NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Thusday night’s game between the Memphis Grizzlies vs. Portland Trail Blazers. The Blazers won 97-93 over a solid Memphis team who sits fourth in the Western Conference playoff standings. Portland gets right back after with a game tonight at Staples Center against the Lakers tonight. Nice game Wesley Matthews.
Portland Trailblazers blogger Matt Martz weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Grizzlies vs. Trail Blazers game on Tuesday night. The Trail Blazers (11-7) improved to 8-1 at the Rose Garden. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points and Marcus Camby had a season-high 22 rebounds.
Teams over the years in the Northwest corner, on either side of the line have dished out their share of overpaid contracts. The Vancouver Grizzlies, Seattle Supersonics, Seattle Seahawks, Portland Trailblazers, Vancouver Canucks are all guilty. Bryant Reeves, Mark Messier, Carlos Silva, Shaun Alexander, Theo Ratliff, Jim McIlvaine have all gotten paid haven’t they?