Leaving the Trail Blazers' locker room following the regular-season finale, Wesley Matthews was wished well in the playoffs.
One day after finalizing a new shoe contract with Adidas that was reported to be the third-most lucrative in the NBA, Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard appeared in a new commercial released by Foot Locker.
Watch the commercial below.
Watch the commercial below.
A federal judge in Philadelphia has again declined to approve deals for some of the retired players suing the NFL over concussions.
LaMarcus Aldridge said an overtime thriller over Golden State was good preparation for the looming postseason.
Wesley Matthews had 21 points and Damian Lillard scored 14 of his 16 points in a key fourth-quarter run to rally the Portland Trail Blazers past the Utah Jazz 111-99 on Friday night.
Dorell Wright hadn't hit a game-winner since high school, and certainly he'd never had a winner that was his only basket of the game.
Oregon gave it to Joseph Young, who had made big shots all night and scored 29 points. But it just wasn't enough to overtake the Badgers, who sealed a Sweet 16 spot Saturday night with a 85-77 win over the Ducks.
UCLA ran away from Oregon with a big second-half run for an 82-63 rout over the Ducks in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 tournament on Thursday night.
Oregon beat Oregon State 88-74 in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas.
Jordan Adams scored 20 of his 24 points in the second half, and UCLA rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat Oregon State 74-69 Sunday night to snap its only two-game losing streak of the season.
Oregon State had it's two game winning streak snapped by Arizona State Thursday night at Wells Fargo Arena.
Oregon's Mike Moser said good shooting is contagious, and that certainly was the case during the opening minutes of the Ducks' 93-83 win over arch-rival Oregon State on Sunday.
It's almost guaranteed that Timbers' head coach Caleb Porter will be fined by Major League Soccer after he ripped into soccer officials Tuesday for the calls they made (or didn't make).
The lockout of Major League Soccer's referees has ended following an agreement on a five-year labor contract.
Gaston Fernandez is making the most of his new job with the Portland Timbers.
Bucks owner Herb Kohl has reached a deal to sell the franchise to New York investment firm executives Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens for about $550 million.
Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport's new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks.
Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, lured back into the pool by the fun of it and the possibility of swimming at a fifth Olympics in Rio in 2016.
Reds closer Aroldis Chapman threw off a mound on Monday for the first time since he was hit in the forehead by a line drive during spring training.
The Navajo Nation Council voted to oppose the use of the Washington Redskins name, while a United Nations human rights expert said separately that the term is "inextricably linked to a history of suffering and dispossession."
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is defending his reputation.
Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona calmly exited the dugout on opening night and approached home plate umpire Mike Winters with a rather polite request that he review a collision at the plate.
Players' union head Tony Clark has asked the commissioner's office to investigate comments attributed to unidentified executives in an ESPN.com story estimating what they would offer shortstop Stephen Drew and designated hitter Kendrys Morales, who remain free agents.
For the fourth straight year, the Portland Winterhawks will play in the Western Conference Final.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is named in a Miami police report describing allegations that he smoked marijuana with a woman and undressed her before she later wound up in the hospital with no idea how she got there.
Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus hit the ceremonial tee shots with fans already lining both sides of the first fairway on a brisk, sunny morning.
Nelson Cruz was branded a cheater and punished accordingly. As he waited to be introduced on his first opening day in Baltimore, the former All-Star wondered how Orioles fans would react in the aftermath of the 50-game suspension he received last year for using performance-enhancing drugs.
The premiere of "The Outfield" this weekend on satellite radio will open with a discussion of Derrick Gordon, the UMass guard who on Wednesday became the first openly gay Division I men's basketball player.
UMass guard Derrick Gordon has become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball.
The Portland Winterhawks took a 3-1 series lead over the Victoria Royals in their second round playoff series with a 4-3 Game 4 victory Tuesday in Victoria.