Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/8/12
Home Again The Portland Trail Blazers are coming back home following a 1-2 road trip that saw them put together one brilliant second-half comeback while collapsing in the fourth quarters of the other two contests. Matchup: Portland (2-2) vs. Los Angeles Clippers (3-2) Venue: Rose Garden Arena Time: 7:30 PM PT Date: Nov. 8, 2012 The Blazers may have home-court advantage on their side in this one, but the Los Angeles Clippers aren’t going to make things easy in the team’s first nationally televised game of the season. Game Notes/How They Match Up Chris Paul and the Clippers are set to visit the Rose Garden Thursday night. Photo: Fox Sports We all know that the Trail Blazers are running a much faster pace this season than in years past, but the Los Angeles Clippers are running the fastest pace in all of basketball. While the Blazers have become known for their “disorganized chaos,” L.A. has made their mark scoring the fifth-most points per game this year. They’re averaging 104.3 points...
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