Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 11/16/12
I moved to Portland 18 months ago and it has been one of the best decisions of my life.  Since moving here, I have enjoyed discovering the great culture that Portland has to offer.  Last weekend, I went to a Portland Winterhawks game and my experience was so great, I really wanted to write about my time there.  The game was held at Veterans Memorial Coliseum, a great old arena.  I was very impressed with the power plays of the Hawks, and how loud and involved the crowd was.  Overall, the atmosphere was awesome, and I will be going to more games.  Did you know that you could get a 12 pack of tickets for $222 dollars or less? Veterans Memorial Coliseum is a 12,000 seat arena that serves as the primary home for the Winterhawks and was the original home of the Trail Blazers until the Rose Garden was built.  It is the older of the two arenas and you can tell when you walk in.  However, this arena has a lot of character.  You can see the history when you walk in, as they have portraits...
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