Commentary

Breaking down the Trail Blazers' offseason moves

Originally Published: September 30, 2008
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com
GO TO: Hollinger's 2008-09 Trail Blazers' Forecast

Offseason Moves

Aside from the draft day trade by GM Kevin Pritchard, Portland's offseason was extremely quiet. In fact, most of the focus was on current Blazers and their injuries. Oden is back on the court and slated to take over as the starting center, a development which dwarfs anything the Blazers possibly could have done in trades or free agency.