2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
49-33, 1st in Northwest
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McDaniels leads Blazers (7-0) to Las Vegas title

K.J. McDaniels scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Trail Blazers past the Lakers on Tuesday night in a rematch of last year's summer league title game.

Trail Blazers tops Lakers for Summer League title (0:57)
Baldwin finds McDaniels for the alley-oop (0:15)
McDaniels, Trent throw down back-to-back dunks (0:36)
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4dAndré Snellings

Summer league title game stars to watch when the real season tips

The Las Vegas Summer League championship game pits the Portland Trail Blazers against the Los Angeles Lakers. Who are the players to watch on each team, and what kind of impact could they have when the NBA season begins?


Nature vs. Nurture (Ep. 1 of 6): Overcoming the lack of physical gifts with advanced training and practice

Nature vs. Nurture (Ep. 1 of 6): Overcoming the lack of physical gifts with advanced training and practice

2018 Las Vegas Summer League special

Cassidy Hubbarth, Nick Friedell, Andrew Han, Tim MacMahon and Amin Elhassan chat about the sights and sounds of Las Vegas Summer League, including the fervor for the summertime Knicks (3:45), the oddities of summer league (11:40), players that caught buzz (28:00), being the face of a franchise (32:00) and the Rockets (36:30).

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Lillard 'not unhappy,' still committed to Blazers

All-Star point guard Damian Lillard addressed the Trail Blazers' free-agency moves and how improving teams throughout the Western Conference will make it tougher for Portland in the postseason.

Baldwin tossed after altercation with Allen (0:34)
Layman throws down nasty putback dunk for Blazers (0:20)
Collins blocks shots on consecutive possessions (0:28)

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Despite going into the luxury tax, the Jusuf Nurkic four year $48 million contract is of great value for the Trail Blazers. Portland now has a projected $130M in 14 guaranteed contracts, $6M over the tax and a tax bill of $9M. The first year salary will fall outside the top 20 among all centers.

Stephen A.: Lakers should go after Lillard (1:50)
Stephen A.: Trail Blazers 'despise' trading with Lakers (2:01)
Did Lillard hint at joining LeBron in L.A.? (2:07)

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN Sources: Portland and New Orleans had discussed the possibility of a sign-and-trade for DeMarcus Cousins, but a road block existed since he shares the same agent as RFA Jusuf Nurkic.

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19dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Blazers, Seth Curry agree on contract

The Blazers have a greed to a two-year, $2.75 million deal with free-agent guard Seth Curry, the younger brother of Warriors star Stephen Curry.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Free agent guard Nik Stauskas has agreed to a deal with Portland, league sources tell ESPN. It will be a one-year, minimum agreement.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

The Portland Trail Blazers acquiring the rights to Gary Trent Jr. via trade gives them the player I rated the best shooter among likely 2018 draft picks. Trent could eventually play the role Allen Crabbe once filled in Portland.

Prospect Profile: Anfernee Simons (0:35)
Walton reflects on the time Dr. J dunked on him (1:00)

Team Stats

Points Per Game105.616th
Rebounds Per Game45.5Tied-3rd
Assists Per Game19.530th
Points Allowed103.05th

Team History