Trail Blazers @ Pistons Game Thread
If you've ever been to a game inside the Rose Garden, you know there is a statistical board called the "Hustle Board", which is comprised of rebounds, steals, and blocks. The team that wins those three categories will walk away victorious tonight. There's no question the Trail Blazers have the more talented roster on paper, but they must take the game as it won't be given to them. Also, the Palace at Auburn Hills has become one of the least visited venues and can be very quiet, meaning the Blazers will need to create their own energy to fuel them through this matchup. And one way to do so is by blocking shots, diving on the floor for loose balls, and getting easy buckets in the open court off of steals.
So Rip City, what are your keys to victory?Continue>>>