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AP Source: CJ McCollum Agrees To Extension With Blazers

AP | July 25, 2016 12:53 p.m.

A person familiar with the deal confirms that guard CJ McCollum has agreed to a four-year, $106 million contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers.

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Sculpting Olympians: Artist Displays Work At Trials In Eugene

OPB | July 8, 2016 3:31 p.m.

Mike Leckie is back for the third time to the Olympic trials in Eugene, Oregon, with his bas-relief sculptures inspired by Olympic athletes.  

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Kanye West, Adidas Expand Partnership For Yeezy Line

AP | June 29, 2016 10:24 a.m.

Singer Kanye West and Adidas are expanding their partnership that began almost two years ago with retail hubs for his Yeezy products and additional sportswear designs.

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New Mountain Bike Trail Opens At Silver Falls State Park

Statesman Journal | April 29, 2016 12:30 p.m.

The 4.5-mile route officially opens Sunday, May 1, with a celebration of an idea conceived by Powell but created through communal effort.

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How A Locked Bathroom Helped Portland Get The Trail Blazers

OPB | Jan. 19, 2016 3:45 p.m. | Portland

At a meeting of NBA owners in 1970, a staunch supporter of Portland receiving an expansion team locked himself in a bathroom until a group led by Portlander Harry Glickman could secure a letter of credit.

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Oregon Says Goodbye To Vernon Adams With A Loss

AP | Jan. 3, 2016 3:50 p.m.

Adams led the Ducks to victory in their last six regular-season games, including key wins over No. 7 Stanford and No. 22 USC. But it wasn't enough to wrestle the Pac-12 North title from the Cardinal and earn a place in the Rose Bowl.

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The First Time Around: Velodrome Cycling For Beginners

OPB | Aug. 26, 2013 1:45 p.m.

You, too, can ride the harrowing 43-degree curves in the Alpenrose Velodrome. All you need is $10 and a helmet.


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Portland Women's Rowing Crew Team Competes for Love of the Sport

OPB | Nov. 28, 2012 7:30 a.m.

The Portland Women's Rowing Club has made a name for itself over the years, steadily winning races and building a powerful reputation.