1. Blazers v. Clippers: Blazers Dominate in 93-85 Victory

    I would like to start by noting, it is extremely satisfying to see the Blazers win games, they are supposed to win. With their solid win over the woeful Clippers, they continue an impressive run, winning 11 of their last 13 games...

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  2. Petteri Koponen Watch: Remember Me? Edition

    This Koponen update brought to you by Hippo is inspiring. It makes me want to write a blog entry of my own someday (maybe). First off, The Finnagler has been named Serie A Player of the Week ...

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  3. Game 76: Portland Trail Blazers 92, Denver Nuggets 109

    The playoffs are right around the corner and one possible match-up was on display Thursday night in the Mile High City, as the Portland Trail Blazers took on the Denver Nuggets...

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  4. Game 75: Portland Trail Blazers vs. New York Knicks

    New York Knicks coverage at Knicks Fanatics . Blazers Analysis Knicks PG In the last 2 weeks, as New York has all but given up on the season, first round draft pick Toney Douglas has taken over as point guard...

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  5. Portland TrailBlazers' Bench Woes: Fact or Fiction?

    Since the Portland Trail Blazers lost in embarrassing fashion to the Utah Jazz at the end of Feb., they have lost only three times (two of those against Western Conferen playoff teams)...

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  6. Portland Trailblazers: A Season Ticket Holder's Tale of Unrequited Love

    The following is a reflection and commentary on my time as a Portland Trailblazers season ticket holder, but it easily applies to anyone who has ever owned season tickets to any professional sports team...

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  7. NBA Game 72: Portland Trail Blazers 101, Dallas Mavericks 89

    Box Score For the first time since the '98-'99 season, the Blazers took a season series from the Dallas Mavericks...

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  8. Portland Trail Blazers: All the Drama in a Nutshell

    Main Entry: dra·ma Pronunciation: \ˈdrä-mə, ˈdra-\ 3 a : a state, situation, or series of events involving interesting or intense conflict of forces...

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  9. NBA Game 71 Summary: Phoenix Suns 93, Portland Trail Blazers 87

    In the last two weeks since getting trounced by Denver on March 7, the Blazers have had a lot of rest and beat plenty of non-playoff worthy opponents...

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  10. Petteri Koponen Watch: Keepin' It Steady Edition

    There is only one way to prepare for Hippo's latest update. DINOSHARK! His words after the shark. Last three weeks have gone by quietly in the Blazers' Italian front...

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  11. Portland Trail Blazers Eke Out Win Over Washington Wizards

    This isn't going to be very long tonight. What should have been a blow out turned out to be a defensively deficient, low scoring, jump shot, chuck-fest on behalf of the Portland Trail Blazers and Washington Wizards...

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  12. The Gambler: Vs. Wizards

    Opponent: Washington Wizards Line: -12.5 Gambler's Record: 22-24-1 "You are a smelly, pirate, hooker!" - Ron Burgundy, Anchorman The Wizards have lost 11 of their last 12 games...

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  13. Portland Trail Blazers VP of Basketball OperationsTom Penn Fired

    As reported by Jason Quick : Tom Penn, the right-hand man of general manager Kevin Pritchard, has been fired by the Trail Blazers, The Oregonian has learned...

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  14. Brandon Roy Named Western Conference Player of the Week

    The team just announced it here's the release: BRANDON ROY NAMED NBA'S WESTERN CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Trail Blazers go 4-0 last week, improve record to 41-28 PORTLAND, Ore...

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  15. Blazers-Raptors Recap and Going Forward

    First of all, I have to give some serious credit to the Blazers for the work they've done over the last seven days...

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  16. Game 68: Portland Trail Blazers 110, Sacramento Kings 94

    The Sacramento Kings billed tonight’s match up between the Portland Trailblazers as the epic battle to the death between Roy and [future] R.O.Y., Tyreke Evans...

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  17. Game 67: Portland Trail Blazers 110, Golden State Warriors 105

    YESSSSSSSSSSS!!!!! THEY DID IT! WOOOTTTT WOOOTTTTT! Ahem. Excuse me. Last night against the Warriors, Brandon Roy reached another milestone in his young, phenomenal career—he finally beat the Warriors in Oracle Arena...

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  18. The Gambler: Portland @ Golden State

    Opponent: Golden State Warriors Line: -5.5 Gambler's Record: 22-23-1 Bessie Braddock: "Winston, you are drunk, and what's more, you are disgustingly drunk...

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  19. Game 67: Blazers-Warriors

    The Blazers will try to end a nine game losing streak in Oakland's Oracle Arena. Golden State Warriors coverage at Golden State of Mind . Blazers Analysis Warriors PG Andre Miller will have a big impact on this game tonight..

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  20. Game 66: Blazers 88, Kings 81

    Photo: iamatrailblazerfan.com The Blazers struggled offensively but relied on fantastic perimeter defense down the stretch to get a much needed win at home against the Sacramento Kings ...

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  21. The Gambler: Vs. Sacramento, 3/9/10

    Opponent: Sacramento KingsLine: +9.0 Gambler's Record: 22-22-1 Dealer: "Here's an idea, why don't you give me half the money you're going to bet, then we'll go out back, ...

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  22. Game 66: Blazers-Kings

    Blazers Analysis Kings PG Andre Miller continues to make plays to disrupt slow or lethargic offense created by the Blazers...

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  23. Portland Trail Blazers Host 90's Decade Night at the Rose Garden

    One more tid-bit of news from the Blazers involves the first of four decade nights. Tomorrow will be 90's decade night (which has its Bust a Bucket implications) and the team will wear ...

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  24. Portland Trail Blazers: Joel Przybilla Re-ruptures Patella Tendon

    UPDATE 1: The Blazers just tweeted the following: Joel Przybilla underwent successful surgery tonight to repair a re-ruptured right patella tendon. No timetable has been set for his return...

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  25. Blazers New Goal: Just Make the Playoffs.

    Last week I wrote 6000 words about the different views one could have regarding the Portland Trail Blazers' chances to make this year's playoffs...

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