Entries from April 2010
April 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment
April 25th, 2010 · 3 Comments
All-Star guard Brandon Roy’s return sparked something within the Trail Blazers Saturday and they were able to pull even at two games apiece. The series is now one of the more intriguing in the league. With the series headed back to Phoenix and home-court advantage back in the Suns’ hands, here’s what they’re saying across [...]
April 24th, 2010 · 15 Comments
The Phoenix Suns had a chance to go for the jugular this afternoon.
Instead they watched Brandon Roy pull a Willis Reed, as the Portland Trail Blazers evened the series 2-2 with a 96-87 victory.
As much as it feels like Phoenix has dominated the series, despite outscoring the Blazers by 34 overall this series is all [...]
April 24th, 2010 · 2 Comments
While the main story line of today’s Game 4 matchup between the Suns and Blazers was undoubtedly the surprise return of Brandon Roy, it was LaMarcus Aldridge who caught fire and carried Portland past the Suns.
After mustering only 11 points in Game 2 and facing double team after double team en route to 5-of-14 shooting [...]
April 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment
The Portland Trail Blazers have activated All-Star guard Brandon Roy for today’s Game 4 against the Phoenix Suns.
Roy underwent surgery on the torn meniscus in his right knee eight days ago. The Blazers originally ruled him out for this series, so it will be interesting to see if he’s the real B-Roy or an injured [...]
April 24th, 2010 · 7 Comments
Trail Blazers 96, Suns 87
I think we will learn a lot about the Phoenix Suns and their chances of advancing deep into the playoffs this afternoon.
The Suns have already accomplished what they needed to accomplish in Rip City by winning a game (and in dominant fashion at that) to regain home-court advantage in the [...]