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Rip City Project Sep 21, 2020

Portland Trail Blazers: 5 free agency destinations for Carmelo Anthony

The Portland Trail Blazers may not have the finances to bring back Carmelo Anthony in 2021. Which five teams could use the NBA legend next season? The Portland Trail Blazers cap situation is a complex one. With no cap room forecasted in the 2021 season, they may not be able to bring Carmelo Anthony back […] Portland Trail Blazers: 5 free agency destinations for Carmelo Anthony - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazer's Edge Sep 18, 2020
Ranking the Best Players to Leave the Blazers in 2019-20

Ranking the Best Players to Leave the Blazers in 2019-20

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Kyle Garcia talks about the four who got away from Portland this year. Would any of them have made a difference? It’s not a stretch to say that the 2019-20 Portland Trail Blazers had one of the stranger rosters in recent memory. They somehow ended up with future hall-of-famer Carmelo Anthony, an often maligned big man in Hassan Whiteside, and a cadre of other strange personalities that made this roster...interesting to say the least. If I had handed a list of this year’s team to a random Blazer fan before the 2019 free agency period, they would be...
Blazer's Edge Sep 9, 2020
Should the Blazers Keep Carmelo Anthony?

Should the Blazers Keep Carmelo Anthony?

Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports Dave and Dia go at it again, this time debating the utility of one of Portland’s high-profile players. Outside of Damian Lillard, no Portland Trail Blazers player made a bigger splash in the 2019-20 season than Carmelo Anthony. Originally signed as an injury replacement after an extended hiatus from the NBA, Anthony became Portland’s regular starter at power forward, averaging 15.4 points and 6.3 rebounds in 32.8 minutes per game. Those numbers are nothing to sneeze at, especially from a player under contract for the veteran’s minimum. Anthony is an...
Rip City Project Sep 5, 2020

Trail Blazers: Re-signing Carmelo Anthony could be more important than we think

Portland will have some tough roster decisions to make this summer. Thinking long-term, bringing Carmelo Anthony back could have more positive ripple effects than we imagined. The connection between a higher power and the NBA has always been a fascinating study. Charles Barkley once remarked that “God wants us to win the world championship” during […] Trail Blazers: Re-signing Carmelo Anthony could be more important than we think - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazer's Edge Sep 4, 2020
Blazers Release Season Recap Video

Blazers Release Season Recap Video

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The team summarizes the 2019-20 campaign, video style. The Portland Trail Blazers have released a video highlight package summarizing their 2019-20 season. The video clocks in at just under 11 minutes and includes plenty of plays from Damian Lillard, Carmelo Anthony, and friends. You can watch the video and reminisce here. Enjoy seeing 50, 50, 50 and all the 60’s from Dame!
Rip City Project Sep 3, 2020

Portland Trail Blazers: Carmelo Anthony furthers social justice causes

Many NBA players have spoken out about the racial injustices in this country, Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony is acting on it. Over the past couple of months, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, and Dwyane Wade have established the Social Change Fund. The organization is currently operating on the funds of these three athletes. Once […] Portland Trail Blazers: Carmelo Anthony furthers social justice causes - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Inquisitr Sep 3, 2020
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Returning To New York If Knicks Trade For Chris Paul, Says Ian Begley

NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Returning To New York If Knicks Trade For Chris Paul, Says Ian Begley

Despite how things ended for him in Big Apple, Portland Trail Blazers small forward Carmelo Anthony continues to be linked in rumors involving his former team, the New York Knicks. With Leon Rose currently serving as the team’s president of basketball operations, some people think that Anthony may consider playing for the Knicks again in the 2019-20 NBA season. The 10-time NBA All-Star may have already expressed his desire to remain with the Trail Blazers, but a return to New York will remain a possibility until he officially signs a new contract in the upcoming 2020 free agency.Click here...
Lake Show Life Sep 1, 2020

Should the Lakers be interested in Carmelo Anthony after playoff series?

The Los Angeles Lakers saw a lot of Carmelo Anthony firsthand. The Los Angeles Lakers dropped Game 1 of their first-round matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers and followed suit with four straight wins to conduct a gentleman’s sweep. Two of those four wins were filed under the blowout category. The red-hot Blazers were one […] Should the Lakers be interested in Carmelo Anthony after playoff series? - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community
Hoops Habit Aug 31, 2020

Portland Trail Blazers: Is re-signing Carmelo Anthony a no-brainer?

After a sensational comeback season came to a close, the Portland Trail Blazers will have to decide if they want to retain Carmelo Anthony moving forward. Carmelo Anthony‘s return to basketball after a calendar year away from the game was nothing short of impressive. After many people, Anthony included, believed retirement was imminent, the Portland […] Portland Trail Blazers: Is re-signing Carmelo Anthony a no-brainer? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints Aug 31, 2020
Blazers should bring back Carmelo Anthony for another season

Blazers should bring back Carmelo Anthony for another season

Should the Portland Trail Blazers keep Carmelo Anthony for at least another season? Seeing how much he has contributed to the Blazers in the 2019-20 campaign, it would actually make sense for the team to keep the 10-time All-Star. After struggling in the first four games of their series against the Los Angeles Lakers, Anthony […] The post Blazers should bring back Carmelo Anthony for another season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Aug 30, 2020
Rumor: Carmelo Anthony reunion on Knicks’ radar since Leon Rose took over

Rumor: Carmelo Anthony reunion on Knicks’ radar since Leon Rose took over

Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony said after the team’s season-ending loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday he would like to remain in Rip City. But new New York Knicks president Leon Rose is envisioning Melo’s return to Madison Square Garden. Marc Berman of the New York Post reported Rose has been thinking about […] The post Rumor: Carmelo Anthony reunion on Knicks’ radar since Leon Rose took over appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Aug 30, 2020
Blazers’ CJ McCollum reacts to possibility of Carmelo Anthony returning next season

Blazers’ CJ McCollum reacts to possibility of Carmelo Anthony returning next season

Carmelo Anthony has played 63 games (including playoffs) as C.J. McCollum’s teammate with the Portland Trail Blazers, and both players want to see that number increase in 2021. Portland’s rollercoaster season ended on Saturday in a 131-122 loss to the top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers. Anthony is set to be a free agent ahead of his […] The post Blazers’ CJ McCollum reacts to possibility of Carmelo Anthony returning next season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Blazer's Edge Aug 30, 2020
McCollum on Melo: ‘Hopefully he can come back next year’

McCollum on Melo: ‘Hopefully he can come back next year’

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum explained that he hopes that Carmelo Anthony returns to Portland for next season. Following Carmelo Anthony’s declaration that he would like to return to the Trail Blazers, star guard CJ McCollum also issued a vote of confidence in regards to the 36-year-old forward’s future in Portland. In the aftermath of the Blazers’ postseason elimination on Saturday, The Athletic’s Jason Quick recorded McCollum’s comments on the situation surrounding Melo’s upcoming free agency. “We are thankful to have him,” McCollum...
Inquisitr Aug 30, 2020
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Hopes To Play For Portland Trail Blazers In ’20-21

NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Hopes To Play For Portland Trail Blazers In ’20-21

Following his successful comeback campaign with the Portland Trail Blazers this season, multi-time NBA All-Star and former league scoring champion Carmelo Anthony says he wants to continue on with the club next year. The 36-year-old Anthony made the proclamation after his squad was eliminated from postseason play on Saturday by LeBron James and the top-seeded L.A. Lakers. “I pray that it can be Portland,” he said, via NBC Sports Northwest. “Honestly, I think that I found a home in Portland. I got comfortable with the organization. I got comfortable with the guys on the team. They got...
ClutchPoints Aug 30, 2020
Lakers’ LeBron James shows Carmelo Anthony, Blazers love after eliminating them from playoffs

Lakers’ LeBron James shows Carmelo Anthony, Blazers love after eliminating them from playoffs

Heading into this first round series against the Portland Trail Blazers, Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James knew that this was going to be a special matchup. In year 17 together, James was facing one of his best friends in the world in Carmelo Anthony. Now that the series is over, with the Lakers advancing […] The post Lakers’ LeBron James shows Carmelo Anthony, Blazers love after eliminating them from playoffs appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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