With the Blazers struggling to get out of the first round of the playoffs the last few seasons, let's remember a player from the days when the Blazers were a threat.
They actually were a threat mainly because of the big man from Lithuania—Arvydas Sabonis.
Sabonis spent a chunk of his career in Europe. Those years in Europe were his prime years. Who knows how much more effective he could've been in the NBA if he had spent his greatest years in America.
Nevertheless, let's look at Sabonis' glory years in both Europe and with the Blazers.
Here we go!