Trail Blazers 135, Nuggets 110: What We Saw
Observations from the Blazers' blowout of the Nuggets, plus the Jersey of the Night.
A week into the regular season, the Portland Trail Blazers are the only 4-0 team in the NBA. Even their most optimistic fans didn't see that coming. There were some of us in the local media who were a little higher on them than the national consensus, but that was just thinking they weren't in danger of falling out of the play-in. Certainly not "They'll be undefeated after the first week after outlasting Phoenix in overtime and blowing out the Nuggets." But here we are.
Here are some sights, sounds and observations from Tuesday night's shocking, convincing home win over the Nuggets, plus the Jersey of the Night: