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Encyclopedia > Portland Trail Blazers
Portland Trail Blazers
Conference Western Conference
Division Northwest Division
Founded 1970
History Portland Trail Blazers
1970-present
Arena Rose Garden Arena
City Portland, Oregon
Team Colors Red, Black, Silver, and White
Owner Paul Allen
General Manager Kevin Pritchard
Head Coach Nate McMillan
NBA D-League Affiliate Idaho Stampede
Championships 1 (1977)
Conference Titles 3 (1977, 1990, 1992)
Division Titles 4 (1978, 1991, 1992, 1999)

The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. They play in the National Basketball Association (NBA). They are the only major league franchise (of the "Big Four")[1] in the state of Oregon. The franchise entered the league in 1970 and has won the NBA Championship once, in 1977. The Blazers play their home games at Portland’s 19,980 seat Rose Garden Arena on the eastside of the city. The current owner is Paul Allen who purchased the team in 1988. Image File history File links Portland_Trail_Blazers_logo. ... The Western Conference of the National Basketball Association is made up of fifteen teams, and organized in three divisions of five teams each. ... The Northwest Division is a division in the Western Conference of the NBA. The division was newly created at the start of the 04-05 season. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Inside of Rose Garden Arena (with old Blazers woodmark design). ... Nickname: Location in Multnomah County and the state of Oregon Coordinates: , Country United States State Oregon County Multnomah County Incorporated February 8, 1851 Government  - Mayor Tom Potter Area  - City 376. ... Paul Gardner Allen (born January 21, 1953 in Seattle, Washington) is an American entrepreneur who formed Microsoft with Bill Gates. ... Kevin Lee Pritchard (born July 17, 1967 in Bloomington, Indiana) is a former pro basketball player and current director of player-personnel with the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Nathaniel Nate McMillan (born August 3, 1964 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is a former professional basketball player and current head coach of the Portland Trail Blazers. ... The National Basketball Association Development League, more commonly known as the NBA Development League, NBA D-League, or just D-League, is the NBAs officially sponsored and operated developmental basketball organization. ... The Idaho Stampede are an American basketball team that play in the NBA Development League. ... The 1977 NBA Finals was the championship round of the 1976-77 NBA season. ... Basketball is a team sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by throwing a ball through a 10-foot high hoop (the basket) under organized rules. ... Nickname: Location in Multnomah County and the state of Oregon Coordinates: , Country United States State Oregon County Multnomah County Incorporated February 8, 1851 Government  - Mayor Tom Potter Area  - City 376. ... “NBA” redirects here. ... The term major professional sports league is used to describe the most important and well regarded leagues in the biggest professional sports in a country or region. ... Official language(s) (none)[1] Capital Salem Largest city Portland Area  Ranked 9th  - Total 98,466 sq mi (255,026 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 2. ... The Larry OBrien trophy is coveted by NBA teams. ... Inside of Rose Garden Arena (with old Blazers woodmark design). ... Paul Gardner Allen (born January 21, 1953 in Seattle, Washington) is an American entrepreneur who formed Microsoft with Bill Gates. ...

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Home arenas

The Rose Garden Arena, current home of the Trail Blazers

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History

The Trail Blazers entered the NBA in 1970 as an expansion team, and have played in Portland for the entire time. In 1977 they won their only NBA Championship. The team was a regular fixture in the NBA Playoffs through 2003. The team was sold to Paul Allen in 1988. In 1990 and 1992 the Blazers advanced to the NBA Finals but were defeated both times, first by the Detroit Pistons and then by the Chicago Bulls. The following is a detailed history of the Portland Trail Blazers, a professional basketball team which joined the National Basketball Association in 1970. ... The Larry OBrien trophy is coveted by NBA teams. ... Current NBA Playoff logo. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 2003 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Gardner Allen (born January 21, 1953 in Seattle, Washington) is an American entrepreneur who formed Microsoft with Bill Gates. ... The Detroit Pistons are a team in the National Basketball Association based in the Detroit metropolitan area. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...


The Blazers failed to qualify for the playoffs in 2003-04 and 2004-05, posting records of 41-41 and 27-55. In the 2005-06 season, the team posted a league-worst record of 21-61. The Blazers, a team that owns the second best all-time record for consecutive postseason appearances (21 years in a row), have missed the playoffs four years in a row, the second highest active streak in the NBA. The 2003-04 NBA season is the 58th season of the National Basketball Association. ... The 2004-05 NBA season was the 59th season of the National Basketball Association (NBA). ... The 2005-06 NBA season was the 60th season of the National Basketball Association. ... The following is an all-time list of National Basketball Association teams with more than ten consecutive seasons appearing in the playoffs: 22 seasons Syracuse Nationals/Philadelphia 76ers (1949-50—1970-71) 21 seasons Portland Trail Blazers (1982-83—2002-03) 20 seasons Utah Jazz (1983-84—2002-03) 19... The following is a list of National Basketball Association teams with the most consecutive (active) seasons not reaching the playoffs: (Last season playoffs reached, seed and conference in parentheses) 12 seasons Golden State Warriors (1993-94, 6th seed Western Conference) 7 seasons Atlanta Hawks (1998-99, 4th seed Eastern Conference...

Trail Blazers logo from 1971-1990.
TrailBlazers logo from 1991-2002
Trail Blazers logo for 2002-03 season

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The current team

The Blazers finished the 2005-06 season with a 21-61 record, worst in the NBA. Despite that, they did not fare well in the NBA Draft Lottery, drawing the #4 pick in the 2006 NBA Draft. Regardless, they still acquired four first round draft picks, including the 2006-07 season Rookie of the Year Brandon Roy and LaMarcus Aldridge. In the 2007 NBA Draft, the Blazers overcame the odds and won the NBA Draft Lottery with only a 5.3% chance of doing so. They drafted 7'0" center Greg Oden in hopes that he would help them win another championship. The NBA Draft Lottery is an annual event selecting the top picks of the following NBA Draft. ... The 2006 NBA Draft was held on June 28 at the Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City. ... Brandon Roy (born July 23, 1984 in Seattle, Washington) is an American professional basketball player with the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. ... LaMarcus Nurae Aldridge (born July 19, 1985, in Dallas, Texas) is an American professional basketball player with the Portland Trail Blazers. ... The NBA Draft Lottery is an annual event selecting the top picks of the following NBA Draft. ... Gregory Wayne Oden Jr. ...


2006 NBA Draft

The Blazers were the busiest team on the day of the 2006 NBA Draft, making numerous trades and landing four first-round picks. On draft day, the Blazers: The 2006 NBA Draft was held on June 28 at the Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City. ...

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Other transactions during the 2006 offseason

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Transactions during the 2006-2007 season

  • In December, 2006, it was announced that forward Darius Miles would need to undergo microfracture surgery on his ailing knee, and would miss the remainder of the season.
  • On January 2, 2007, the team waived G/F Stephen Graham.
  • On February 22, 2007, it was announced that the team had traded Juan Dixon to the Toronto Raptors for Fred Jones and future considerations.[5]
  • On March 1, 2007, it was announced that President and GM Steve Patterson, whose contract with the team would have expired in summer of 2007, was resigning. Management oversight of the Trail Blazers was being assumed by Tod Leiweke, the chief executive officer of the Seattle Seahawks (also owned by Paul Allen); it was announced that the team would search for a new president and a new general manager. It was also announced that Leiweke would serve as CEO for a newly formed management company, Vulcan Sports and Entertainment, which would manage all of Paul Allen's sports-related properties, including the Trail Blazers and the Seahawks. [6]
  • On March 2, the team called up forward Jeremy Richardson from the NBDL, signing him to a 10-day contract. He was subsequently cut on March 11, after appearing in one game for the team.
  • On March 15, the team announced that center Luke Schenscher had been called up from the NBDL and awarded a 10-day contract. He was subsequently awarded a second 10-day contract.
  • On March 29, 2007 the team promoted Kevin Pritchard to general manager

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2007 Offseason

On May 22, 2007 the Trail Blazers won the right to pick first in the 2007 NBA Draft. is the 142nd day of the year (143rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The 2007 NBA Draft was held on June 28, 2007 at the WaMu Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City and was broadcast in the United States on ESPN. The first 14 picks in the draft belonged to teams that had missed the 2007 NBA Playoffs, with their...


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2007 NBA Draft

The Trail Blazers used their number one draft pick to select Ohio State Center Greg Oden. This article is about Ohio State; there is also an Ohio University. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Gregory Wayne Oden Jr. ...


Zach Randolph (Power Forward), along with reserves Dan Dickau (Point guard) and Fred Jones (Shooting Guard) were traded to the New York Knicks for Channing Frye (Center/Power Forward), Steve Francis (Shooting Guard/Point guard), and a $3 million trade exception. The Blazers bought out Steve Francis' contract for a reported $30 million, which will make him a free agent after he clears waivers.[7] Zach Randolph (born July 16, 1981 in Marion, Indiana) is an American professional basketball player currently with the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA. Randolph grew up in Marion, Indiana and attended Marion High School. ... A power forward is a position in some team sports. ... Daniel David Dickau (born September 16, 1978 in Portland, Oregon) plays basketball in the National Basketball Association, currently with the Boston Celtics. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Frederick Terrell Jones (born March 11, 1979 in Malvern, Arkansas) is an American basketball player who plays at the shooting guard position for the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA. // Born in Malvern, Arkansas, he moved to Portland, Oregon in middle school and became the Oregon High School Player of... The Shooting guard (SG), also known as the two or off guard,[1] is one of five traditional positions on a basketball team. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Image:Http://sportsmedia. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A power forward is a position in some team sports. ... Steve DShawn Francis (born February 21, 1977 in Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S.) is an American professional basketball player for the Houston Rockets of the NBA. He is nicknamed Stevie Franchise and self-described as Steve-O, with his on-court and off-court antics generating considerable controversy throughout... The Shooting guard (SG), also known as the two or off guard,[1] is one of five traditional positions on a basketball team. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


The Phoenix Suns traded the rights to the 24th pick for cash considerations. As a result, the Trail Blazers acquired the rights to their pick, guard Rudy Fernández from Spain. The trade exception from the New York deal was also sent to Phoenix in exchange for James Jones (Small forward). The Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Rodolfo (Rudy) Fernández Farrés (born April 4, 1985) is a Spanish professional basketball player. ... James Andrew Jones (born October 4, 1980 in Miami, Florida) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the NBA. The 68 (203cm), 215 lb (98 kg) small forward who attended American Senior High was picked 49th by the Indiana Pacers in the 2003 NBA Draft... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


With their number 37 second-round draft pick, The Portland Trail Blazers selected Duke University Forward Josh McRoberts. Duke University is a private coeducational research university located in Durham, North Carolina, USA. Founded by Methodists and Quakers in the present-day town of Trinity in 1838, the school moved to Durham in 1892. ... In the context of basketball, forward usually refers to one of two positions: Power forward Small forward In addition, some basketball players share the attributes of a small forward and a point guard, and are accordingly called point forwards. ... Joshua Scott McRoberts (born February 28, 1987 in Carmel, Indiana) was a 6-10 power forward/center for the Duke University mens basketball team during the 2006 and 2007 seasons. ...


Vanderbilt University Guard Derrick Byars, Portland's number 42 pick, was traded along with cash considerations to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Finnish Point guard Petteri Koponen. Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Derrick JaVaughn Byars (born April 25, 1984 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American basketball player currently playing for Vanderbilt University. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Petteri Koponen (born 13 April 1988) is a Finnish basketball player from Helsinki. ...


Portland chose, as their final second-round draft picks, University of Florida guard Taurean Green and Syracuse forward Demetris Nichols at numbers 52 and 53 respectively. Nichols was then sent to New York for a future 2nd round pick. The University of Florida (commonly referred to as Florida or UF) is a public land-grant, space-grant, research university located in Gainesville, Florida. ... Taurean Green is a point guard for the Portland Trail Blazers, who played on the 2007 University of Florida Gators Mens Basketball team, which won the 2006 NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Tournament on April 3, 2006 and the 2007 NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Tournament on... Syracuse University Logo. ... Demetris Nichols (born September 4, 1984) is a 6-8, 212 lb. ...


Season-by-season records

Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, % = Win-Loss %

Season W L  % Playoffs Results
Portland Trail Blazers
1970-71 29 53 .354
1971-72 18 64 .220
1972-73 21 61 .256
1973-74 27 55 .329
1974-75 38 44 .463
1975-76 37 45 .451
1976-77 49 33 .598 Won First Round
Won Conference Semifinals
Won Conference Finals
Won NBA Finals
Portland 2, Chicago 1
Portland 4, Denver 2
Portland 4, Los Angeles 0
Portland 4, Philadelphia 2
1977-78 58 24 .707 First round bye (1st seed)
Lost Conference Semifinals
Seattle 4, Portland 2
1978-79 45 37 .549 Lost First Round Phoenix 2, Portland 1
1979-80 38 44 .463 Lost First Round Seattle 2, Portland 1
1980-81 45 37 .549 Lost First Round Kansas City 2, Portland 1
1981-82 42 40 .512
1982-83 46 36 .561 Won First Round
Lost Conference Semifinals
Portland 2, Seattle 0
Los Angeles 4, Portland 1
1983-84 48 38 .585 Lost First Round Phoenix 3, Portland 2
1984-85 42 40 .512 Won First Round
Lost Conference Semifinals
Portland 3, Dallas 1
Los Angeles 4, Portland 1
1985-86 40 42 .489 Lost First Round Denver 3, Portland 1
1986-87 49 33 .598 Lost First Round Houston 3, Portland 1
1987-88 53 29 .646 Lost First Round Utah 3, Portland 1
1988-89 39 43 .476 Lost First Round Los Angeles 3, Portland 0
1989-90 59 23 .720 Won First Round
Won Conference Semifinals
Won Conference Finals
Lost NBA Finals
Portland 3, Dallas 0
Portland 4, San Antonio 3
Portland 4, Phoenix 2
Detroit 4, Portland 1
1990-91 63 19 .768 Won First Round
Won Conference Semifinals
Lost Conference Finals
Portland 3, Seattle 2
Portland 4, Utah 1
Los Angeles 4, Portland 2
1991-92 57 25 .695 Won First Round
Won Conference Semifinals
Won Conference Finals
Lost NBA Finals
Portland 3, Los Angeles 1
Portland 4, Phoenix 1
Portland 4, Utah 2
Chicago 4, Portland 2
1992-93 51 31 .622 Lost First Round San Antonio 3, Portland 1
1993-94 47 35 .573 Lost First Round Houston 3, Portland 1
1994-95 44 38 .537 Lost First Round Phoenix 3, Portland 0
1995-96 44 38 .537 Lost First Round Utah 3, Portland 2
1996-97 49 33 .598 Lost First Round Los Angeles 3, Portland 1
1997-98 46 36 .561 Lost First Round Los Angeles 3, Portland 1
1998-99 35 15 .700 Won First Round
Won Conference Semifinals
Lost Conference Finals
Portland 3, Phoenix 0
Portland 4, Utah 2
San Antonio 4, Portland 0
1999-2000 59 23 .720 Won First Round
Won Conference Semifinals
Lost Conference Finals
Portland 3, Minnesota 1
Portland 4, Utah 1
Los Angeles 4, Portland 3
2000-01 50 32 .610 Lost First Round Los Angeles 3, Portland 0
2001-02 49 33 .598 Lost First Round Los Angeles 3, Portland 0
2002-03 50 32 .610 Lost First Round Dallas 4, Portland 3
2003-04 41 41 .500
2004-05 27 55 .329
2005-06 21 61 .256
2006-07 32 50 .400
2007-08 0 0 .000
Totals 1587 1417 .528
Playoffs 91 103 .469 1 Championship

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Players of note

Basketball Hall of Famers

Clyde Drexler File links The following pages link to this file: Clyde Drexler Categories: GFDL images ... Clyde Drexler File links The following pages link to this file: Clyde Drexler Categories: GFDL images ... Clyde Austin Drexler (born June 22, 1962 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a former National Basketball Association shooting guard. ... Clyde Austin Drexler (born June 22, 1962 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a former National Basketball Association shooting guard. ... Dr. John T. Ramsay (born February 21, 1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a former professional basketball coach in the National Basketball Association. ... William Theodore Walton III, better known as Bill Walton (born November 5, 1952), is a former American basketball player and current television sportscaster. ... Lenny Wilkens with the Portland Trail Blazers Leonard Randolph Wilkens (born October 28, 1937, in Brooklyn, New York, USA) is a former National Basketball Association player, as well as the NBAs career leader in coaching wins and losses. ...

Retired numbers

Lionel Hollins's number was retired during the Trail Blazers' final game of the 2006-07 season, on April 18, 2007. Larry Weinberg is an American real estate developer who was one of the three founders of the NBAs Portland Trail Blazers. ... David John Twardzik (born September 30, 1950 in Hershey, Pennsylvania) is a former professional basketball player, and is currently the assistant General Manager for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association. ... Lionel Eugene Hollins (born October 19, 1953 in Arkansas City, Kansas) is an American former professional basketball player and coach. ... Larry Nelson Steele (born May 5, 1949 in Greencastle, Indiana) is a former professional basketball player, best known for being a starter on the Portland Trail Blazers team that won the 1977 NBA Finals. ... Maurice Lucas (born 18 February 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a former professional American basketball player, and current assistant coach with the National Basketball Associations Portland Trail Blazers. ... Clyde Austin Drexler (born June 22, 1962 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a former National Basketball Association shooting guard. ... William Theodore Walton III, better known as Bill Walton (born November 5, 1952), is a former American basketball player and current television sportscaster. ... Lloyd Neal (born December 10, 1950 in Talbotton, Georgia) is an American former professional basketball player. ... Geoff Petrie (born April 17, 1948 in Darby, Pennsylvania) is the Sacramento Kings President of Basketball Operations (as of 2005) and a former NBA basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Dr. John T. Ramsay (born February 21, 1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a former professional basketball coach in the National Basketball Association. ... is the 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ...


In addition, Drexler, Lucas, Petrie, Twardzik, Walton, Danny Ainge (Number 9, G, 1990-92, also Oregon native) and Jim Paxson (Number 4, G, 1980-87) are members of the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. Daniel Ray Ainge (born March 17, 1959 in Eugene, Oregon, USA) is a former professional basketball and baseball player who played in the NBA for the Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, and Phoenix Suns, and also in Major League Baseball for the Toronto Blue Jays. ... Jim Paxson (born July 9, 1957 Kettering, OH - ) was a guard/forward with an 11 year career from 1980-1990. ...


Other notable players

Richard Leonard Adelman (born June 16, 1946 in Lynwood, California, United States) is the incoming head coach of the Houston Rockets. ... Daniel Ray Ainge (born March 17, 1959 in Eugene, Oregon, USA) is a former professional basketball and baseball player who played in the NBA for the Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, and Phoenix Suns, and also in Major League Baseball for the Toronto Blue Jays. ... Billy Ray Bates (born May 31, 1956 in Kosciusko, Mississippi) is a former American professional basketball player. ... Samuel (Sam) Paul Bowie (Born:March 17, 1961 in Lebanon, Pennsylvania) is a former American National Basketball Association center who is best known for being selected between Hakeem Olajuwon and Michael Jordan in the 1984 NBA Draft. ... Kevin Jerome Duckworth, aka The Duck (born April 1, 1964 in Harvey, Illinois) is a former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association, most notably a member of the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Brian Wade Grant (born March 5, 1972, in Columbus, Ohio) is a retired American basketball player. ... Lionel Eugene Hollins (born October 19, 1953 in Arkansas City, Kansas) is an American former professional basketball player and coach. ... Clarence Stephen (Steve) Johnson (born November 3, 1957, in Akron, Ohio) is an American professional basketball player, who played for numerous teams. ... Jerome Kersey (born June 26, 1962 in Clarksville, Virginia) is a retired American professional basketball player in the NBA for a number of teams, but most notably for the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Lafayette Fat Lever (born August 18, 1960 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas) is a former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association. ... Calvin Leon Natt (born January 8, 1957 in Monroe, Louisiana) is a former NBA basketball player. ... Jim Paxson (born July 9, 1957 Kettering, OH - ) was a guard/forward with an 11 year career from 1980-1990. ... Geoff Petrie (born April 17, 1948 in Darby, Pennsylvania) is the Sacramento Kings President of Basketball Operations (as of 2005) and a former NBA basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Dražen Petrović, playing for the New Jersey Nets. ... Scottie Maurice Pippen (born September 25, 1965 in Hamburg, Arkansas) is a former American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA), and is most remembered for leading the Chicago Bulls together with Michael Jordan to six championships and being one of the best all-around players... Terry Porter (born April 8, 1963 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is a former NBA player and former head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks. ... Zach Randolph (born July 16, 1981 in Marion, Indiana) is an American professional basketball player currently with the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA. Randolph grew up in Marion, Indiana and attended Marion High School. ... For the 1980s basketball player, see Clifford T. Robinson. ... Arvydas Romas Sabonis (born December 19, 1964 in Kaunas, Lithuanian SSR, Soviet Union (present Lithuania) is a retired Lithuanian professional basketball player. ... Detlef Schrempf Detlef Schrempf (born January 21, 1963 in Leverkusen, West Germany, now Germany) had a 16-year career as an NBA basketball player. ... Steven Delano Smith (born March 31, 1969 in Highland Park, Michigan) is a former National Basketball Association player. ... Damon Lamon Stoudamire (born September 3, 1973 in Portland, Oregon) is an American NBA basketball player, currently playing for the Memphis Grizzlies. ... Rod Strickland (born July 11, 1966, in the Bronx, New York) is a professional basketball player most notably in the NBA. A native of South Bronx, who played for the nationally known New York Gauchos, while a junior he led Truman High School in the Co-Op city section of... Mychal Thompson (born January 30, 1955 in Nassau, Bahamas), is a Bahamian American former National Basketball Association player who was the #1 pick in the 1978 NBA Draft. ... Darnell Valentine played his college basketball at the University of Kansas where he was a three-time Academic All-American and was a member of the 1980 Summer Olympics mens basketball team. ... Ernest Maurice Kiki Vandeweghe III (born August 1, 1958 in Wiesbaden, Germany), is a former National Basketball Association player and the former General Manager of the Denver Nuggets. ... Rasheed Abdul Wallace (born September 17, 1974, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association. ... Gawen DeAngelo Bonzi Wells, also known as the Bonz, (born September 20, 1976 in Muncie, Indiana) is a 65 shooting guard in the National Basketball Association for the Indiana Pacers. ... Sidney Wicks (born September 19, 1949 in Los Angeles, California) is a retired American basketball player. ... Charles Linwood Williams (born March 8, 1960 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina), better known as Buck, is a former American professional basketball player. ...

Current roster

Portland Trail Blazers
Current Roster
Head Coach: Nate McMillan (NC State) Edit
PF/C 12 LaMarcus Aldridge (Texas)
PG 2 Steve Blake (Maryland)
PF/C 44 Channing Frye (Arizona)
PG 0 Taurean Green (Florida)
PG 1 Jarrett Jack (Georgia Tech)
SF 33 James Jones (Miami)
PF/C 9 Raef LaFrentz (Kansas)
PF 4 Josh McRoberts (Duke)
SF/SG 23 Darius Miles (East St. Louis HS,
East St. Louis, Illinois)
C 52 Greg Oden (Ohio State)
F 25 Travis Outlaw (Starkville HS,
Starkville, MS)
C 10 Joel Przybilla (Minnesota)
PG 11 Sergio Rodríguez (Spain)
SG 7 Brandon Roy (Washington)
SG/SF 8 Martell Webster (Seattle Prep, Seattle)
( ) - Injured
(FA) - Free Agent
(DP) - Unsigned Draft Pick
Portland Trail Blazers

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Jarrett Matthew Jack (born October 28, 1983 in Fort Washington, Maryland) is a basketball player for the NBAs Portland Trail Blazers. ... The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets mens basketball team represents the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in NCAA Division 1-A basketball. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... James Andrew Jones (born October 4, 1980 in Miami, Florida) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the NBA. The 68 (203cm), 215 lb (98 kg) small forward who attended American Senior High was picked 49th by the Indiana Pacers in the 2003 NBA Draft... This is an article about the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Raef Andrew LaFrentz (Born May 29, 1976 in Hampton, Iowa) is an NBA Basketball player who currently plays for the Boston Celtics. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... 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Travis Marquez Outlaw (born September 18, 1984 in Starkville, Mississippi) is a professional basketball player currently with the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. ... Starkville is a city in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, United States. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Joel Anthony Przybilla (October 10, 1979 in Monticello, Minnesota) is a professional basketball player in the NBA. A 71 (2. ... The Minnesota Golden Gophers mens basketball team represents the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Sergio Rodríguez (born June 12, 1986 in Tenerife, Spain) is a Spanish professional basketball player. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... 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Coaches and others

Current coaching staff

The head coach of the Trail Blazers is Nate McMillan. Assistant Coaches include Dean Demopoulos (Lead Assistant Coach), Bill Bayno, Maurice Lucas, and Monty Williams. The training and conditining staff includes Geoff Clark (Assistant Athletic Trainer/Equipment Manager), Jay Jensen (Head Athletic Trainer), Bob Medina, (Strength & Conditioning Coach), and Bradley Weinrich (Director of Basketball Operations) Nathaniel Nate McMillan (born August 3, 1964 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is a former professional basketball player and current head coach of the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Dean Demopoulos (born March 29, 1954) is a collegiate and pro basketball coach. ... Maurice Lucas (born 18 February 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a former professional American basketball player, and current assistant coach with the National Basketball Associations Portland Trail Blazers. ... Tavares Montgomery Williams, Jr. ...


The complete list of Trail Blazers' head coaches, and the time of their tenures, is as follows:

Rolland Todd is a former player and coach in the National Basketball Association, and a former player in the American Basketball Association, who also coached basketball at UNLV and the University of Louisiana. ... Stu Inman is a former executive and interim coach in the National Basketball Association. ... John William Jack McCloskey (born October 19, 1925) is a former National Basketball Association player, coach, and executive. ... Lenny Wilkens with the Portland Trail Blazers Leonard Randolph Wilkens (born October 28, 1937, in Brooklyn, New York, USA) is a former National Basketball Association player, as well as the NBAs career leader in coaching wins and losses. ... Dr. John T. Ramsay (born February 21, 1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a former professional basketball coach in the National Basketball Association. ... Mike Schuler is a former head coach in the National Basketball Association. ... Richard Leonard Adelman (born June 16, 1946 in Lynwood, California, United States) is the incoming head coach of the Houston Rockets. ... Peter J. (P. J.) Carlesimo (born May 30, 1949 in Scranton, Pennsylvania) is a college and professional basketball coach, and son of Peter A. Carlesimo who was the longtime coach and athletic director at the University of Scranton and Fordham University. ... Mike Dunleavy Sr. ... Maurice Mo Edward Cheeks (born September 8, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois) is a retired American professional basketball player. ... Kevin Lee Pritchard (born July 17, 1967 in Bloomington, Indiana) is a former pro basketball player and current director of player-personnel with the Portland Trail Blazers. ... Nathaniel Nate McMillan (born August 3, 1964 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is a former professional basketball player and current head coach of the Portland Trail Blazers. ...

Current team management

  • Paul Allen, Owner
  • Mike Fennel, Vice President, General Counsel
  • J.E. Isaac, Senior Vice President, Business Affairs
  • Gregg Olson, Chief Financial Officer*
  • Larry Miller, President
  • Kevin Pritchard, General Manager

Paul Gardner Allen (born January 21, 1953 in Seattle, Washington) is an American entrepreneur who formed Microsoft with Bill Gates. ... Larry G. Miller, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a American sports executive. ... Kevin Lee Pritchard (born July 17, 1967 in Bloomington, Indiana) is a former pro basketball player and current director of player-personnel with the Portland Trail Blazers. ...

Current and former media personalities

Mike Barrett may refer to: Mike Barrett (politician) Mike Barrett (basketball) [1] Category: ... Antonio Harvey (born July 6, 1970, in Pascagoula, Mississippi) is an American former professional basketball player in the NBA. He attended Southern Illinois University, Connors State Junior College, the University of Georgia, and Pfeiffer University. ... Bill Schonely was the National Basketball Associations Portland Trail Blazers first play-by-play announcer, starting with the team in 1970. ... Stephen Howard Snapper Jones is one of the most respected and watched NBA analysts. ...

References

This is a list of cities or metropolitan areas in the United States and Canada categorized by the number of major league professional sports franchises in their metropolitan areas. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

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