As the playoffs approach, is this team good enough to not only snap its 10-game losing streak in the playoffs, but also win a first-round playoff series. KGW's Orlando Sanchez and Nate Hanson debate Portland's playoff potential on this week's episode. Plus, another rousing game of Rip It!
Jason Quick of The Athletic spoke with KGW from his hotel in New Orleans on Wednesday. Quick talked about his article that details how Blazers star Damian Lillard and former Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge repaired their relationship, and about the potential of Aldridge returning to play with Lillard in Portland someday. KGW.com story: on.kgw.com/2JcVPRe | Read Jason's article here (subscription required): bit.ly/2TQWqfs.
On this week's KGW 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Jared Cowley and Nate Hanson talk about the Portland Trail Blazers' successful 5-2 road trip, which included wins against the Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics; the Trail Blazers' bench production since the All-Star break, including the integration of Rodney Hood and Enes Kanter into the lineup; and make predictions for the Blazers' next three games, against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Clippers.
On this week's 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley talk about Portland Trail Blazers small forward Maurice Harkless' stunning turnaround, our early impressions of new Trail Blazers backup center Enes Kanter, and make predictions for the final three games of the Portland Trail Blazers' seven-game road trip, against the Toronto Raptors, Charlotte Hornets and Memphis Grizzlies.
On this week's podcast: Damian Lillard claims he doesn't want to "sell out" for a championship. Are the Blazers set up for another post-All Star break surge? And how will the team fare on its upcoming road trip? Plus another incredible game of Rip It!
During this week's podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley discuss the Trail Blazers' entertaining win against the Warriors, debate the potential impact of new Blazers center Enes Kanter, and make some All-Star weekend predictions.
On this week's edition of the 3-on-3 Blazers podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley discuss whether Trail Blazers president of basketball operations Neil Olshey dropped the ball by not making a bigger trade at the deadline, debate who should start at small forward, and make predictions for the next four games.
During this week's trade-deadline-heavy podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley discuss the Anthony Davis trade saga, whether the Blazers need to make a trade and predict what Portland will do at the deadline.
Somehow, the biggest story in Portland right now is Carmelo Anthony. That's right. It's the summer of 2017 all over again. During this week's podcast, Orlando, Nate and Jared debate whether Carmelo Anthony will don a Portland uniform in the near future, pick their Western Conference All-Star rosters, and make predictions for Portland's next three games.
During this week's podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley debate whether the Blazers will make a move to improve the team before the February 7 NBA trade deadline, discuss the Blazers' recent improvement passing the ball, and make predictions for Portland's next three games. Plus, another super-fun game of Rip It!