As an alum of the University of Illinois, I have a soft spot in my heart for Meyers Leonard. So it definitely warmed that orange and blue heart to see Leonard play a key role in the third quarter of the Portland Trail Blazers’ 105-100 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
With LaMarcus Aldridge in foul trouble, Leonard came in and poured in eight points, including two big three-pointers to help key a Blazers runs. Needless to say, he was fired up:
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All hail Meyers Legend.