Portland Trail Blazers Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Portland Trail Blazers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
8 Al-Farouq Aminu F 6-9 215 6 Wake Forest 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States / Nigeria UFA-2019
5 Pat Connaughton SF 6-5 206 1 Notre Dame 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States RFA-2018
23 Allen Crabbe SG 6-6 210 3 California 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States PO-2019; UFA-2020
17 Ed Davis PF 6-10 240 6 North Carolina 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States UFA-2018
31 Festus Ezeli C 6-11 265 4 Vanderbilt 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 30 Nigeria UFA-2018
4 Maurice Harkless F 6-9 215 4 St. John's 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States / Puerto Rico UFA-2020
  Grant Jerrett PF 6-10 233 2 Arizona 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States RFA-2017
  Jake Layman SF 6-9 220 0 Maryland 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States RFA-2019
11 Meyers Leonard C 7-1 245 4 Illinois 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States UFA-2020
0 Damian Lillard G 6-3 195 4 Weber State 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States UFA-2021
3 C.J. McCollum G 6-4 200 3 Lehigh 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2021
44 Luis Montero SF 6-7 185 1 Westchester CC 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Dominican Republic RFA-2018
  Shabazz Napier PG 6-1 175 2 Connecticut 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States / Puerto Rico TO-2017; RFA-2018
24 Mason Plumlee PF 6-11 235 3 Duke 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States RFA-2017
  Tim Quarterman G 6-6 195 0 LSU 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2018
  Greg Stiemsma C 6-11 260 5 Wisconsin 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2017
1 Evan Turner GF 6-7 220 6 Ohio State 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States UFA-2020
21 Noah Vonleh FC 6-9 240 2 Indiana 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States TO-2017; RFA-2018

2016-2017 Portland Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Lillard C. McCollum E. Turner A. Aminu M. Plumlee
Rotation S. Napier A. Crabbe   E. Davis M. Leonard
Rotation       M. Harkless F. Ezeli
Rotation         N. Vonleh
Lim PT   P. Connaughton L. Montero G. Jerrett G. Stiemsma
Lim PT   T. Quarterman J. Layman    

Portland Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Daniel Diez F 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 24 Spain
Nedzad Sinanovic C 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 25 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Federico Kammerichs FC 2002 Rnd 2 Pick 22 Argentina / Germany
Doron Sheffer G 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 7 Israel
Marcelo Nicola F 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 23 Argentina

Portland Trail Blazers Future Free Agent Details

2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Greg Stiemsma (UFA)
Mason Plumlee (RFA)
Shabazz Napier (TO)
Noah Vonleh (TO)
Grant Jerrett (RFA)
Ed Davis (UFA)
Festus Ezeli (UFA)
Shabazz Napier (RFA)
Pat Connaughton (UFA)
Noah Vonleh (RFA)
Tim Quarterman (UFA)
Luis Montero (RFA)
Al-Farouq Aminu (UFA)
Allen Crabbe (PO)
Jake Layman (UFA)
Evan Turner (UFA)
Meyers Leonard (UFA)
Maurice Harkless (UFA)
Damian Lillard (UFA)
C.J. McCollum (UFA)

Portland Trail Blazers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2017OwnTo HOU
2018Own; CLE 11-30Own or SAC (via SAC swap for POR)
2019Own; CLE 11-30 if not already settledMost favorable of POR, CLE, HOU and ORL to ORL; less favorable of (i) POR and (ii) most favorable of CLE, HOU and ORL to DET (via ORL swap for CLE or HOU (via CLE and HOU to NYK); via POR to ORL to DET); more favorable of LAL (via IND to CLE) and MIN (via CLE); less favorable of LAL (via IND to CLE) and MIN (via CLE) if CLE has not conveyed 1st round pick to POR by 2019
2020Own31-55 Own; 56-60 to CLE (via ORL)
2021OwnOwn; MIA; CLE if CLE has not conveyed 1st round pick to POR by 2019
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn

Portland Trail Blazers Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2018 first round draft pick from Cleveland
Cleveland's 1st round pick to Portland protected for selections 1-10 in 2018 and 1-10 in 2019; if Cleveland has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Portland by 2019, then Portland will instead receive (i) the less favorable of the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and (ii) Cleveland's 2021 2nd round pick [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 2/18/2016]

2019 second round draft pick from L.A. Lakers or Minnesota (more favorable)
Portland will receive the more favorable of the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and Cleveland will receive the less favorable of these two picks [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015]; Cleveland may convey the pick to Portland (see Cleveland Outgoing)

2021 second round draft pick from Miami
Miami's 2021 2nd round pick to Portland [Miami-Portland, 2/18/2016]

2017 second round draft pick to Houston
Portland's 2017 2nd round pick to Houston [Houston-Portland, 7/10/2013]

2018 second round draft pick to Sacramento (swap, Sacramento incoming)
Sacramento has the right to swap its 2018 2nd round pick for Portland's 2018 2nd round pick [New Orleans-Portland-Sacramento, 7/10/2013]

2019 second round draft pick to Orlando or Detroit
Orlando will receive the most favorable of Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick, Houston's 2019 2nd round pick, Orlando's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland's 2019 2nd round pick; New York will receive the two least favorable of the Cleveland pick, the Houston pick and the Orlando pick; Detroit will receive the less favorable of (i) the Portland pick and (ii) the most favorable of the Cleveland pick, the Houston pick and the Orlando pick (via Orlando's right to swap for Cleveland or Houston (via Cleveland and Houston to New York); via Portland to Orlando to Detroit) [Cleveland-New York-Oklahoma City, 1/5/2015; Houston-New York, 2/19/2015; New York-Orlando, 7/9/2015; Orlando-Portland, 6/23/2016; Detroit-Orlando, 6/29/2016]

2020 second round draft pick to Cleveland
Portland's 2020 2nd round pick to Cleveland (via Orlando) protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Portland's obligation to Cleveland will be extinguished) [Orlando-Portland, 7/14/2015; Cleveland-Orlando, 1/12/2016]

2016-2017 Portland Trail Blazers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Meyers Leonard was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Meyers Leonard signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 11, 2012. Meyers Leonard re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 10, 2016.

Damian Lillard was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Damian Lillard signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 10, 2012. Damian Lillard signed a multi-year extension with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 9, 2015.

C.J. McCollum was selected as the #10 pick in the First Round of the 2013 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. C.J. McCollum signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 11, 2013. C.J. McCollum signed a multi-year extension with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 27, 2016.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Pat Connaughton, the #11 pick in the Second Round of the 2015 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Brooklyn Nets on June 26, 2015. Pat Connaughton signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 9, 2015.

Draft Rights to Allen Crabbe, the #1 pick in the Second Round of the 2013 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Cleveland Cavaliers on June 27, 2013. Allen Crabbe signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 10, 2013. Allen Crabbe re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 13, 2016.

Draft Rights to Jake Layman, the #17 pick in the Second Round of the 2016 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Orlando Magic on June 24, 2016. Jake Layman signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 7, 2016.

Acquired via Trade

Maurice Harkless was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Orlando Magic on July 14, 2015. Maurice Harkless re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 27, 2016.

Shabazz Napier was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Orlando Magic on July 7, 2016.

Mason Plumlee was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Brooklyn Nets on June 26, 2015.

Noah Vonleh was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Charlotte Hornets on June 24, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Al-Farouq Aminu signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 9, 2015.

Ed Davis signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 9, 2015.

Festus Ezeli signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 7, 2016.

Grant Jerrett signed a contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on August 15, 2016.

Luis Montero signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 9, 2015.

Tim Quarterman signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 25, 2016.

Greg Stiemsma signed a contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on September 12, 2016.

Evan Turner signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 7, 2016.

2016-2017 Portland Trail Blazers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Paul Allen Owner 1988-1989 N/A
Bill Christensen Chief Financial Officer 2009-2010 Senior Financial Analyst (Portland Trail Blazers, 1992 to 2009)
Cheri Hanson VP of Team Relations 2010-2011 Vice President of Communications (Portland Trail Blazers, 2007 to 2010)
Terry Stotts Head Coach 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (Dallas Mavericks, 2008 to 2012)
Dale Osbourne Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (2015 to 2016)
David Vanterpool Assistant Coach 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (CSKA Moscow, 2007 to 2012)
Nate Tibbetts Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2011 to 2013)
Jim Moran Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Player Development Assistant (Portland Trail Blazers, 2015 to 2016)
John McCullough Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Chris McGowan Chief Executive Officer, President 2012-2013 N/A
Neil Olshey President of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2012-2013 General Manager (Los Angeles Clippers, 2009 to 2012)
Bill Branch Assistant General Manager 2010-2011 Director of Player Personnel (Oklahoma City Thunder, 2008 to 2010)
Steve Rosenberry Assistant General Manager 2010-2011 Director of Pro Personnel and Scouting (Atlanta Hawks, 2008 to 2010)
Joe Cronin Director of Player Personnel 2014-2015 Pro Scouting and Salary Cap Analyst (Portland Trail Blazers, 2010 to 2014)
Nick West Director of Basketball Operations 2010-2011 Small College Scouting Coordinator (Portland Trail Blazers, 1996 to 2000)
Jason Filippi Director of International Scouting 2004-2005 N/A
Jonathan Yim Video Coordinator 2013-2014 Video Intern (Los Angeles Clippers, 2012 to 2013)
Geoff Clark Head Athletic Trainer 1999-2000 N/A
Brian Wheeler Radio Broadcaster 1999-2000 N/A
Antonio Harvey Radio Broadcaster 2005-2006 N/A