The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. The team is part of the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the Western Conference Northwest Division. The history of the Trail Blazers dates back to 1970, when the team was founded. Since their early years, the Blazers have earned a reputation as a competitive franchise. In 1977, they reached the NBA Finals and won their first and so far only NBA title. Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, the Trail Blazers continued to have success, achieving a number of playoff appearances and building a strong fan base.
The team was led by players like Clyde Drexler and Terry Porter, and they were known as one of the best clubs in the league at the time. In recent years, the Trail Blazers have had their ups and downs. With the arrival of players like Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum, the team became competitive again and reached the playoffs in several consecutive seasons. The City of Roses, Portland, is a place that deeply embraces its Trail Blazers. The team's fans are known for their passion and dedication, regularly packing the Moda Center, the Blazers' home court.