NBA power forward who played in four straight All-Star games with the Portland Trail Blazers from 2012 to 2015. He spent his first nine NBA seasons in Portland, then signed with the San Antonio Spurs in 2015.
In 2013, he was named the Portland Trail Blazers team captain and he responded by leading the team to one of the best records in the Western Conference during the 2013-14 season.
He had a son named Jaylen Lea Aldridge in April, 2009 and another one named LaMarcus Jr. in 2011.
He was teammates with guard/forward Brandon Roy on the Trail Blazers.