Putting ads on NBA uniforms seems like a selfish money grab of the highest order.
The Trail Blazers have their best chance of reaching the second round of the playoffs with that matchup against the Clippers. But it's not a great chance.
Kobe Bryant made his last game all about himself... which is what everybody seemed to want.
Let me tell you how rare it is that a team can grab a fifth seed in the Western Conference with the record Portland will end up with.
The Minnesota Timberwolves ride into Portland on a two-game road winning streak, including that big win at Golden State.