The Portland Trail Blazers will open their 2013-14 home schedule against the defending Western Conference champion San Antonio Spurs on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Rose Garden. Portland will tip-off its 44th NBA season on the road vs. Phoenix on Wednesday, Oct. 30, it was announced today by the NBA.Continue Reading
Trail Blazers rookie Damian Lillard has been named the recipient of the NBA’s “Kia Community Assist Award” for March in recognition of his outstanding efforts in the community, ongoing advocacy and charitable work, the NBA announced today.
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The Trail Blazers are partnering with Mercy Corps to respond to the urgent need for disaster relief following the devastating 8.9 earthquake that struck Japan and triggered a tsunami. The funds will support Mercy Corps' longtime partner, Peace Winds, who has mobilized a humanitarian response.
Fans can donate cash or make checks payable to Mercy Corps (note Japan relief) to help with this effort. Volunteers will collect donations during ingress at the game vs Mavericks on March 15. For more information, please visit https://www.mercycorps.org/donate/japan.