2016-2017 NBA Western Conference Preview: Predicting the Wild Wild West

The 2016-2017 NBA season is finally here and you can expect the wild, wild Western Conference to be as competitive as ever! A certain super team will surely take the number one spot, but you can count on it being a battle for the remaining seeds! There will be playoff newcomers looking to prove the doubters wrong,…Read more 2016-2017 NBA Western Conference Preview: Predicting the Wild Wild West

Heat on the Hardwood: The Best Trail Blazers Game Day Sneakers of 2015/2016

C.J. McCollum During the 2015-2016 season, C.J. McCollum broke out the custom Nike iD Kyrie 2s against the Washington Wizards, and boy-oh-boy are they beautiful. There's something about custom colorways on kicks that get me excited, and these specially-crafted red/white/black Kyrie 2s are as good as they get. With the way that McCollum has emerged as…Read more Heat on the Hardwood: The Best Trail Blazers Game Day Sneakers of 2015/2016

Portland Trail Blazers vs Phoenix Suns: 5 Things to Look Out For

What: Portland Trail Blazers vs Phoenix Suns Where: Moda Center, Portland, Oregon When: 7:00 p.m. PST. Watch: CSNNW Listen: KPOJ 620 AM in the Portland area The Portland Trail Blazers will be facing off against the conference rival Phoenix Suns at home tonight in their second preseason game of the 2016-2017 NBA season. Both teams feature…Read more Portland Trail Blazers vs Phoenix Suns: 5 Things to Look Out For

Idols Into Legends: How The 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Class Introduced Me to Basketball

The single word to describe the 2016 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Induction? Bittersweet. It's a bittersweet feeling to see the athletes I grew up idolizing, the players who inspired me to pick up a basketball, throw in the towel on their professional playing careers. Steve Nash, Brandon Roy, Jason Richardson, Amare Stoudemire, Kobe Bryant,…Read more Idols Into Legends: How The 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Class Introduced Me to Basketball

Welcome to Rip City: Evan Turner

In the 2016 NBA Playoffs, the Portland Trail Blazers found themselves in a heated Western Conference Semifinal battle against the 73-9 Golden State Warriors. Portland exposed Golden State’s weaknesses, but there was one deciding factor in the Warriors’ victory; Portland had only two options for creating on offense, and Golden State threw everyone at them.…Read more Welcome to Rip City: Evan Turner