Portland Trail Blazers Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 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 6-9 220 7 Wake Forest 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States / Nigeria UFA-2019
33 Zach Collins C 7-0 230 0 Gonzaga 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
5 Pat Connaughton SF 6-5 210 2 Notre Dame 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States RFA-2018
17 Ed Davis PF 6-10 245 7 North Carolina 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States UFA-2018
4 Maurice Harkless F 6-9 220 5 St. John's 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States / Puerto Rico UFA-2020
10 Jake Layman SF 6-9 210 1 Maryland 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States RFA-2019
11 Meyers Leonard C 7-1 255 5 Illinois 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States UFA-2020
0 Damian Lillard G 6-3 195 5 Weber State 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States UFA-2021
3 C.J. McCollum G 6-3 190 4 Lehigh 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2021
6 Shabazz Napier PG 6-1 175 3 Connecticut 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States / Puerto Rico RFA-2018
27 Jusuf Nurkic FC 7-0 280 3 Cedevita (Croatia) 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 16 Bosnia and Herzegovina RFA-2018
50 Caleb Swanigan C 6-9 249 0 Purdue 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
1 Evan Turner GF 6-7 220 7 Ohio State 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States UFA-2020
21 Noah Vonleh FC 6-9 245 3 Indiana 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States RFA-2018
23 C.J. Wilcox SG 6-5 195 3 Washington 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States N/A
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2017-2018 Portland Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Lillard C. McCollum M. Harkless A. Aminu J. Nurkic
Rotation   E. Turner P. Connaughton E. Davis Z. Collins
Rotation     J. Layman   M. Leonard
Rotation         C. Swanigan
Lim PT S. Napier C. Wilcox     N. Vonleh

Portland Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Daniel Diez SF 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

2018 2019 2020 2021
Ed Davis (UFA)
Shabazz Napier (RFA)
Noah Vonleh (RFA)
Jusuf Nurkic (RFA)
Pat Connaughton (UFA)
Al-Farouq Aminu (UFA)
Caleb Swanigan (TO)
Zach Collins (TO)
Jake Layman (UFA)
Evan Turner (UFA)
Meyers Leonard (UFA)
Maurice Harkless (UFA)
Caleb Swanigan (TO)
Zach Collins (TO)
Damian Lillard (UFA)
C.J. McCollum (UFA)
Caleb Swanigan (RFA)
Zach Collins (RFA)

Portland Trail Blazers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2018OwnMore favorable of POR and SAC to SAC then other to DEN (via SAC swap for POR)
2019OwnMost favorable of POR, ORL, CLE and HOU to ORL; less favorable of (i) POR and (ii) most favorable of ORL, CLE and HOU to DET (via ORL swap for CLE or HOU (via CLE and HOU to NYK); via POR to ORL to DET); more favorable of MIN (via CLE) and LAL (via IND to CLE)
2020Own31-55 Own; 56-60 to ATL (via ORL to CLE)
2021OwnOwn; MIA
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn

Portland Trail Blazers Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2019 second round draft pick from Minnesota or L.A. Lakers (more favorable)
Portland will receive the more favorable of Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Atlanta will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Cleveland) [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015; Atlanta-Cleveland, 10/14/2017]

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

2018 second round draft pick to Denver or Sacramento
Sacramento will receive the more favorable of its 2018 2nd round pick and Portland's 2018 2nd round pick and Denver will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Sacramento's right to swap for Portland) [New Orleans-Portland-Sacramento, 7/10/2013; Denver-Portland, 2/13/2017]

2019 second round draft pick to Orlando or Detroit
Orlando will receive the most favorable of its 2019 2nd round pick, Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick, Houston's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland's 2019 2nd round pick; Sacramento will receive the second most favorable of the Orlando pick, the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick and New York will receive the least favorable of these three picks; Detroit will receive the less favorable of (i) the Portland pick and (ii) the most favorable of the Orlando pick, the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick (via Orlando's right to swap for Cleveland or Houston (via Cleveland and Houston to New York); via New York to Sacramento; 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; New York-Sacramento, 7/14/2017]

2020 second round draft pick to Atlanta
Portland's 2020 2nd round pick to Atlanta (via Orlando to Cleveland) protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Portland's obligation to Atlanta will be extinguished) [Orlando-Portland, 7/14/2015; Cleveland-Orlando, 1/12/2016; Atlanta-Cleveland, 10/14/2017]

2017-2018 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.

Caleb Swanigan was selected as the #26 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Caleb Swanigan signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 3, 2017.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Zach Collins, the #10 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Sacramento Kings on June 22, 2017. Zach Collins signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 3, 2017.

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 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.

Jusuf Nurkic was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Denver Nuggets on February 13, 2017.

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.

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

2017-2018 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