Will we be able to steal one on the road?
You are not authorized to post a reply.
  1. Dan Harbison
    Dan Harbison
    Posts: 219

    Posted 04/21/2009 11:35 PM

    Ok guys, the last game was a battle but they were able to pull out the win... will they be able to steal one on the road in Houston? What needs to happen to do this? For the first time this year, this team scored over 100 points vs Houston. How do we keep that up?

    Your thoughts?
    I am a fan of
  1. DHawes22
    Posts: 6488

    Posted 04/22/2009 11:28 AM

    Well, we will need to continue to front Yao and also develop that 3rd scorer. Roy and Aldridge can't combine for 70 every night. We need to get Blake, Rudy, Greg, or Travis loose. My guess: Greg. With no Mt. Mutombo in the game, he should be able to feast on Brian Cook, Chuck Hayes, and Carl Landry. If he can just be calm in the post and take his time, we should see him blossom.
    Fact of the matter is, we need to win one of the next 2 to have a chance in this series. There is no way we will go down 1-3 and be able to win 3 in a row over Houston.
    I am a fan of
  1. Posted 04/24/2009 1:48 PM

    Good Question. We definately need to have more consistant threats on offense than B-Roy and LA. Outlaw has been awfully quite in this series and we need that to change in a hurry. If we get Roy driving and dishing to an open LA or Outlay, they need to be making shots for us to have a chance. Keep Yao out of the paint, try to contain Brooks, make shots. Sounds easy doesn't it? Who knows what they will change in their strategies concerning Roy after he torched them Tuesday night. If we battle with them and play the same ball we have played (game 1 aside) to close out the season, we can definately beat Houston. Looks like it will be another exciting game, hopefully another Blazer win!!

    GO Blazers!
    I am a fan of the best team in the NBA!
- Hide

    Recent Discussions

  1. summer moves and upcoming draft

    Started by Ricky on 05/19/14 at 12:19 PM

    Paul Allen said how do we get better?  I see no activity in the draft with no draft picks.  The trade possibilities are limited because of the value of our bench players.  We have no cap space.  So I think the improvement of our b...
  2. RipCity Movie!

    Started by Andrew Linares on 05/15/14 at 7:30 PM

    San Antonio game 2

    Started by buffielea on 05/05/14 at 2:02 PM

    Going to game 2 in SA and looking to see if any one else is?  Trying to find where the best seats for BLAZER fans are?
  3. tOfficial 2014 Trailblazer playoff Thread

    Started by Nate Caraway on 04/20/14 at 6:17 AM

    First Game starts tonight. Houston is a tough first round opponent and they play exceptionally well at home. If we can steal a game or two at their place, I feel like we have extremely good chances. 

    P.S. Would anybody happen to have a...

  4. Blazers quiz

    Started by cm_flippin on 04/02/14 at 10:49 PM

    There are many questions and you don''t have to register, you can continue as a guest. Didn''t know about Sporcle though, thanks.

  5. Free Agency 2014 + Aldridge's Comments

    Started by NickPitherUK on 02/18/14 at 6:57 AM

    We won''t have the cap space to sign any of those guys
  6. What happened

    Started by benh7777 on 02/12/14 at 10:22 PM


    The Blazers were winning!  That is the key word, were.  Blazers are living proof that you can live and die by the jumper.  Lately it has been dying.


    Thank God they are 19 games over 500.  Mayb...

  7. Spencer hawes

    Started by jamsmashers on 02/13/14 at 1:03 PM

    Hawes will be a hot commodity by the trade deadline, I would think the sixers could find a better offer.

    However, I do believe Mo Williams could have somewhat of  a high trade value. Olshey needs to make a deal to get a big man while we...

Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  ... 
Active Forums 4.1
The latest from
david peizner joined group Season Ticket Holders / AySee Emm updated their fan statement / rrow0225 uploaded new photo / Ricky created new forum topic summer moves and upcoming draft / cm_flippin commented on Blazers quiz / NickPitherUK updated their scrapbook / Qualab and RipCityRevival are friends now / daddy updated their Starting 5 / MJB uploaded new video /