LaMarcus Aldridge reportedly told USA Basketball Chairman and National Team Managing Director Jerry Colangelo that he was unavailable for the 2014 FIBA World Cup.
LaMarcus Aldridge said that he'll wait until next summer to sign a contract extension with the Trail Blazers.
The Blazers front office is working on a max contract extension for All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge.
LaMarcus Aldridge is unlikely to sign a contract extension this summer and will likely become a free agent after the 2015 season.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 21 points, 10 rebounds and a block in Wednesday's Game 5 loss to the Spurs, ending the Blazers' season.
LaMarcus Aldridge made 6-of-23 from the field for 16 points with 10 boards, three assists, one steal, one block and four turnovers in Game 2's loss to the Spurs.
LaMarcus Aldridge hit 12-of-25 shots for 32 points, 14 rebounds and two steals in Tuesday's Game 1 blowout loss to the Spurs.
LaMarcus Aldridge struggled with his shot and was unable to get open looks inside against Dwight Howard, hitting just 3-of-12 shots for eight points, eight rebounds, two steals and four blocks in Wednesday's Game-5 loss to the Rockets.
LaMarcus Aldridge led all scorers with 29 points on 12-of-23 shooting in the Blazers' overtime win on Sunday, adding 10 rebounds, two steals, four blocks and only one turnover.
LaMarcus Aldridge cooled off against the Rockets on Friday with 23 points, 10 boards, three assists and three blocks in 43 minutes.
LaMarcus Aldridge is happier than ever with his Trail Blazers team.
LaMarcus Aldridge backed up an amazing Game 1 by hitting 18-of-28 shots and 7-of-8 free throws for 43 points, eight rebounds and three blocks in Wednesday's Game 2 road win by the Blazers, who now head home with a 2-0 lead over the Rockets.
Rockets coach Kevin McHale said his team will "do some things differently" in Game 2, but LaMarcus Aldridge doesn't expect to be constantly double-teamed.
LaMarcus Aldridge set a Blazers franchise record with 46 points on Sunday, adding 18 rebounds, two assists and two blocks in a thrilling OT road victory in Game 1.