The Portland Trail Blazers, commonly known as the Blazers, are based in Portland, Oregon. They play in the Northwest Division of the Western Conference of the NBA. The Trail Blazers originally played their home games in the Memorial Coliseum, before moving to the Rose Garden Arena in 1995. Based in Portland throughout its existence, the franchise entered the league in 1970, and is the only major league franchise in Oregon. The franchise has also enjoyed a strong following; from 1977 through 1995, the team sold out 814 consecutive home games, the longest such streak in American professional sports.
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The Portland Trail Blazers-Dallas Mavericks playoffs may hinge on a single player and his impact on the game. While he may not be a statistical stand-out in the traditional sense, make no mistake, Tyson Chandler forces opposing offenses to change …
The NBA’s Western Conference has been a powerhouse the last few years putting up eight 50-win teams in two of the last three years. But a lot of it’s talent has gone “back east” on us. Still, the race for …
The Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard and the Portland Trail Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge today were named the Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Jan. 17 through Jan. 23. Howard led Orlando to 3-1 record on …
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