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Tom Haberstroh - ESPN Heat Index, Heat Beat Writer
LaMarcus Aldridge has 81 points in 70 minutes this series.
@tomhaberstroh | | 17h | Score: 200
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TrailBlazers.com - News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge is the first NBA player with consecutive playoff games of 43 points or more since Tracy McGrady (April 20-23, 2003).
@TrailBlazersPR | | 16h | Score: 131
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SlamOnline.com - NBA News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge cannot be stopped.
@SLAMonline | | 17h | Score: 131
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TrailBlazers.com - News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge's 89 points in 1st 2 playoff games are fewer than only Michael Jordan (1986, 1988) and Jerry West (1965) in last 50 years.
@TrailBlazersPR | | 16h | Score: 127
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ESPN - NBA News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge joins Kobe Bryant (2001) and LeBron James (2009) as the only active players to score 40+ in consecutive playoff games.
@ESPNNBA | | 17h | Score: 61
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NBA.com - News and Updates
43 points on 18/28 FG & @TrailBlazers 2-0 lead for @aldridge_12, @NBAcom's #NightlyNotable: t.co/OuH2pD9Rqm t.co/PHhYwufSi
@NBA | | 7h | Score: 49
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TrailBlazers.com - News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge is the only player with two 40-point playoff games for Portland, and he has accomplished the feat in consecutive games.
@TrailBlazersPR | | 17h | Score: 40
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Zach Lowe - Grantland.com, NBA Writer
Lamarcus Aldridge has lost his mind. Alert the local authorities.
@ZachLowe_NBA | | 17h | Score: 40
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Marc J. Spears - Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
LaMarcus Aldridge has been this good for a while. It takes quality TV time in playoffs for NBA fans outside the NW to see it. @aldridge_12.
@SpearsNBAYahoo | | 17h | Score: 38
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TrailBlazers.com - News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge is the first NBA player with back-to-back 40-point games in the playoffs since LeBron James (May 24-26, 2009).
@TrailBlazersPR | | 17h | Score: 37
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Richard Deitsch - Sports Illustrated, Sportswriter
June 28, 2006: The Bulls trade rights to LaMarcus Aldridge & a 2nd rounder to Portland for Tyrus Thomas & the contract of Viktor Khr
@richarddeitsch | | 16h | Score: 32
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Alex Kennedy - HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
LaMarcus Aldridge is the 5th player in history to score 89 points in first two games of a postseason, joining Jordan, West, Baylor, McGrady.
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 6h | Score: 25
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TrailBlazers.com - News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge is first player with 80+ points and 15+ rebounds in team's first 2 playoff games since Michael Jordan (April 25-27, 1997).
@TrailBlazersPR | | 17h | Score: 25
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TrailBlazers.com - News and Updates
LaMarcus Aldridge is first player with at least 80 points in his team's first two playoff games since Kobe Bryant (81, April 20-23, 2008).
@TrailBlazersPR | | 17h | Score: 23
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John Schuhmann - NBA.com, NBA Writer
Aldridge is 13-for-15 from mid-range. In general, you live with that & wait for regression. But you're in danger of going down 0-2 at ho
@johnschuhmann | | 17h | Score: 22
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Alex Kennedy - HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
LaMarcus Aldridge is the first NBA player to record 43+ points, 8+ rebounds, 3+ blocks in playoff game since Shaquille O'Neal (May 8, 2001).
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 6h | Score: 20
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Jeff Lenchiner - InsideHoops.com, NBA Writer
Through two #NBA playoff games, LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 44.5 points and 13.0 rebounds per game
@InsideHoops | | 14h | Score: 19
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NBA.com - News and Updates
16/22 for 39... It's the LaMarcus Aldridge show on TNT!
@NBA | | 17h | Score: 19
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Alex Kennedy - HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
I'm convinced LaMarcus Aldridge is a video game create-a-player with the sliders turned all the way up. Not fair.
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 17h | Score: 18
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John Canzano - The Oregonian, Sports Writer
America, meet LaMarcus Aldridge.
@JohnCanzanoBFT | | 17h | Score: 18
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J.E. Skeets, TheScore.com, NBA Blogger
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Mike Meltser, Huston SportsRadio610, Host
Omer Asik had the most success against LaMarcus Aldridge t.co/oKtJnBzekV
@MikeMeltser | | 59m
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Alex Kennedy, HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
See what Damian Lillard, Terry Stotts and Robin Lopez said after LaMarcus Aldridge's second straight dominant game: t.co/fvYJ90RGvt
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 1h
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Sam Amico, Fox Sports Ohio, Sportswriter
#Blazers haven't made it out of 1st rd since since Steve Smith, Rasheed Wallace & Scottie Pippen roamed court in 2000. Is this the year?
@SamAmicoFSO | | 3h
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Matt Calkins, The Columbian, Blazers Beat Writer
Got that number because Aldridge went 5-6 at the line on the three fouls from Asik.
@blazerbanter | | 3h
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Matt Calkins, The Columbian, Blazers Beat Writer
Looked like McHale's answer to Aldridge was to play Asik more. 9 LA post-ups v. Asik: 3 fouls, 3 makes, 3 misses=1.222 Points Per Possession
@blazerbanter | | 3h
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CelticsLife.com, News and Updates
Playoff roundup: Spurs spanked at home, LeBron punched in neck, LaMarcus Aldridge suddenly MVP t.co/QjJGX57Ju4 (New Post)
@CelticsLife | | 4h
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Sam Amick, USA Today, NBA Writer
Kevin Love or LaMarcus Aldridge for your team in 2015? Go...
@sam_amick | | 4h
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Portland TrailBlazers, Offical Twitter Account
Aldridge's 43 put him in the record books next to Jordan + James, gives Blazers 2-0 lead READ t.co/00AciVzP9Q t.co/SZuX1sjnf4
@trailblazers | | 4h
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Eric Smith, Toronto Raptors, Radio Color Analyst
From the NBA...Aldridge's 89 pts through his 1st 2 playoff games are fewer than only Jordan (1986, 1988) & West (1965) over the last 50
@Eric__Smith | | 5h
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Maury Brown, BizofBaseball.com, Sportswriter
Wow... check the shot chart of LaMarcus Aldridge last night #Blazers --> t.co/Tw5ciirgET
@BizballMaury | | 5h
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Magic Johnson, ESPN, NBA Analyst
LaMarcus Aldridge is the most dominant player in the NBA Playoffs so far!
@MagicJohnson | | 5h
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Magic Johnson, ESPN, NBA Analyst
The Houston Rockets are in trouble. They have 2 bad match-ups with Portland's PF LaMarcus Aldridge & PG Damian Lillard.
@MagicJohnson | | 5h
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RealGM.com, Sports News and Updates
#NBAPlayoffs PER: 1. LaMarcus Aldridge, 42.8 2. Paul George, 35.0 3. Blake, 34.3 4. LeBron, 31.4 5. Dwight, 31.4t.co/TuDoVWUzhU
@RealGM | | 5h
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Ethan Skolnick, Turner Sports, Heat Beat Writer
Good column here on the likable LaMarcus Aldridge, star of playoffs so far t.co/8hdhuv6BI2
@EthanJSkolnick | | 5h
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Alex Kennedy, HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
See what Damian Lillard, Terry Stotts and Robin Lopez said after LaMarcus Aldridge's second straight monster game: t.co/fvYJ90RGvt
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 5h
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Alex Kennedy, HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
LaMarcus Aldridge is the first NBA player to record 43+ points, 8+ rebounds, 3+ blocks in playoff game since Shaquille O'Neal (May 8, 2001).
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 6h
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Alex Kennedy, HoopsWorld.com, NBA Reporter
LaMarcus Aldridge recorded two of the Blazer franchise's three highest scoring playoff games in the last four days.
@AlexKennedyNBA | | 6h
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Ethan Strauss, WarriorsWorld, NBA Writer
LaMarcus Aldridge has a 41.6 PER and a .404 win shares per 48 this postseason. Not bad.
@SherwoodStrauss | | 6h
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SportingNews.com, NBA News and Updates
To put LaMarcus Aldridge's run in perspective, Michael Jordan scored 100 in the first two games of a series twice. t.co/dFvc1JLaFi
@sn_nba | | 6h
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Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers
What I do for the community... Is genuine and because I feel that way. I don't need an award to approve anything. #ThisAintForShow
@Dame_Lillard | | 5h | Score: 37
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LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland Trail Blazers
@aldridge_12 | | 5h | Score: 10
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Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers
Met Steve francis last night... One of my favorite players growing up. When I was 10 he let me come on the court and shoot during warmups.
@Dame_Lillard | | 5h | Score: 30
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Mo Williams, Portland Trail Blazers
Thx broRT @tj_ford: S/o my brothers @mowilliams @DWRIGHTWAY1 balling all year. Support @MoWillAcademy giving back to the youth in Dallas
@mowilliams | | 13h | Score: 0
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Nicolas Batum, Portland Trail Blazers
Ok I have to correct my self: it's Rip City against the world!
@nicolas88batum | | 15h | Score: 11
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Nicolas Batum, Portland Trail Blazers
15 against the world, that's who we are! We going back home Rip city! #playoffs2014 #RipCity t.co/M2mcwy5LbD
@nicolas88batum | | 15h | Score: 29
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Robin Lopez, Portland Trail Blazers
My guy @wessywes2 keep workin hard! #RIPCITY #Goonies t.co/PPVNLlggAo
@eegabeeva88 | | 16h | Score: 2
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Robin Lopez, Portland Trail Blazers
Second playoff customization - The "Inkwells"/"Phantom Blots". Let's get it tonight!!! #RIPCITY #NeverSayDie t.co/xAXhhKJscA
@eegabeeva88 | | 21h | Score: 0
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Mo Williams, Portland Trail Blazers
earlwatson17 @willthethrillb5 @trobinson0 @cjmccollum gm 2 #playoffs t.co/Yw3vLugMUh
@mowilliams | | 22h | Score: 0
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LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland Trail Blazers
Happy birthday to my big boy JJ today! t.co/O1NzHU0Kzg
@aldridge_12 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Robin Lopez, Portland Trail Blazers
Congrats to @Goran_Dragic for winning Most Improved!!! Way to go Gogi, I'd still beat you 1-on-1 tho ;) #TheDragon
@eegabeeva88 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Mo Williams, Portland Trail Blazers
Is hot as Hell in a H-town. Sun is out
@mowilliams | | 1d | Score: 0
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Mo Williams, Portland Trail Blazers
At pappaduex with the homies ashrobinson3 @Dame_Lillard n @jrdup21 t.co/RKPkPd9aRy
@mowilliams | | 2d | Score: 0
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Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers
A smooth sea never made a skillful sailor...
@Dame_Lillard | | 2d | Score: 0
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Nicolas Batum, Portland Trail Blazers
Woooow
@nicolas88batum | | 2d | Score: 0
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Robin Lopez, Portland Trail Blazers
There could not be a more apt comparison for me than Sideshow Bob with the Frasier voice & the criminal genius thing (but I'm not a Yali
@eegabeeva88 | | 3d | Score: 0
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Wesley Matthews, Portland Trail Blazers
Another day another blessing
@wessywes2 | | 3d | Score: 0
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Robin Lopez, Portland Trail Blazers
Big team win took everybody on that bench. Enjoy it tonight then on to game two. #NeverSayDie #RIPCITY
@eegabeeva88 | | 3d | Score: 0
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LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland Trail Blazers
Great team win. Truly blessed
@aldridge_12 | | 3d | Score: 0
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Nicolas Batum, Portland Trail Blazers
Playoffs...you gotta love it! Nice game Rip city.
@nicolas88batum | | 3d | Score: 0
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