• by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Report: Nets send PF Quincy Miller to Pistons for PG Steve Blake

    The Pistons have acquired veteran point guard Steve Blake from the Nets in exchange for power forward Quincy Miller, a league source has confirmed to the Detroit Free Press. Blake, who is heading into his 13th NBA season, averaged just 4.3 points and 3.6 assists in 19 minutes per game last year. Miller played in just 10 games for Sacramento and Detroit in 2014-15.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Report: Trail Blazers send PG Steve Blake, first rounder to Nets

    The Trail Blazers will send point guard Steve Blake and first-round pick Rondae Hollis-Jefferson to the Nets, Yahoo Sports is reporting. Blake recently opted-in to the final year of his contract with the Blazers. He averaged 4.3 points and 3.6 assists per game in 81 games for the Blazers last season. Hollis-Jefferson was the 23rd pick in the Thursday's draft.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Blazers' Steve Blake exercises player option to remain with team

    Trail Blazers point guard Steve Blake will remain with the team for at least one more season after he excercised his player option for the 2015-16 season, the team announced via their website. Blake appeared in 81 games for the Trail Blazers last season, averaging 4.3 points and 3.6 assists per game as Damian Lillard's backup.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Blazers' Steve Blake plans to use player option next season

    Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake has no plans to retire and said he wants to play next season as well as a year or two after that, reports CSNNW.com. Blake has an estimated $2.1 million player option for next season, which he plans to use. "I want a championship really bad and I'm hoping we can get to that level," Blake said. "I only have a few years left to try and get it." Blake, 34, admitted he's thought about retirement, but said it will depend on how his body feels. "My body still feels pretty good," Blake said. "I still feel young enough to play a couple more years."

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Blazers' Steve Blake changes number to honor Jerome Kersey

    Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake will switch his jersey number from 25 to 5, effective Friday, to honor former Portland player Jerome Kersey, the team announced. Kersey died Wednesday at the age of 52. "Jerome Kersey meant a lot to this team and to this city," Blake said. "I've known Jerome for a long time now and wanted to honor him and his vast contributions both on and off the court. I consider it an honor to wear the number 25, but this just seemed like the right thing to do." The guard asked for and received permission for the switch from the league office.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Injury to CJ McCollum could mean more PT for Steve Blake

    Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts said Wednesday the team would use a "committee" approach to fill in for guard CJ McCollum, who will be out at least month due to a fractured finger. He added guard Steve Blake might see an increase in playing time. Blake is averaging 22.3 minutes per game through 11 appearances. He is also averaging 5.0 points, 4.1 assists and 2.4 rebounds per game.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Blazers G Blake returns Friday

    Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake will return to the court Friday, according to the Oregonian. Blake had been sidelined due to an illness, but is ready to return. He went through a 45-minute workout Thursday and was cleared to come back. Blake spent three straight days in bed due to the illness and is hoping to improve his stamina Friday. "The big thing is to try and get my conditioning back after laying in my bed not doing anything for three days," Blake said.

  • by Joe Polito | CBSSports.com

    Steve Blake signs with the Trailblazers

    Veteran point guard Steve Blake inked a two-year deal with the Portland Trailblazers on Thursday, according to Yahoo Sports. The deal is worth 4.2 million over two years and includes a second-year player option. Blake thrived in Mike D'Antoni's Lakers offense early on last year before being traded to Golden State to play a lesser role. He averaged 6.9 points and 5.6 assists per game overall on the season.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Steve Blake could make debut vs. Rockets

    The San Francisco Chronicle reports that newly acquired guard Steve Blake will be available to play for the Warriors on Thursday against the Rockets. Blake was traded from the Lakers to the Warriors prior to Los Angeles' game against Houston on Wednesday. He was averaging 9.5 points and 7.6 assists over 27 games played.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Warriors add Steve Blake in three-player trade

    The Warriors and Lakers have completed a trade, with Lakers guard Steve Blake to Golden State in exchange for guards MarShon Brooks and Kent Bazemore, Yahoo! Sports reports. Blake missed significant time earlier in the season after undergoing elbow surgery and was still feeling discomfort in the elbow before the break. He has averaged 9.5 points and 7.6 assists over 27 games pleyd. Bazemore appeared in 12 of Golden State's last 16 games but topped four minutes just one, seeing eight minutes of action on Feb. 10. He has averaged 2.3 points on 37.1 percent shooting in 44 games. Brooks came to Golden State from Boston in January. He made seven appearances with the Warriors, scoring 13 points in 15 minute of action.