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McCollum Suspended For Blazers Opener

AP | Oct. 14, 2017 11:28 a.m. | New York

McCollum took several steps onto the floor when Portland's Caleb Swanigan and Phoenix's Alex Len tussled in the fourth quarter of the teams' preseason game Wednesday night.

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Damian Lillard Says He Wouldn't Go To The White House

OPB | Sept. 28, 2017 4:04 p.m. | Portland

"They just want us to go out there and do what we do," Lillard said. "They don't want to know what we think, they don't care how we feel about something."

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Solar Industry Changes | Lillard On Protests | Racism At Multnomah County?

OPB | Sept. 28, 2017 noon

Damian Lillard has some thoughts about taking the knee during the national anthem. Also, we hear about allegations of racism at Multnomah County. And we check in on Oregon's solar industry.

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Jordan Bell Latest Oregon Duck To Declare For NBA Draft

AP | April 19, 2017 8:22 a.m.

The junior joins Dillon Brooks and Tyler Dorsey in declaring since the end of the season.

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Nurkic's Status Uncertain For Playoffs, Portland Waits In Suspense

AP | April 14, 2017 5:04 p.m. | Portland

Portland coach Terry Stotts said Friday that Jusuf Nurkic's status for the first-round opener in Oakland on Sunday was "undetermined."

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South Carolina Takes Its 1st Women's NCAA Basketball Title

NPR | April 2, 2017 6:58 p.m.

March Madness is coming to a close for women's basketball. After defeating the defending champion, UConn, Mississippi State will take on South Carolina in the championship on Sunday night.

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Oregon Falls By 1 Point In Final Seconds To North Carolina

AP | April 1, 2017 8:04 p.m. | Glendale, Arizona

North Carolina missed four straight free throws at the end of the game but got offensive rebounds in both cases to emerge victorious.

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Gonzaga Escapes South Carolina To Reach 1st Ever National Championship

AP | April 1, 2017 5:20 p.m. | Phoenix

Spokane walked away happy Saturday night as Gonzaga beat South Carolina 77-73 to secure its place in the national title game.

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Blazers' Jusuf Nurkic To Miss Rest Of Regular Season With Broken Leg

AP | April 1, 2017 9:45 a.m. | Portland

Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic has a broken right leg and will miss the rest of the regular season.

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Ducks In Final Four | Office Of Outdoor Recreation | News Roundtable

OPB | March 31, 2017 noon

We talk about Ducks basketball, a proposed Office of Outdoor Recreation, and big news stories from the week.

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Oregon Or Gonzaga Could Bring Men's College Basketball Trophy Back To The Northwest

Northwest News Network | March 30, 2017 5:20 p.m.

If the Gonzaga Bulldogs and the Oregon Ducks dominate at the Final Four on Saturday, the NCAA men’s championship basketball trophy will come back to the Northwest.

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Private Prison Study | Clark County Farmland | AG On Sanctuary | Japanese Garden Opening

OPB | March 30, 2017 noon

A study on private prisons, a look at farmland in Clark County, an attempt to understand how the federal government will respond to sanctuary states and a preview of the new Japanese garden.

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78 Years Ago, Oregon's 'Tall Firs' Won The 1st NCAA Tournament

AP | March 30, 2017 7:41 a.m.

The Ducks face North Carolina in the national semifinals in Glendale, Arizona, on Saturday. Oregon hasn't been this close to the title game since the team won the inaugural NCAA Tournament in 1939.

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Blazers Beat Lakers 97-81, Tie Denver For Final Spot In West

AP | March 27, 2017 7:12 a.m. | Los Angeles

Damian Lillard scored 22 points and Portland beat the Los Angeles Lakers 97-81 on Sunday night to pull even with Denver for eighth place in the West.

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Ducks Advance To 1st Final 4 In 78 Years With Win Over Kansas

AP | March 25, 2017 8 p.m. | Kansas City, Missouri

Tyler Dorsey poured in 27 points, Dillon Brooks added 17 and plucky Oregon ended Kansas' romp through the NCAA Tournament with a 74-60 victory Saturday night.

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Oregon State Exits Tournament After 66-53 Loss To Florida State

AP | March 25, 2017 5:50 p.m. | Stockton, California

Sydney Wiese, the Beavers' leading scorer, wound up with just nine points on 3-for-14 shooting and missed all 10 of her 3-point tries in her final collegiate game.

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Oregon Wallops Maryland 77-63 To Continue Tournament Run Into Elite 8

AP | March 25, 2017 11:07 a.m. | Bridgeport, Connecticut

The Ducks continued their improbable run through the NCAA Tournament with a 77-63 upset win over third-seeded Maryland.

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Oregon's Dorsey An X-Factor In The Big Dance

AP | March 22, 2017 10:17 a.m.

Dorsey is solidifying his reputation in the NCAA Tournament.  

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Oregon State Seniors Behind Team's National Rise

AP | March 21, 2017 1:28 p.m. | Corvallis, Oregon

Sydney Wiese and her fellow seniors are wrapping up a historic run that has seen the Beavers' status rise not only in the Pac-12 but also in the nation.

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Cinderella Alert: Oregon, Quinnipiac Crash The Women's Sweet 16 Field

AP | March 21, 2017 7:32 a.m. | New York

The two double-digit seeds joined a field of mostly top seeds in the women's regional semifinals that will be played next weekend. It's only the third time in NCAA Tournament history that two double-digit seeds made the regional semifinals.