After five consecutive NBA Finals appearances, the Warriors look mortal again, and there's no shortage of teams looking to take on the mantle of West supremacy. On this week's episode of the 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Jared Cowley and Nate Hanson discuss where the Trail Blazers rank in the revamped Western Conference, what Portland needs to reach championship contender status, and debate how big an impact Anfernee Simons will make this coming season.
On this week's episode of the 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, we discuss Whiteside's fit in Portland and whether his reputation should concern the Blazers and their fans. We also assign a grade to the Blazers' offseason moves, and debate whether this roster right now is better than Portland's roster at the end of last season.
On this week's episode of the 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, KGW's Jared Cowley and Nate Hanson give early reviews of the Kent Bazemore trade and Nassir Little draft pick, and look ahead to free agency and trades. We also talk about Anfernee Simons, Zach Collins, Neil Olshey, Rodney Hood, Al-Farouq Aminu, Enes Kanter, Seth Curry and more!
Will Portland draft someone like Stanford's KZ Okpala or Belmont's Dylan Windler? Will the Blazers trade for a player like Bulls forward Otto Porter or Cavaliers forward Kevin Love? Or will Portland trade back to dump salary?
On this episode of the 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, we grade the Blazers' 2018-19 season and recap some of our favorite moments; we debate how close to championship contention the Blazers are; and we make a bunch of offseason predictions, from the draft to free agency to trades and more! Plus, a recap of the Rip It! Playoffs!
KGW's Jared Cowley, Nate Hanson and Max Barr recap the Trail Blazers' loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, discuss adjustments Portland can make, and explain why they think the Blazers will win Game 2 in Oakland. Plus, another AWESOME game of Playoff Rip It!
On this special Western Conference finals preview episode (read that again, Blazers fans!) of the 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, we look back at the memorable Game 7 win against the Nuggets and preview the conference finals matchup with the Warriors. Plus, a MEGA RECAP of playoff Rip It!
The Blazers rebounded from their Game 5 blowout loss to convincingly beat the Nuggets at the Moda Center in Game 6, 119-108. Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum, Rodney Hood and Zach Collins all came up huge for the Blazers to force a deciding Game 7. KGW's Orlando Sanchez and Jared Cowley recap Game 6 and look ahead to Game 7. Plus, Rip It! questions for Game 7!
KGW's Orlando Sanchez and Jared Cowley break down the Blazers' dispiriting Game 4 loss to the Nuggets on Sunday night, and then look ahead to Game 5. They talk about how close this series has been, discuss adjustments the Blazers need to make, and explain why this entertaining second-round series is far from over and any team's to win.
After a "grind-it-out" Game 2 win, the Trail Blazers are headed back to Portland with their second-round series against the Nuggets tied 1-1. KGW's Jared Cowley and Nate Hanson talk about Game 2 adjustments, strong performances by Enes Kanter and Rodney Hood, Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum's Game 2 performances, how the Blazers are dealing with Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray, and then make predictions for what happens with the series headed back to Portland for Games 3 and 4. Plus, a super-size playoff edition of your favorite podcast game, Rip It!