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
37 12
Arvydas Sabonis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

2
38 14
Bill Walton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

3
21 6
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
16 4
Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

5
19 8
Mychal Thompson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1979  

6
21 12
LaMarcus Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

7
11 4
Maurice Lucas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1988, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

8
18 11
Marcus Camby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

9
14 8
Zach Randolph is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

10
14 8
Brian Grant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2000, 1999, 1998

11
18 13
Jusuf Nurkić is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2018, 2017

12
11 7
Robin Lopez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2015, 2014

13
9 5
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
12 9
Rick Roberson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1974

15
11 8
Joel Przybilla is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

16
10 7
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 5
Shareef Abdur-Rahim is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2005, 2004

18
7 4
Lloyd Neal is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973

19
7 4
Dale Davis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

20
5 3
Tom Owens is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

21
4 2
Otis Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1995

22
3 2
Caleb Swanigan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Rusty Shackelford added

23
13 13
Sam Bowie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1989, 1987, 1986, 1985

24
10 10
LeRoy Ellis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1971

25
7 7
Greg Oden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2010, 2009

26
3 3
Steve Hawes is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1976

27
0 0
Zach Collins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Bo Lane added

28
9 10
Mason Plumlee is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2017, 2016

29
4 5
Meyers Leonard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Rusty Shackelford added

30
7 9
JJ Hickson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2013, 2012

31
5 7
Chris Dudley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2003, 2002, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

32
3 5
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2007

33
3 7
Earl Barron is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Portland Trail Blazers Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2011