West Playoffs Game #1 – Dallas Mavericks 89, Portland Trail Blazers 81

Being the road team for the first two games meant that Portland really had to step up their intensity for the upcoming war with the Dallas Mavericks. Their efforts looked very convincing for a good portion of the game, until […]

NBA Playoff Series Preview – #3 Dallas Mavericks vs. #6 Portland Trail Blazers

With the Portland Trail Blazers drawing the Dallas Mavericks in the first round, it’s time to make observations about the upcoming 1st round series between the two teams, one which many believe could go either way. Listed below is the […]

Gameday #82 Recap – Golden State Warriors 110, Portland Trail Blazers 86

After Portland clinched the 6th seed the night before against the Memphis Grizzlies, they ventured to the Golden Gate city to take on the Warriors. This was a meaningless game for either team, seeing as how Portland had their playoff […]

Gameday #81 Recap – Portland Trail Blazers 102, Memphis Grizzlies 89

Portland entered this game knowing full well that if they won this game, they’d secure the 6th seed in the Western Conference ahead of Memphis. And the Trail Blazers certainly came out with a high degree of pride, sporting their […]

Earl In The Court – Barron Joins The Blazers

The Portland Trail Blazers made a roster move to shore up the frontcourt earlier today, signing well-travelled center Earl Barron for the rest of the season. The 29-year old big man has played 19 games for both the Phoenix Suns […]

At A Glance – Portland Trail Blazers Statistics

With just two games to go in the regular season, it’s time to take a look back at how the team has performed as a whole, in terms of individual stat categories. The numbers have been impressive for the most […]

Gameday #80 Recap – Portland Trail Blazers 93, Los Angeles Lakers 86

The Portland Trail Blazers went into their fourth and final regular season encounter with the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers still looking for their first victory against Kobe Bryant and company. With the support of the Rose Garden behind them, […]

Gameday #79 Recap – Portland Trail Blazers 98, Utah Jazz 87

After a brutal second-half collapse against the Golden State Warriors last game, the Portland Trail Blazers took to the road to square off against an injury-depleted, slumping inconsistent Utah Jazz squad. It was another easily winnable game for the Trail […]

Checking The Stats – Where Does Portland Rank?

Statistics in the early part of a season are often negligible, seeing as how the sample size of games is too small, and it doesn’t give an accurate reading of how the team fares in a full 82-game calendar season. […]

Why Wesley Matthews Is “The Man” For Portland’s Playoff Push

Wesley Matthews has been an integral part of the Trail Blazers' success this season. His defense and potency from 3-point range has made him many fans in his first year with Portland.

  As the Portland Trail Blazers begin to get their rotations set and momentum built before the postseason, there is one player who could be key to the team’s hopes of making some noise in the ultra-tough Western Conference. While […]

Gameday #78 Recap – Golden State Warriors 108, Portland Trail Blazers 87

Everything went right for the Trail Blazers the last time they played, against a legitimate playoff contender. All was well, and Portland fans were sky-high with confidence about their team’s abilities. That’s before last night’s debacle against the lowly Golden […]

Gameday #77 Recap – Portland Trail Blazers 104, Dallas Mavericks 96

After stating their legitimacy in the Western Conference playoff race with a win against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday, the Portland Trail Blazers welcomed the Dallas Mavericks to the Rose Garden on Sunday evening. Once the 48 minutes of […]