Everything we thought we were learning about the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round against the Houston Rockets was suddenly undone by the San Antonio Spurs (Guest Post by Evans Clinchy).
A guest post by Evans Clinchy who asks: why do we still want to watch hopeless teams play?
Ed. Note: Evans Clinchy is a Bostonian and active member of the hoops blogosphere. He's in his fifth season covering the Celtics, with his writing appearing on CelticsBlog, NESN, and SI (among other places). You can follow him, his thoughts, and his writing on Twitter. He wrote this piece after watching Jason Collins' debut with the Nets last night.