Trail Blazers Announce 2013 NBA Preseason Schedule

Portland hosts Western Conference foes LA Clippers, Phoenix, Sacramento in the newly named Moda Center; Trail Blazers also set to take on Utah in Boise

PORTLAND, Ore. (August 14, 2013) – The Portland Trail Blazers announced their seven-game NBA preseason schedule today, highlighted by three games in the newly named Moda Center (formerly the Rose Garden) versus Western Conference rivals Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix and Sacramento.

Portland will open the preseason with two games in the Moda Center starting with the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday, October 7 followed by the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, October 9.

Portland will then play host to the Utah Jazz on Friday, October 11 at Century Link Arena in Boise, Idaho, home of the Trail Blazers’ NBA Development League affiliate the Idaho Stampede.

The Trail Blazers then travel to Utah on Wednesday, October 16 to take on the Jazz at Energy Solutions Arena followed by the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday, October 18 at the Staples Center.

Portland’s last home preseason game is Sunday, October 20 versus the Sacramento Kings and the Trail Blazers conclude the exhibition season on the road against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena on Thursday, October 24.

Three new Partial Season Ticket Plans are on sale now featuring the Big Game Pack, Weekend Pack and Rivals Pack. These 8 and 12 game plans are the best way to secure seats to all the biggest games now prior to individual tickets going on sale in late September. Call 503-797-9600 or visit trailblazers.com for more information.

TRAIL BLAZERS 2013 PRESEASON SCHEDULE (ALL TIMES PACIFIC)

Date Opponent Time Venue
October 7 L.A. Clippers 7:00 PM Moda Center
October 9 Phoenix Suns 7:00 PM Moda Center
October 11 Utah Jazz 6:00 PM Century Link Arena (Boise, ID)
October 16 Utah Jazz 6:00 PM Energy Solutions Arena
October 18 L.A. Clippers 7:30 PM Staples Center
October 20 Sacramento Kings 6:00 PM Moda Center
October 24 Golden State Warriors 7:30 PM Oracle Arena