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12 LaMarcus Aldridge PF
Height/Weight: 6-11/240 | Birthdate: 7/19/1985 | Birthplace: Dallas, TX | Team: Portland Trail Blazers | College: Texas | NBA Experience: 8 | Owned/Started%: 99/83 | Average Draft Position: 14.00
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LaMarcus Aldridge seeking a max contract in 2015


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge is unlikely sign a contract extension during the offseason and will likely become a free agent on July 1, 2015, ESPN reports. He's due just over $16 million next season.

According to the report, Aldridge has expressed his desire to stay with the Trail Blazers, but will seek a max contract at the end of the 2014-15 campaign. He averaged 23.2 points and 11.1 rebounds, posting a career-high 40 double-doubles in 2013-14. He shot 45.8 percent from the floor in 69 games.

LaMarcus Aldridge, Mo Williams resting Wednesday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/16/2014) The Trail Blazers will rest two rotation players for Wednesday's season finale against the Clippers, with LaMarcus Aldridge and Mo Williams getting the night off. Both players will be back in time for the start of the postseason this weekend.

LaMarcus Aldridge solid in return, could sit Friday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/28/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge carried a heavy load Thursday against the Hawks, in his return from a seven-game absence due to a back injury.  

Aldridge played 32 minutes in his return and was right back to being the Blazers' offensive focal point. He scored 25 points on 9 of 21 shooting while grabbing 16 rebounds, and he also dished out a pair of assists and added a block and a steal in a 100-85 win.

After the game, he told CSNNW.com he will see how he feels Friday before determining his availability for that evening's game against the Bulls. Aldridge had not played in over two weeks, so a back-to-back might be a bit too much. 


LaMarcus Aldridge expected to return Thursday


by Joe Polito | CBSSports.com
(3/27/2014) The Trailblazers will look a lot more like themselves when they take the floor Thursday, as CSNNW.com reports that franchise forward LaMarcus Aldridge said he plans to play against the Hawks. 

Aldridge has missed the team's last seven contests dealing with a lower back bruise. He averaged 23.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game before sustaining the injury. 


Barring setback, Thursday return set for LaMarcus Aldridge


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/25/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge plans on returning to action Thursday against the Hawks, after missing seven games due to a back contusion. He just has to make it through a workout Wednesday, as he told CSNNW.com after Tuesday's game in Orlando.

Aldridge was struggling prior to his injury, averaging 19.7 points per game on 39.7 percent shooting in the month, though he was also adding 8.9 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game.


LaMarcus Aldridge out Tuesday, aiming for Thursday return


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/25/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge has been traveling with the team throughout an ongoing road trip, but his bruised back has kept him out of action so far. He will miss his seventh straight game Tuesday against the Magic -- fourth of the trip -- as he continues to recover from the injury.

According to NBA.com, the team hopes Aldridge can return to action for the finale game of the trip, Thursday against the Hawks. 


LaMarcus Aldridge won't play against the Heat


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/23/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will sit out Monday's game against Miami, according to Comcast SportsNet Northwest.

Aldridge is expected to get at least a day of practice before he returns to game action, according to the report. He has missed five consecutive games with a bruised lower back. He is averaging 23.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game on the season.

LaMarcus Aldridge ruled out again Saturday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/22/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge is traveling with the team on their current road trip, but he is still not ready to return from a back contusion. Aldridge will miss his fifth straight game Saturday in Charlotte, and he remains day to day moving forward.

Aldridge's next chance to return will come Monday against the Heat. 


LaMarcus Aldridge travels with team for five-game road trip


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/21/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will travel for the upcoming five-game road trip, starting Saturday against the Bobcats, the team announced. His status for that game still remains uncertain.

Aldridge has missed the last four games with a bruised lower back. He is averaging 23.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game on the season.

LaMarcus Aldridge still not ready to return


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/20/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will not play Thursday night against the Wizards, as he continues to work his way back from a back injury, The Oregonian reports.

Aldridge has missed the last four games with a bruised lower back. He is averaging 23.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game on the season. His next chance to play will come Saturday against Charlotte.

LaMarcus Aldridge walking without crutches


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/17/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge started walking without crutches on Sunday as he continues to work his way back from a back injury, The Columbian reports.

Aldridge suffered a back contusion against the Spurs on Wednesday, which has caused him to miss two consecutive games. He was already ruled out for Tuesday against Milwaukee, but is still questionable for Thursday against Washington, according to the Trail-Blazers official website.

"We'd like to get him back as soon as he's ready," said head coach Terry Stotts, "but we want to make sure he's ready to go. When he's ready to play, he'll play."

Aldridge is averaging 23.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game on the season.


LaMarcus Aldridge, Mo Williams not available vs. Warriors


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/16/2014) The Trail Blazers will be without forward LaMarcus Aldridge and guard Mo Williams on Sunday against the Warriors, Comcast SportsNet Bay Area reports.

Aldridge suffered a back contusion against the Spurs on Wednesday and was expected to be out until at least March 18 against Milwaukee. Williams has been sidelined for two weeks with a right hip injury.

LaMarcus Aldridge expected to miss at least two games


by Joe Polito | CBSSports.com
(3/13/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge is expected to miss at least two games dealing with a back contusion, the team announced. Aldridge will likely sit out upcoming games against the Pelicans and Warriors before being re-evaluated next week. 

Aldridge was spotted in a wheelchair following Wednesday's game, spurring fears that the injury might be serious, but it looks like the bruise is at least bad enough to keep him on the sidelines. He's averaging 23.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game on the season. 


X-rays come back negative for LaMarcus Aldridge


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/13/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge was spotted in a wheelchair following his exit from Wednesday's game against the Spurs. Fortunately, he underwent X-rays following the game that came back negative, and was given an initial diagnosis of a back contusion.

With the Blazers off Thursday, they will have an opportunity to take further tests to determine the extent of the injury. The Blazers next game is set for Friday against the Pelicans. 


LaMarcus Aldridge leaves after scary fall


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/12/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge had to leave Wednesday's game early in the third quarter, after taking a hard fall. 

Aldridge was fouled on a drive toward the middle of the floor and landed hard on his back. He was unable to get himself off the floor and appeared to be grabbing at his right hip, which The Oregonian notes is the same hip he required surgery on two seasons ago

Aldridge was immediately removed from the game, and had to be helped to the locker room by two teammates. The Trail Blazers are off Thursday, so they will likely give an update on his status prior to Friday's game against the Pelicans. 


LaMarcus Aldridge posts 30-17 line in loss to Mavs


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/7/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge went off again on Friday, posting a double-double in a 103-98 loss to the Mavericks in Dallas.

Aldridge grabbed 17 rebounds, with only five of them coming from the offensive end of the glass. He scored 30 points on 13 of 28 shooting, including 0 of 1 from downtown, and 4 of 6 from the free throw line. He also chipped in with three assists and three steals while logging 37 minutes of game action. He is averaging 23.5 points and 11.1 rebounds over his last five games.

LaMarcus Aldridge nearly doubles up in return


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/2/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge made his return to the hardwood on Saturday, falling just three rebounds shy of a double-double in a 102-96 win over the Nuggets.

Aldridge scored 16 points on 7 of 15 shooting from the field, including 0 of 1 from downtown, and 2 of 2 from the free throw line. He did all of his damage in 30 minutes of game action, also adding seven rebounds, three assists, one block and one steal. It was his first game back since Feb. 12 because of a sprained left ankle.


LaMarcus Aldridge gets the green light for Saturday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/1/2014) Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge will play Saturday night against the Nuggets, according to The Oregonian. Aldridge missed his past five games with a groin injury. He is averaging 23.9 points and 11.4 rebounds over 53 games. 

LaMarcus Aldridge, Meyers Leonard goes through full practice


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/28/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge and center Meyers Leonard both went through full practice on Friday. Both players are still questionable for Saturday's contest against Denver, according to Comcast SportsNet Northwest.

Aldridge has missed five consecutive games with a groin injury. Leonard has been sidelined since Feb. 12 with a sprained left ankle.

LaMarcus Aldridge still out Wednesday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/26/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge has been able to take part in some on-court activity in recent days, but he is not yet ready to return to action. Aldridge has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Nets, the fifth game he has missed as a result of the injury. 

LaMarcus Aldridge shooting, still without a return date


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/25/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge was able to put up some shots prior to Tuesday's game against the Nuggets, but he continues to be sidelined by a groin injury. Coach Terry Stotts told The Oregonian there is no update on Aldridge's status, leaving him in doubt for Wednesday's home game against the Nets.

Blazers unsure if LaMarcus Aldridge will travel to Denver


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/24/2014) Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts is unsure if forward LaMarcus Aldridge will travel to Denver for Tuesday's game against the Nuggets, according to the team's official website on Monday.

Aldridge has missed three consecutive games due to a strained groin. He is averaging 23.9 points and 11.4 rebounds, both career highs, over 53 games played.

LaMarcus Aldridge out one week with groin strain


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/18/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will miss one week due to a strained groin, the team announced Tuesday.

Aldridge will be reevaluated after a week off to determine the next course of action. He played through groin soreness in his team's final game beore the break, scoring 25 points in 37 minutes. Aldridge has averaged 23.9 points and 11.4 rebounds, both career highs, over 53 games played. The Trail Blazers play Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday next week.


LaMarcus Aldridge dealing with groin soreness


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/18/2014) Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge was unable to participate in practice Tuesday, as he was seeing doctors about a groin injury. The nature of the injury is not yet known, as coach Terry Stotts was unable to provide any details as to the injury or whether Aldridge will miss any time coming back from the All-Star break, according to The Oregonian.

Aldridge has been fighting through the injury since Feb. 8 against the Timberwolves, but has been able to play through it so far. The Blazers' first game back from the break comes Wednesday against the Spurs. 


LaMarcus Aldridge to play through soreness


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/11/2014)  Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge will play Tuesday against the Thunder, despite being considered questionable leading up to gametime with general soreness.

The Blazers also played Wednesday, and it is not yet clear if he will consider sitting out that game prior to the All-Star break.