Found December 06, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
How good are the Portland Trail Blazers so far this year? So good it seems no earthly team can stop them. Blazers now 16-0 against teams not named after things found in space (Suns 2, Rockets 1) — dewayne (@DewayneHankins) December 5, 2013   The may not be a bigger surprise in the league than to look up nearly a quarter of the way through the season and see the Blazers in first place in the Western conference. After start highlighted by an 11 game win stream the general consensus seemed to be lack of competition was the root cause. When the Phoenix Suns broke the Blazers eleven game winning streak it looked like the team might come back to earth but instead they responded with a road win over the Lakers and back-to-back home wins over the team with the best record in the East (Indiana) and a top-three team in the West (Oklahoma City). Add in wins over the Spurs and the Bulls (with Derrick Rose) and the evidence is hard to deny. So how are the Blazers doing it? The core of returning ...
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