Portland Trail Blazers

OKLAHOMA CITY | Westbrook sets another triple-double record in Thunder win

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP)  — Chalk up another triple-double record for Russell Westbrook. Westbrook set an NBA record with his 10th straight triple-double, Paul George scored 47 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-111 on Monday night. Westbrook broke a tie with Wilt Chamberlain, who had nine straight triple-doubles in 1968, … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Westbrook sets another triple-double record in Thunder win

PORTLAND, Ore | Former Trail Blazers owner Weinberg dies at 92

PORTLAND, Ore.  —Jan 03, 2019—Larry Weinberg, one of the founders and original owners of the Portland Trail Blazers, has died. He was 92. Weinberg’s death was announced Wednesday by the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee. Weinberg was one of four men who got the franchise started as an NBA expansion team in 1970 to the … Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore | Former Trail Blazers owner Weinberg dies at 92

PORTLAND, Ore. | Former Trail Blazers owner Weinberg died at 92

PORTLAND, Ore.  — Jan 03, 2019—Larry Weinberg, one of the founders and original owners of the Portland Trail Blazers, has died. He was 92. Weinberg’s death was announced Wednesday by the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee. KATU reports that Weinberg was one of three partners who got the franchise started as an NBA expansion team … Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore. | Former Trail Blazers owner Weinberg died at 92

SEATTLE | Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

SEATTLE— Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist who invested in conservation, space travel and professional sports, died Monday. He was 65. His death was announced by his company, Vulcan Inc. Earlier this month Allen announced that the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma that he was treated for … Continue reading SEATTLE | Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

NEW ORLEANS | Davis’ 47 points leads Pelicans to sweep of Trail Blazers

NEW ORLEANS | April 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Anthony Davis scored 33 of his franchise playoff-record 47 points in the second half, and the New Orleans Pelicans completed a first-round playoff sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers with a 131-123 victory on Saturday. Jrue Holiday capped his 41-point performance with an 18-foot pull-up jumper that gave … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Davis’ 47 points leads Pelicans to sweep of Trail Blazers