Basketball Players The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time  

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Big fan of Portland basketball? Then check out this list of Portland Trail Blazers centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout Portland Trail Blazers history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Trail Blazers Cs include Bill Walton, Mychal Thompson, Arvydas Sabonis, and LaMarcus Aldridge.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current Portland Trail Blazers starting Cs and backup Cs are Jusuf Nurkic, Meyers Leonard, and Zach Collins. 

Who are the best centers in Portland Trail Blazers history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Portland Trail Blazers center.

list ordered by

1
52 18
Bill Walton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

2
48 16
Arvydas Sabonis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

3
30 11
Kevin Duckworth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987

4
31 14
Jusuf Nurkić is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

5
20 8
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

6
23 12
Mychal Thompson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1979

 

7
18 8
Joel Przybilla is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

8
26 16
LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

9
15 6
Maurice Lucas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

10
22 14
Marcus Camby is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

11
16 9
Robin Lopez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014

12
11 5
Lloyd Neal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973

13
12 7
Dale Schlueter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Dale Schlueter

Seasons: 1978, 1972, 1971

14
18 14
Sam Bowie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1987, 1986, 1985

15
17 13
Zach Randolph is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

16
13 9
Ed Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons:  2018, 2017, 2016

17
8 4
Tom Owens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

18
15 12
Brian Grant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2000, 1999, 1998

19
13 10
Rick Roberson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1974

20
10 7
Shareef Abdur-Rahim is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004

21
4 1
Zach Collins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Bo Lane added

22
14 12
Mason Plumlee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016

23
8 6
Dale Davis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

24
11 10
Greg Oden is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009

25
9 8
Chris Dudley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994