Blazers get 50th win
April 17-18, 1988
The Trail Blazers pick up their 50th win of the season for the second time in franchise history. Clyde Drexler scores 27 points in a 112-102 win over Sacramento. With one week left in the regular season, it looks like Portland will open the playoffs against Utah or Houston as the No. 3 or 4 seed in the Western Conference.
• Just a Little Reb wins the feature race at Portland Meadows.
• Jonathan Stark, 17, of Medford, is opening eyes in the tennis world, earning spots in the U.S. Pro Indoor Championships and Newsweek Grand Champions.