To Honor The Natural.
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  1. Seananigans
    Posts: 3

    Posted 12/11/2011 2:22 PM

    I would love the see the franchise honor Roy this season by having the team play with jerseys that don a number 7 patch, like how they honored the late great Maurice Lucas last season.

    What are your guys' thoughts on this?
  1. newellbrian
    Posts: 15

    Posted 12/11/2011 3:11 PM

    Either that, or retire his number (if they can, I don't know if a team can retire a number so soon after the player retires).
    I am a fan of
  1. FoulWeatherFan
    Posts: 126

    Posted 12/12/2011 11:29 AM

    I agree. They should retire his number. Boston retired Bird's jersey the year he retired I believe, if not the next.
    I am a fan of close games.
  1. malfidog
    Posts: 41

    Posted 12/12/2011 12:05 PM

    I think both I mean Lucas was retired in the stands and they had the patch so both would be awesome.
    I am a fan of im fan of lamarcus aldridge catching the lob off Kurt thomas big sexy lob
  1. Tobyus Sanchezo
    Tobyus Sanchezo
    Posts: 1669

    Posted 12/12/2011 3:01 PM

    Guys, you wear the remebrance patch when somebody passes on.

    B-Roy is still kickin', and ya'll might even run into him online, when playing the new Call of Duty.
    I am a fan of multiple All-Stars on the Blazers roster this season!
  1. Bull Frog
    Bull Frog
    Posts: 95

    Posted 12/12/2011 3:05 PM

    I don't think B is ready for that ceremony just yet. He may or may not play but no doubt he'll be back in the NBA on some level. Certainly, for nothing short of being a hero, he deserves the honor. Heart goes out to him, not gonna lie it really hit me hard last night,
    I am a fan of Never giving up. I will be a Blazer fan for all of my life. Rip City!
  1. Mike Heath
    Mike Heath
    Posts: 2

    Posted 12/12/2011 4:09 PM

    I agree with Tobyus.  No patch since that's reserved for when someone passes away.  But I definitely think a retirement ceremony should be in the near future.  I thought about it being on Opening Night, but A) I won't be able to be there and B) Bull Frog is right...just not quite time yet.  Maybe at the end of the season instead?  Whenever it happens, he no doubt deserves it.  Going to miss ya, B-Roy!
  1. Kassandra
    Posts: 466

    Posted 12/12/2011 4:28 PM

    how about the guys marking a #7 on their shoes to recognize their teammate? just a thought.
    I am a fan of my team fighting to win each and every game.
  1. BDawg
    Posts: 1593

    Posted 12/13/2011 11:01 AM

    I am in favor of Kassandra's idea ^ and agree with those of you who believe the patch is a bit over the top.  I do feel that retiring Brandon's number is just, given the totality of his contributions to this organization. 

    As for my avatar, it has always been, and will always remain...BRoy
    I am a fan of players that play with PASSION and PRIDE
  1. B.O.B
    Posts: 23

    Posted 12/15/2011 7:11 PM

    they deffinately will do something to honor the reason we are were we are.
    I am a fan of camby's rebounds!!!!!!
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