Planning to watch the Trail Blazers before the playoffs? Here’s what to look for.
I am the ghost of Blazers past. Come with me. Together we
will hurtle back to a time when the aerial tram was but an expensive
blueprint. A time when you told someone you were from Portland and th
California Golden Bears (1-2) vs. the Fighting Ducks of Oregon (3-0)Although it is now all but forgotten, Oregon and California had quite the rivalry in the aughts. The two schools, helmed by Mike Bellotti and his former protégé, Jeff Tedford, butted heads over recruits, ran the same offense—for a time—and seemed locked in endless one-upmanship over whose team could sport uglier yellow uniforms. ...
Roy and Oden are not coming back. And that's okay.
Let's catch up, shall we? It has been awhile since we've talked Blazers here at wweek.com, so welcome to part one (the ranty part) of my two-part season preview. The second part will feature Buck Williams talking about rookies and new acquisitions. But for now, settle in and I'll remind you of where the Blazers are this season.The long offseason is over. NBA TV has stopped broadcasting haphazardly ...