Found January 24, 2012 on Ball Don't Lie:
Most every NBA arena has a promotion tied to the final score, whether it involves the home team scoring or giving up fewer than 100 points. It's a nice way to get the fans a little more interested in the game, especially during a blowout. The most famous of these promotions is the Los Angeles Lakers' deal for two free Jack in the Box tacos for every ticketholder if the team keeps the opponent from triple figures, which brings down the house every time even though J-Bo tacos taste faintly of mustard. Free is exciting, though, especially if it's a bonus to a great experience at a basketball game. Yet these promotions rarely produce the top highlight of a game — they're usually not even notable to anyone outside of the arena, except maybe the fast-food workers who have to put up with increased demand and people yelling about comped dollar-menu items. It was notable, then, when Luke Babbitt made a three-pointer with 29 seconds remaining to put the Portland Trail Blazers ...

Woman Proposes to Man at Portland Trail Blazers Game

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Trail Blazers 101, Kings 89

Jamal Crawford scored a season-high 26 points and the Portland Trail Blazers returned home from a six-game road trip with a 101-89 win over the Sacramento Kings on Monday night. Gerald Wallace had 20 points and eight rebounds and LaMarcus Aldridge added 13 points and 16 rebounds for the Blazers, who were coming off a 2-4 trip. Portland improved to 7-1 at the Rose Garden, playing...

Trail Blazers continue their evolution, Jason Quick says (video)

Quick recaps Portland's 97-84 victory against Memphis, and he says the next step for the Blazers is proving they can win on the road. They get that chance on Wednesday night.

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points and Marcus Camby grabbed a season-high 22 rebounds as the Portland Trail Blazers beat Memphis 97-84 on Tuesday night, snapping the Grizzlies' seven-game winning streak.

Signs Point To Batum, Blazers Not Reaching An Extension On Wednesday

Weeks of ongoing negotiations between Nicolas Batum and the Porltand Trail Blazers all comes down to Wednesday, and if the deadline  passes and an extension isn’t reached Blazers fans shouldn’t be alarmed. But there still may be long term cause for worry. On a day that so far has seen both Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Denver Nuggets' Danillo Gallinari...

Kings fall to Trail Blazers

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Portland Trailblazers 94, Toronto Raptors 84

The Blazers outrebounded the Raptors 55-40 and they held them to 36.6% shooting from the floor, which were the biggest reasons for the nice win in Toronto last Friday. LaMarcus Aldridge was a beast in this game with 33 points, 23 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals. Raymond Felton (14 points, 1 rebound and 5 assists) and Jamal Crawford (10 points and 1 rebound in 19 minutes) also...

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Aldridge scores 23, Camby grabs 22 rebounds in Trail Blazers' 97-84 win over Grizzlies

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Blazers down Kings 101-89

Jamal Crawford scored a season-high 26 points and the Portland Trail Blazers returned home from a six-game road trip with a 101-89 win over the Sacramento Kings on Monday night.
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