One of the Trail Blazers’ most successful eras was on the receiving end of the spotlight on Sunday. Lamar Hurd and Casey Holdahl took a moment to review the film for Portland’s stellar first quarter performance against San Antonio back in 1990. The game took place 28 years ago, and featured the Blazers jumping out to a 49-18 lead.
28 years ago today, the Blazers blew past the Spurs, racing ahead to a 49-18 lead in the 1st quarter.@L_Hurd & @CHold break down the film in “What’s the Secret?” presented by @Biofreeze. pic.twitter.com/ZcF6rF3igC— Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) November 25, 2018
The Spurs returned the favor by outscoring the Blazers by 17 points in the second quarter. In the end, Portland finished with a 117-103 victory. With the win, the Blazers advanced to 11-0 to start the 1990-91 season.
David Robinson led all scorers with 26 points, but Portland had six players reach double-digit scoring totals.
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