Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 2/21/13
It's the NBA trade deadline today, and many local fans are wondering if the Portland Trail Blazers will be making a move, and what those moves or the lack thereof will do to change the current build of the team. The chances of a move being made appear to be 50/50, based on what you may have heard. 50/50 is an interesting probability, especially with regard to the Blazers, and exactly what should be applied to the Blazers' storied past, which has not often had its fair share of glory. Rather than make educated guesses as to what the Blazers will look like by the end of the day, what if we were able to trade something different? Such as past players, or more specifically, luck as it pertains to the ability to obtain the rights to past players? What if we could unwind the hands of time, and give the Blazers the team and the titles they deserved? What if 1980 were some unsurpassable barrier, and everything changed must take place afterward? What if Bill Walton leaving town represented
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