NEW YORK CITY – Both Portland all-stars made a statement at the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, but Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook stole the show. In the Western Conference’s 163-158 victory over the East, Damian Lillard tallied 11 points, two rebounds and two assists while LaMarcus Aldridge put up 18 points, including four 3-pointers on … Continue reading »
NBA rookie Jabari Parker talks about attending Southern Oregon Hoops Camp at Crater High School in Central Point.
NAPLES, Fla.– The man behind what some consider Oregon’s defining sports achievement has died. Hall of fame basketball coach, Jack Ramsay, died Monday morning. He coached in the NBA for parts of 21 seasons. During that time he lead the Portland Trailblazers to the 1977 NBA title. He then started a long career as a radio and TV analyst … Continue reading »
ORLANDO – EJ Singler’s professional career quietly opened on Sunday. The former South Medford and University of Oregon basketball star made his debut with the Detroit Pistons’ summer league team in Orlando. The Pistons defeated the Brooklyn Nets 76-67, but Singler played under seven minutes. He missed his only shot of the game and finished … Continue reading »