PDX Sports



Portland plays its first home game since Oct. 18 when the Spokane Chiefs invade Memorial Coliseum at 7 p.m. Friday. The Hawks, who are finishing a nine-game trip to Alberta and British Columbia, also will take on Spokane at the Rose Garden at 5 p.m. Saturday.


Tickets are $25, $40 and $50 to LaMarcus Aldridge's Rip City Basketball Classic, a benefit game with scheduled appearances by Brandon Roy, Raymond Felton, Kevin Durant, Josh Howard, Steve Blake and other NBA players. Tip-off is 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Chiles Center. Proceeds go to Breast Cancer Awareness, Providence/St. Vincent's Cardio Vascular Institute and New Avenues for Youth.