Golden State (24-29) at Portland (34-18)

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Temp: 31° F
  • Game info: 10:00 pm EST Wed Feb 19, 2003
  • TV: FSNW
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PORTLAND, OREGON (TICKER) —The Portland Trail Blazers try for their 10th straight home victory over the Golden State Warriors when the Pacific Division rivals meet Wednesday at the Rose Garden.

Portland has not lost to Golden State at home since a 92-78 setback on January 27, 1998.

The Blazers have won 11 of 13 overall against the Warriors, including a 113-111 road triumph on December 20.

Portland has won six of its last eight contests, including a 99-91 victory over New York on Monday.

Rasheed Wallace paced Portland with 23 points and eight rebounds as the team improved to 2-2 on its five-game homestand.

Golden State has dropped back-to-back games since a season high-tying three-game winning streak.

On Tuesday, the Warriors lost to Boston here, 125-117, for just their fourth defeat in 14 home contests.

Antawn Jamison contributed 39 points and 13 rebounds, Gilbert Arena 22 and 12 and Troy Murphy 13 and 10 in the setback.

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