Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge, left, tries to get a shot past Philadelphia 76ers' Nerlens Noel during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Aldridge leads Blazers past winless 76ers

LaMarcus Aldridge had 15 of his 33 points during the pivotal third quarter to help the Trail Blazers defeat Philadelphia 114-104 on Monday n…

A Portland Fire & Rescue crew, July 4, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Resident returns to smoking house for pet

No one was injured in a house fire Monday morning in Southeast Portland, after a resident reportedly returned to the smoking home in search …

Boston Celtics' Brandon Bass, right, drives past Portland Trail Blazers' Joel Freeland in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Blazers beat Celtics for 7th straight win

After a rough first half, the Trail Blazers were much better offensively in the second. They added better defense and pulled away early in t…