Age: 2019 Height: 6-8 Weight: 206 lbs School: Duke
In the episode, Lillard revealed his thoughts on Anthony Davis wanting out of New Orleans, on the Blazers additions of Rodney Hood and Enes Kanter, why he hasn't demanded a trade out of Portland, and so much more. Let's take a look at what the four-time All-Star had to share. On addition of Rodney Hood: "I think his ability to score, his size, and now you got different lineups you can play with, where he's switching and guarding so many different positions that I know can help with our versatility and help with our different lineups."
Alec Burks and Rodney Hood, though not perfect basketball players by a long shot, were fan favorites while they played in Utah. I'll still never forgive Paul Pierce for what he did to Alec, and I still wonder what his career here might have been like had he not been injured for eighteen months. As
He may not be an All-Star, but there's seemingly nothing Luka Doncic can't do. Despite the Dallas Mavericks falling behind by 15 points in the fourth quarter on Sunday, the star rookie did about everything possible to guide them to a 102-101 win over the Portland Trail Blazers, including hitting a wild game-winning and-one layup. After recently-acquired Rodney Hood hit an eight-footer with 10:43 left in the game, Doncic took over with 12 of his 28 points and added three rebounds, an assist and a block for good measure.
Now, Blazers fans will have to settle in with what Portland did get in Rodney Hood and Skal Labissiere. Hood is the obvious choice to make a big impact this season. The Blazers are already weak at the wing position, particularly with Maurice Harkless struggling to find his footing.
Here's what Blazers fans can expect from Rodney Hood originally appeared on nbcsportsnorthwest.com The Portland Trail Blazers didn't add the marquee player fans were looking for at the deadline this season, but they did address a position of need by bolstering their wing lineup with Rodney Hood. In a classic Neil Olshey move, Portland snagged Hood for players they weren't likely to use as they make a run for the playoffs. Hood is 26 years old and at 6-foot-8, he adds some much-needed size to this Blazers lineup.