Way back in the way back, back when I penned (digitally) a weekly NBA draft column for SLAM, I did a series of articles where I “remixed” NBA drafts from years past. With hindsight, how would the order of the players selected in that draft change? Since those articles are disappearing from the internets, I figured it was prime time to redo them with a fresh perspective. Next...
On a trip to Portland last week, former Trail Blazer Clifford Robinson denied it every time it came up, but the official announcement came Wednesday and he's among the 18-member cast of CBS's "Survivor" this season. The series begins with a two-hour premier on Feb. 26.
5. Clifford Robinson, Forward/Center: (1989-1997)
Uncle Cliffy ranks number three in total number of points scored as a Blazer with 10,405. Additionally, for the Blazers, he ranks in the top five for all-time games played (644), free throws made (2,041), 3-pointers made (492), and blocks (726). He was a member of the squads that played in the NBA Finals in 1990...
With the news this week that LaMarcus Aldridge made the NBA all star team I thought I'd dig up a little Blazers history and tell you who's made it to the game before him from Rip City.
Trail Blazers All-Stars
Clyde Drexler (8): 1986, 1988-94
Sidney Wicks (4): 1972-75
Maurice Lucas (3): 1977-78
Brandon Roy (3): 2008-10
Kevin Duckworth (2): 1989, 1991