FILE - The Trail Blazers want 2012-13 NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard to step up his defense, shooting percentage and assists/turnover ratio this season. Undated photo. (Christopher Onstott/Portland Tribune)FILE - The Trail Blazers want 2012-13 NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard to step up his defense, shooting percentage and assists/turnover ratio this season. Undated photo. (Christopher Onstott/Portland Tribune)

Expectations don’t faze Blazer brass

In the coming months, we’ll find out how much of a difference Robin Lopez, Mo Williams, Thomas Robinson, Dorell Wright, Earl Watson and rook…

Alamo S. Williams, pictured in his jail booking photo following his arrest by Gresham police Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013. (Multnomah County Jail)

Man arrested in Gresham murder

Alamo Williams is accused of killing Jeffery Oliver Pope Jr. Police said the Williams knew Pope for several years prior to the killing.