Trail Blazers Offense Tunes Up vs. Jazz

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Trail Blazers Offense Tunes Up vs. Jazz
Trail Blazers Offense Tunes Up vs. Jazz

Wednesday evening in Utah against the Jazz, the Trail Blazers played what is likely their dress rehearsal for the regular season. Outside of an injury to Hassan Whiteside the execution probably went about as well as Coach Terry Stotts hoped it would. Damian Lillard and company got off to the kind of start one hopes happens 82 times this season. They played fast, executed crisply and got what they wanted at every level. Dribble hand offs to move the defense, skip pass to blow up a rotation and a wide open three? Check. Working to get early deep position in the post to score quick on a mismatch? Yep. Poking and prodding off the bounce to finish at the rim or collapse the defense to kick out for

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