers head to Sacramento columbian.com/news/2014/oct/…

Ben Golliver

Thunder's Russell Westbrook forced from action with right hand injury bit.ly/1vmKBGD http://t.co/GNBibSWvvL

Mike Tokito

I do not believe Usher will be coming along to sing anthem at Moda Center, as he did tonight in Cleveland.

Mike Tokito

Cavaliers, after falling to NY tonight, play at Chicago Friday, then don't play again until they come to Portland to play #Blazers on Tues.

Ben Golliver

Video: Thunder G Russell Westbrook's right hand injury youtu.be/AQBfRrvpk_Y

Ben Golliver

Video: Thunder's Russell Westbrook has brief exchange with fan after hand injury youtu.be/VqtAq7lVcuA

John Canzano

Told Oregon State’s Mike Riley he’s lost his edge and will never win today. His response: “Thank you very much.” oregonlive.com/sports/oregoni…

Ben Golliver

Video: Knicks' Carmelo Anthony hits dagger to spoil homecoming of Cavaliers' LeBron James bit.ly/1rEKeF0 http://t.co/Aufgxt3auX

Mike Richman

Knicks on the verge of winning their first NBA title since 1970....

Erik Gundersen

Earl has been sneakily good all night.

Mike Richman

Is Matthew Dellavedova for real going to be a part of the Cavs closing lineup? That's something.

Dorell Wright

Kyrie handle so crazy. Very crafty wit the rock.

Ben Golliver

GIF: Kevin Love finds LeBron James with full-court outlet pass pic.twitter.com/nMZYMmaNYG

Ben Golliver

Russell Westbrook pre-game (OKC at LAC) http://t.co/LmpSAOwUJn

Dorell Wright

Lol Russ killed that. On his LA swag!!

Erik Gundersen

Is Travis Wear the new Perry Jones?

Ben Golliver

Diehard Cleveland Cavaliers fan Justin Bieber pic.twitter.com/NWJFIhM5fa

Mike Richman

Travis Wear just locking up LeBron James. That's why he's here.

Mike Richman

Trade him RT @Chris Haynes: LeBron James is one-of-eight thus far and has committed four turnovers in 19 minutes. #cavsopener

Erik Gundersen

Loving what Quincy Acy is doing for the Knicks.

Mike Richman

Steve Blake 'terrific' in scoreless, but effective return to the Trail #Blazers bit.ly/1tWSRSg

Ben Golliver

Arguably the most poignant moment of Cleveland Cavaliers' elaborate player introductions @LakeOswegoInfo http://t.co/fu354ImBRB

Erik Gundersen

Love is eating in this offense. Easy looks on offense, baseline screen for a corner 3 for him early, outlet passes. Too easy.

Ben Golliver

Videos: LeBron James' chalk toss, elaborate introductions open Cavaliers' season bit.ly/1tmddmx http://t.co/ysgx6vekPM

Erik Gundersen

That dish from Love handling out of the PNR was nice.

Ben Golliver

Video: Cleveland Cavaliers' "There's no place like home" introductions youtu.be/2KLsS1JNQ3w

Ben Golliver

LeBron James returns to Cleveland Cavaliers with chalk toss http://t.co/Of0HtuNIt0

Mike Richman

Kevin Love has to stop claiming on LA after that Cavs season intro. He's a LakeO kid. That's that.

Erik Gundersen

Greatest moment in Lake Oswego history getting featured in this?

Ben Golliver

Audio: Talking Blazers & sportswriting w/ @OPBTOL bit.ly/1vm9HFp

Ben Golliver

Audio: Talking Blazers' opening night win and the start to the NBA season w/ @TheDDSshow bit.ly/1yKAmzo

Erik Gundersen

Love C-Webb in the studio more than in games.

Erik Gundersen

#also RT @PatrickTruby: Yo I really love this year’s NBA warm ups.

Mike Tokito

New post: What ESPN announcers said about the Trail #Blazers during game against Oklahoma City oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Erik Gundersen

Trail Mix: Blazers Beat Thunder, Look To Kings wp.me/p3CpBY-1aF

Erik Gundersen

Time is a flat circle RT @Shandel Richardson: Tim Tebow: "ESPN is really going overboard in hyping the Cavs' season-opener."

Erik Gundersen

Last season, DeMarcus Cousins averaged 33.3 points and 11.5 rebounds in 4 games against Portland.

John Canzano

World Series Game 7 tv numbers… Kansas City: 58.3 local rating… SF: 38.8 rating. Nationally: 52 million viewers.

Kerry Eggers

Should have been. I noticed it, too RT @jf4three: @Kerry Eggers why was the opening tip not a backcourt violation by the Thunder?

John Canzano

Respect for that interview @Coach_Riley just did. A lot of coaches hide out. He faced the music. He owned it. Will podcast and tweet.

Mike Richman

instagram.com/p/uymiGAAFUK MT @Mike Richman Westbrook and Dorell Wright chatting after the game. Both were dressed like space age super heroes

John Canzano

“I did that with my contract when I had the opportunity because I wanted to make the statement ‘I want to stay here,’” Riley on his contract

John Canzano

Mike Riley on what he thinks when he hears “Fire Mike Riley”? “Your focus has to be with your team.” @750TheGame

Erik Gundersen

The tweets that Lillard addressed today were from 2011 when he was in college, FWIW.

John Canzano

Eric Moreland talking Craig Robinson’s tenure at Oregon State @750thegame. Will podcast and tweet. “It’s not like he’s Gregg Popovich…"

John Canzano

Eric Moreland on leaving Oregon State early for NBA, “I did what’s best for my family. I made the right decision."

Dorell Wright

This monster really going up. I got heat in the rotation whoa

Mike Richman

Meyers Leonard misses practice, will not travel with #Blazers to Sacramento s.oregonlive.com/UwXtbpT

Nicolas Batum

Great win last night vs OKC for the opening game. Thank you Rip City #WeAreRipCity instagram.com/p/uymskvFpZD/

John Canzano

Would the Lakers be a suitor for LaMarcus Aldridge? NBA columnist raised the question… but the Blazers must keep LA. oregonlive.com/sports/oregoni…

Joe Freeman

#Blazers' Damian Lillard says he's 'not proud of' the 'irresponsible' tweets he directed at LeBron James in 2011: oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Paul Allen

Here’s how we can help medical workers fighting #Ebola who are sick return home safely: bit.ly/1oXJZuo http://t.co/n1gFhzjTxI

Mike Richman

Both Steve Blake and Chris Kaman said they don't know all the plays yet. Kaman: "Coach is really on my butt about that."

Kerry Eggers

With @OSUBeaversFB coordinators Mark Banker and John @CoachGarrettOSU, looking ahead to Saturday's date with Cal portlandtribune.com/pt/12-sports/2…

Mike Richman

Meyers Leonard missed practice and Terry Stotts said he won't travel with the team to Sacramento

Joe Freeman

#Blazers Lillard on 2011 tweets: "I can also say that I’ve grown up since then. I was just a young kid doing crazy stuff with my teammates."

Joe Freeman

#Blazers Damian Lillard on the inappropriate tweets he sent out in 2011: "It was just irresponsible. It’s something that I’m not proud of."

Erik Gundersen

Damian Lillard said his tweets about LeBron James were "uncalled for." Said he reached out to him after they surfaced.

Sean Meagher

VIDEO: #Blazers player introductions during 2014 season opener bit.ly/1sLXY14 #ripcity

Erik Gundersen

As many have already noted, Meyers Leonard isn't out here at practice, probably meaning he won't fly to Sac today for their game tomorrow.

Mike Richman

David Vanterpool and Damian Lillard going over film on a laptop.

Mike Richman

In the far corner Wesley Matthews is working on his left hand doing dribbling drills with a medicine ball.

Jason Quick

I'm thinking Wes Matthews vs. Klay Thompson on Sunday will be good theater oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Jason Quick

What did Scotty Brooks say to Nic Batum? And which upcoming opponent did Wesley Matthews asked about? Blazers notes oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…