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Last year when the Trail Blazers traded for Gerald Wallace, I was not a happy camper. The trade sent one of my all-time favorite blazers, Joel Przybilla, away from Rip City and I felt that the Blazers didn’t get nearly enough in return. I remember telling one of my friends that we gave up a solid center and some other pieces for a guy who could back up at three positions but wouldn’t do any of them very well. Boy was I wrong. I don’t know who I thought Gerald Wallace was but I definitely didn’t think he was the player the Blazers ended up getting.
So far this year, the Trail Blazers are undefeated when Gerald Wallace records a field goal. That’s a six and two record people. The two times he didn’t record a field goal the Blazers lost by five to the Clippers and embarrassed themselves in front of the Phoenix Suns. It’s pretty clear that the Blazers need Gerald Wallace, AKA Crash, to play well if they want to win games. The good news, for the team and its fans, is that he is playin...
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Gerald Wallace, whose nickname ''Crash'' usually defines his on-court demeanor, managed to crack a smile when fans at the Rose Garden began chanting his name in the third quarter of Portland's victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday night.
Wallace scored 20 points, making a key 3-pointer with two minutes left, and the Blazers won 105-97 to avenge a loss...
That was Gerald Wallace's assessment of the Magic's first-quarter shooting on Wednesday. Orlando held off a Blazers rally as Portland suffered its first home loss.
Gerald Wallace led five players in double- figures with 20 points as the Portland Trail Blazers edged the Los Angeles Clippers, 105-97, at Rose Garden.
Portland Trailblazers blogger Matt Martz weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Los Angeles Clippers vs. Blazers game on Tuesday night. Gerald Wallace scored 20 points and LaMarcus Aldridge had 18 to help the Portland Trail Blazers remain unbeaten at home with a 105-97 victory. For LA Caron Butler scored 20 points and Chauncey Billups chipped in 19.
State of the Portland Trail Blazers. Steve Lee our man with his pulse on the Trailblazers NBA Hoops beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The December 31st, 2011 edition. For the 11th straight year the Blazers walked off the Rose Garden court with their hands raised in victory on opening night. LaMarcus Aldridge had 25, Gerald Wallace had 21, Jamal Crawford finished...
Gerald Wallace scored 20 points, making a key 3-pointer with two minutes left, and the Portland Trail Blazers avenged a loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on New Year's Day with a 105-97 victory on Tuesday night. LaMarcus Aldridge added 18 points and seven rebounds for the Blazers, who have not lost in six games at home this season.
Gerald Wallace scored 20 points, making a key 3-pointer with two minutes left, and the Portland Trail Blazers avenged a loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on New Year's Day with a 105-97 victory on Tuesday night.
Plus, Raymond Felton on what's next after the Blazers beat the Clippers to stay undefeated at the Rose Garden.
LaMarcus Aldridge, Wesley Matthews and Gerald Wallace jump-start the Blazers after halftime
Jason Green weighs in with his Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Portland Trailblazers Sunday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. NBA odds favor the Blazers by 11. Jason points out the The Blazers had a combined 46 turnovers in consecutive games against the Nuggets and Clippers. Raymond Felton, Gerald Wallace, LaMarcus Aldridge, Anderson Varejao and Antawn Jamison lock horns.
The Blazers shot 51.4% from the floor last night and it helped them upset the Clippers last night. Gerald Wallace (20 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 1 steal), LaMarcus Aldridge (18 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists and 1 blocked shot) and Wes Matthews (18 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 steal) led the way for the Blazers in this game. Raymond Felton (17 points, 1 rebound, 8 assists...
Defense, a second wind and a steady second half lifted Portland to the win against Cleveland on Sunday.