Meyers Leonard RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blazers’ Meyers Leonard out 6-8 months after undergoing shoulder surgery

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Blazers announced a few weeks ago that fourth-year center Meyers Leonard would be shut down for the season and require shoulder surgery. On Friday, Leonard underwent a procedure to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder, which the team says will sideline him between six and eight months." April 09

  • Meyers Leonard out 6-to-8 months, but says 'plan' is to return to Trail Blazers

    CSN Northwest "It was Thursday morning when Meyers Leonard sat in a Los Angeles clinic and came to grips with the sobering reality that his season with the Trail Blazers was over. But as he sat in the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic, heavy with the news that he would need surgery on his left shoulder and would be..." March 26

  • Blazers’ Meyers Leonard will undergo shoulder surgery, out for season

    Pro Basketball Talk "As the Blazers battle for playoff seeding in the Western Conference, they’ve suffered an unfortunate loss. Meyers Leonard will undergo shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season, the team announced Thursday in a press release." March 25

  • Blazers' Leonard to miss three-game road trip with dislocated shoulder

    The Score "Portland Trail Blazers big man Meyers Leonard will miss at least the next three games with a dislocated shoulder. Leonard sustained the injury during a team practice in San Antonio. This will mark the second time this season that the 24-year-old has missed time with a dislocated shoulder -..." March 17

  • Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard focused on 'working hard,' being 'good teammate' during trying season

    Oregonian "After grinding through a nearly hour-long post-practice workout Monday, Meyers Leonard strolled off the court at the Trail Blazers' practice facility in Tualatin and plopped down on a bench. "How's it going?" someone asked, innocuously. "I've been better," he said, sweat dripping from his..." February 24

  • These 2016 NBA restricted free agents could be trade bait in the next few weeks

    SB Nation "Three of the biggest names dealt at last year's NBA trade deadline (Brandon Knight, Reggie Jackson, Enes Kanter) had something in common: they were fourth-year players on the verge of getting paid in free agency. None of the three were top-level stars, and their incumbent teams didn't see the..." February 04

  • Kings' DeMarcus Cousins on Blazers' Meyers Leonard: 'He's not even a defender'

    Oregonian "The Trail Blazers beat the Sacramento Kings 112-97 on Tuesday and a key element in the win was limiting Kings' center DeMarcus Cousins to 17 points on 4-of-20 shooting. "I could tell what their scheme was: to try to frustrate me," Cousins said. "Meyers whatever you say it -- yeah, Leonard --..." January 27

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    Joe Freeman @BlazerFreeman

    Meyers Leonard said he will not play Tuesday vs. the Bulls (7th game he's missed) but didn't rule out playing vs. the Lakers on Saturday.

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    Casey Holdahl @CHold

    Meyers Leonard (shoulder) is OUT for tomorrow's game versus the Hornets in Charlotte

  • Meyers Leonard dislocates shoulder in Trail Blazers game vs. San Antonio Spurs

    Oregonian "Meyers Leonard left the game and headed straight to the locker room while holding his left arm in the third quarter of the Portland Trail Blazers game against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday. The team later confirmed that Leonard had dislocated his left shoulder and would not return to the..." November 12

  • Keeping Meyers Leonard: Expect clear-cut negotiation between team and big man

    CSN Northwest "With the NBA’s Nov. 2 deadline for contract extensions one week away, Meyers Leonard and the Trail Blazers have yet to broach his future. Neil Olshey, the Blazers’ president of basketball operations, has said he will address an extension with Leonard’s agent near the end of October, and knowing..." October 27

  • Meyers Leonard and his willingness to be a leader

    CSN Northwest "After a busy summer that included his wedding, some basketball and, last night, throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at a Hillsboro Hops game, Meyers Leonard is fired up for another NBA season. And fired up to help Damian Lillard with leadership on this year's team. "Obviously, Dame and I..." August 29

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    Mike Tokito @mtokito

    Olshey said discussions are on-going about extension on Meyers Leonard, but he does want Leonard here long-term.

  • Blazers Meyers Leonard engaged over holiday weekend

    CSN Northwest "Based on the photo posted to instagram this weekend by Trail Blazers center Meyers Leonard, it would appear the man is now engaged to girlfriend Elle Bielfeldt. So lady Trail Blazer fans, it's probably time to officially give up hope, Leonard appears to be very very off the market. " May 28

  • Blazers' Meyers Leonard, Sixers' Daniel Orton suspended one game

    CBS Sports "During the blowout win by the Portland Trail Blazers over the Philadelphia 76ers Saturday night, we had a kerfuffle in the fourth quarter when the game was already well-decided. With the Blazers up 126-92 in the middle of the fourth, Daniel Orton and Meyers Leonard got tangled up in a battle for..." December 15

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    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    #Blazers coach Terry Stotts says C Meyers Leonard (gastroenteritis) is doing much better. He's expected to meet the team in Brooklyn Sunday.

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    Joe Freeman @BlazerFreeman

    Meyers Leonard (gastroenteritis) will not play tonight for #Blazers, elevating Victor Claver to the active roster vs the Suns.

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    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    #Blazers Meyers Leonard limited in practice after vomiting up to 10 times during session. Thinks it's something he ate. Won't miss any time.

  • Freeland Surpasses Leonard As Trail Blazers' Backup Center

    Real GM Basketball "Terry Stotts confirmed on Thursday that Joel Freeland has gained the Portland Trail Blazers' backup center position, supplanting Meyers Leonard. In Thursday's preseason win over the Golden State Warriors, Freeland played 15:27 while Leonard did not enter the game until late in the fourth..." October 25

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Portland has exercised the third year options on Damian Lilliard Meyers Leonard and Thomas Robinson.

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    Mike Tokito @mtokito

    #Blazers will have Joel Freeland, Meyers Leonard, Will Barton, Victor Claver insummer league, possibly Elliot Williams, plus draft picks.

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