In 1977, the Julius Erving and the Philadelphia 76ers squared off against Bill Walton and the Portland Trail Blazers, a series in which Erving posted his career postseason scoring high when he dropped 40 points on June 5, 1977.
Since 1970, the Sixers hold the edge over the Blazers in regular season play with a record of 62-59 through 121 games. Memorable matchups over the years have included Charles Barkley going up against Clyde Drexler and Tyrese Maxey going head-to-head with Damian Lillard.
The 76ers and Trail Blazers faced off in two games during the 2023-24 season. Their first matchup on October 29 was the home opener in Philadelphia, where the 76ers beat the Trail Blazers 126-98. Their second and final matchup on January 29 in Portland resulted in a 76ers loss. Get your tickets to see Embiid, Maxey and team take on other opponents at home this season!