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Rasheed Wallace admitted that Portland was one of his favorite cities to play in his career. Wallace became a “Blazer” after his rookie season on Washington.

Wallace became a key figure of the Trail Blazers team that made it to the Western Conference Finals in 1999 and 2000. He was also an NBA All-Star in 2000 and 2001 season.

The NBA champion stayed in Portland until the 2003-04 season, when he got traded to the Detroit Pistons, winning the NBA title in 2004.