Dame’s Got a Message for ‘Bron On Opening Night

Damian Lillard is in the familiar place NBA superstar players find themselves. 28 years old. All-Star. Top-10 talent. Face of the franchise. Missing a conference final. It’s the Chris Paul trajectory and the challenge about this part of the Dame career is the “more” part of the bio. He wants more than an easy out…

Dame Beats Out Sweet Lou

Paul Allen had prepared for the worst. He thought his star, who had requested a meeting, was coming to ask for a trade. But Damian Lillard doesn’t roll like that, not this early in his career. He is still loyal to the Blazers. He just wanted a heart to heart that Allen is on the…

Grading the Blazers Happiness

One-quarter of the NBA season is behind us. Teams are pretty much what they are, minus trading deadline moves. After overspending just to overspend, and it sucking the Blazers happiness dry last season, they entered this year with realistic hopes of getting a top four seed, mainly because they added Jusuf Nurkic, an able big…