The Portland Trail Blazers had a grueling stretch from 2000-2006 where they were known as the "Jail Blazers." Comprised of cocky characters like Zach Randolph, Bonzi Wells, Rasheed Wallace and Shawn Kemp among others, the team was headed down a dark road where egos clashed and the team concept was missing entirely. However, the savvy draft day trade to acquire Brandon Roy for Randy Foye seemed to eradicate what only a year before seemed like a decade submerged in darkness for the Blazers' franchise.
The Portland Trail Blazers are just beginning a new era after their young duo of Greg Oden and Brandon Roy, as well as veterans Marcus Camby and Andre Miller, was either traded to or signed by other teams. Last season, the Blazers, ... Read Post
Last week the Twitterverse was abuzz with news about the Portland Trail Blazers. No, Greg Oden is not having another knee surgery. (But don't be surprised if and when it happens again.) Apparently, Brandon Roy wants to make a return... Read Post