Straight Blazin’


Culture Features
From Bill Walton jamming with Jerry Garcia on a porch off Northwest 23rd Avenue through a list of Jail Blazers alumni we’ll leave out for word-count purposes, the Trail Blazers and grass go to   More
 
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 WM. WILLARD GREENE

Give and Win Trail Blazers Tickets!

Give!Guide's first Big Give Day.

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Promotions
Give and win Blazers tickets! Just go to giveguide.org. Today is Give!Guide’s first Big Give Day. If a you make a gift of $10 or more today, you will be entered to win four Club Level tickets to a Portland Trail Blazers game, as well as a basketball signed by the team. All you have to do is GIVE! This is the first in a series of Big Give Days. There are also have prizes from Powell’s Books, ...   More
 
Thursday, November 13, 2014 WW Staff

Feb. 28, 1978: Bill Walton asks his coach for a seat on the bench…


40th Anniversary
In February 1978, the Portland Trail Blazers appeared on their way to repeating as NBA champions. Future Hall of Famer Bill Walton starred at center for the Blazers as they dominated the league    More
 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 HANK STERN

For Real Though

After the Blazers take both games in Houston, it’s getting tough to not fully believe.

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News
The Blazers are in the playoffs. So, in addition to regularly scheduled Blazers blog programming from Mike Acker, we've asked Janet Weiss, a huge Blazers fan whom you might know from some of her other projects, to provide post-game commentary. In September of 1989 I moved to Portland having never attended a professional basketball game. That changed quickly. The Trail Blazers were ...   More
 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 Janet Weiss

Former Blazer Raymond Felton Arrested in New York on Weapons Charges

The current Knicks point guard allegedly pointed a semiautomatic handgun at his wife.

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News
Raymond Felton came to Portland long after the end of the Jail Blazers Era, but considering the antipathy Blazers fans still hold for the current Knicks point guard, you'd think he got caught smuggling weed through the airport right alongside Damon Stoudamire. Sure, the guy was out of shape, a bit of a locker-room cancer and never worth his salary, but it's not as if he, like, allegedly pointed some ...   More
 
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 MATTHEW SINGER

Headout: Happy Birthday, Blaze!


Headout
Dear Blaze, Happy birthday! Gosh, you have to be, what, 12 years old now? Time sure does fly when you’re having fun, running around the Moda Center, shooting Silly String at unsuspecting fans,    More
 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 MICHAEL MANNHEIMER

Headout Picks: 12/24/13


Headout Picks
FRIDAY DEC. 27 DARKEST, COLDEST TIME OF YEAR COMEDY SPECTACULAR [COMEDY] Oh look: It’s all those Portland comics who’ve abandoned our rainy city for the Los Angeles sun. But really, we’r   More
 
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 WW Culture Staff

Koi Fusion Abandons Free Trail Blazer Tacos

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News
Are you still recovering from a difficult-to-embarrassing weekend in Oregon sports?Come on, pal. Hold it together. We can get through this—as a community. A brotherhood, even. After all, the Trail Blazers are winners. Ten-game streak! Let's go to the game tonight and watch 'em smoke the woeful Knicks. Then we can soothe our pain by redeeming that 100-point McMuffin coupon for a free Korean taco at ...   More
 
Monday, November 25, 2013 AARON MESH

Want Your Free Blazers McMuffin? Eat Fast: Coupons Last Just Three Days

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News
Blazer fans: Got a coupon for a free McMuffin? Make sure you head for the golden arches soon—they expire just three days after the game.The coupons are doled out to Blazer fans at home games where the team scores more than 100 points; a promo spot previously held by the Taco Bell chalupa.The chalupa coupons remained valid for close to a year, meaning activists could collect unwanted vouchers and ...   More
 
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 by Andrea Damewood

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