The Sterlings Speak Out

Posted by Pat Boyle on May 13, 2014
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Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling began with an apology and ended with a rant against former NBA player Magic Johnson during an interview on CNN Monday night. He told The Anderson Cooper Show he kept quiet about racist remarks he made because Johnson told him not to say anything. But he says Johnson later decided not to get …

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Portland Plays with Desperation, Forces Game 5

Posted by Steve Herman on May 13, 2014
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PORTLAND – Damian Lillard scored 25 points and the Portland Trail Blazers staved off elimination in the Western Conference semifinals with a 103-92 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night.

Nicolas Batum had 14 points, 14 rebounds and eight assists to cut San Antonio’s advantage in the series to 3-1.

Portland held Tony Parker to 14 points …

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Blazers Fall in San Antonio

Posted by Associated Press on May 7, 2014
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) After nearly falling on their face in the opening round of the playoffs, the San Antonio Spurs found their footing Tuesday night and ran the Portland Trail Blazers off the court.

Tony Parker had 33 points and nine assists and San Antonio never trailed in a resounding 116-92 victory over Portland, bullying the younger Trail Blazers in Game …

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U of O Basketball Players Suspended Amidst Rape Investigation

Posted by Jeremy Scott on May 6, 2014
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EUGENE — The University of Oregon athletic program has suspended three players from the men’s basketball team after being accused of raping an intoxicated woman they met at a house party.  The Lane County District Attorney’s office though has said they won’t prosecute the case due to lack of evidence and conflicting accounts.

Damyean Dotson, Dominic Artis and Brandon Austin are …

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ESPN Dishes Insults to the City of Portland, Lillard and More

Posted by Steve Herman on May 6, 2014
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Well Blazer fans are you still pumped up after that Damian Lillard dagger? Do you feel pretty good about the city?

ESPN’s Tony Kornheiser is not impressed.

He called Portland an “outpost” on the popular show Pardon The Interruption. He did so when taking the time to address the Blazers big win, and weather Damian Lillard is a star or not. The debate with …

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