Here are four people with ties to basketball, football and hockey in Portland or Oregon -- all with reason to celebrate this week

June 16, 1946

Rick Adelman

(age 71)

A 6-1 guard with the first Trail Blazers team (1970-71), he became a successful coach in Portland and elsewhere, taking the Blazers to the NBA finals in 1990 and 1992 and going 1,042-748 in 23 NBA regular seasons.

June 15, 1977

Michael Doleac

(age 40)

Doleac went from Central Catholic High to the University of Utah, then was drafted 12th overall by the Orlando Magic in 1998. A 6-11, 260-pound forward, he played through 2008 with six NBA clubs. He was on the 2006 NBA champion Miami Heat.

June 15, 1983

Derek Anderson

(age 34)

From Scappoose High and Oregon State, Anderson is the 6-6 backup quarterback for the Carolina Panthers.

JOKIHARJUJune 17, 1999

Henri Jokiharju

(age 18)

The defenseman from Finland, who played last season for the Portland Winterhawks, is considered a potential first-round draft pick. The NHL draft is June 23.

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