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
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The Portland Trail Blazers dropped their second consecutive game at the Rose Garden, falling 103-96 to the Houston Rockets.
The Trail Blazers got a season-high 29 points from Nicolas Batum off the bench but succumbed to a season-high 33 points by Rockets guard Kyle Lowry as Houston handed Portland its third consecutive loss.