Found April 27, 2014 on Pass The Pill:

The NBA Playoffs are here, and the Portland Trailblazers and Houston Rockets are in the middle of a great first round series. The games have been extremely entertaining, and NBA fans everywhere have witnessed some fun basketball. With the playoffs, of course, comes trash talking. This isn’t limited to the players; the fans often have the most fun with it. A Portland fan is the prime example of this, as you can see from the picture below. Via @ParkersMuse:   Well, alright then. I guess that’s one way to stick it to those Houston Rockets fans. @JrMarkyMark The post Portland Fan Has a Funny Way of Trolling Houston appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.


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