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3-on-3 Blazers: Logo Lillard and the Blazers advance

3-on-3 Blazers: Logo Lillard and the Blazers advance

April 24, 2019

KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley talk about Damian Lillard's unbelievable performance in Game 5 to lead the Blazers past the Oklahoma City Thunder and into the second round of the NBA playoffs. They discuss their reactions to "the shot," talk about the overall dominance of Lillard in the playoffs so far, and promote the excellence of Portland's starting lineup. Plus, a "Rip It!" update!

3-on-3 Blazers: ‘Blood in the water’

3-on-3 Blazers: ‘Blood in the water’

April 17, 2019

The Portland Trail Blazers won the first two games at home to take a 2-0 series lead against the Oklahoma City Thunder. KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Jared Cowley and Nate Hanson discuss their top takeaways from the first two games, debate who the most impactful role player has been for the Blazers, and are given a chance to revise their series predictions. Plus, another super awesome game of Rip It!

3-on-3 Blazers: Kanter, Lillard shine in Blazers’ Game 1 win

3-on-3 Blazers: Kanter, Lillard shine in Blazers’ Game 1 win

April 14, 2019

KGW's Orlando Sanchez and Jared Cowley react to the Trail Blazers' 104-99 win in Game 1 against the Oklahoma City Thunder. They talk about Enes Kanter's dominant performance, Damian Lillard's superstar performance, and look ahead to Game 2!

3-on-3 Blazers: Trail Blazers in 7?

3-on-3 Blazers: Trail Blazers in 7?

April 11, 2019

In this week's podcast, KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley look at what must happen for the Portland Trail Blazers to win their first-round series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, who is the key player for Portland in this series, and they make their predictions for how it will all play out. Plus, a special PLAYOFF EDITION of Rip It!

3-on-3 Blazers: Resilient Blazers keep winning without Nurkic, can they keep it up?

3-on-3 Blazers: Resilient Blazers keep winning without Nurkic, can they keep it up?

April 4, 2019

This week's podcast focuses on how the Portland Trail Blazers have looked without Jusuf Nurkic, the best and worst potential playoff opponents for Portland, predictions for the final four games of the season, and another exciting game of Rip It!

3-on-3 Blazers: Reaction to Jusuf Nurkic injury

3-on-3 Blazers: Reaction to Jusuf Nurkic injury

March 26, 2019

Jusuf Nurkic suffered multiple compound fractures during Monday's win against the Brooklyn Nets and will miss the rest of the season and the playoffs. KGW's Nate Hanson, Jared Cowley and Art Edwards offer their reactions to the injury and talk about how it will impact the Blazers the rest of this season and beyond.

3-on-3 Blazers: How will the Blazers fare without CJ McCollum?

3-on-3 Blazers: How will the Blazers fare without CJ McCollum?

March 20, 2019

How will the Portland Trail Blazers fare without CJ McCollum in the regular season? Will the team falter down the stretch? What if McCollum misses playoff games? That's the primary topic of this week's 3-on-3 Blazers podcast. KGW's Orlando Sanchez, Nate Hanson and Jared Cowley also talk about Zach Collins and his role with the Blazers the rest of the regular season and into the playoffs, and make predictions for Portland's next three games. Article: on.kgw.com/2FpXU8v

3-on-3 Blazers: Are the Portland Trail Blazers ready for playoff success?

3-on-3 Blazers: Are the Portland Trail Blazers ready for playoff success?

March 14, 2019

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!

3-on-3 Blazers: Jason Quick of The Athletic on LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard

3-on-3 Blazers: Jason Quick of The Athletic on LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard

March 13, 2019

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.

3-on-3 Blazers: After successful road trip, Blazers ready for final playoff push

3-on-3 Blazers: After successful road trip, Blazers ready for final playoff push

March 7, 2019

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.