October 21, 2008
Last night, the Blazers beat the Kings, and as Papa Shanoff points out in today's Wake-Up Call, you most definitely saw reasons for the enthusiasm — at least in the box score. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 24 points, Brandon Roy added 21, angry Greg Oden posted 13 and 9, and Rudy Fernandez flipped in a cool 16 off the bench. Solid contributions all around. But the highlight of the night goes to Speed Racer:
You Got Dunked On commenter "InYoFace" nails it: "When did Kevin Martin turn into Scottie friggin' Pippen all of a sudden? He's getting to the hole a lot more lately. Think maybe Reggie Theus passed along some coaching tips from his SlamBall years?"