Former Portland Trail Blazers guard Ben McLemore is no longer a free agent, according to HoopsHype’s Michael Scotto. Nine-year NBA veteran Ben McLemore has agreed to a one-year deal with the Shandong Heroes of the Chinese Basketball Association, his agent @GeorgeLangberg told @hoopshype. McLemore averaged 10.2 points last season with the Portland Trail Blazers.
PORTLAND Ore. KPTV) – The Portland Trail Blazers will be holding a public celebration for legendary Blazers broadcaster Bill Schonely, who died Jan. 21 at the age of 93. Schonely was famous for his broadcasting in Portland and the long-time voice of the Blazers who coined the phrase “Rip City.
Simons scored 21 points with seven assists and has averaged 6.7 assists over his last three games. The difference, Simons said, started with a commitment to keeping the ball moving and the offense flowing. Chauncey (Billups) has been emphasizing that to me,” Simons said.