Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 3/5/12
Top Blazers – Last 7 Days Without a single win to show for Rip City this week, it’s much harder to confer any sort of award for the past week’s most valuable Portland TrailBlazers. It wasn’t an issue of poor performance by individual players, but the poor performance by the team (no wins, three losses) that left quite the sour taste in all of the Blazer faithful. As it stands the Blazers are one game under .500 and find themselves two games back in the race for the 8th spot in the Western Conference. Putting the shortcomings aside here are my picks for the three best performances by a Blazer this past week. First Star: Gerald Wallace (3/3: L v. Minnesota) It was a Kevin Love homecoming this past Saturday night, and Gerald Wallace was doing all he could to spoil it. Playing a team high 44 minutes, Wallace put up 25 points, 14 rebounds, 3 assists and 5 steals. It wasn’t enough however, as Portland fell to the Timberwolves 122-110. At least the fans were able to get free chalupas af...
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