The upcoming game against the Phoenix Suns at the Moda Center will be the first opportunity the Trail Blazers have to clinch their first playoff birth since 2011. So with the postseason almost assured, the team is putting playoff tickets on sale Monday at www.trailblazers.com. From the press release …
The Portland Trail Blazers announced today that available tickets for the First Round of the NBA Playoffs will go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, April 7, exclusively on trailblazers.com.
Any remaining tickets will be available at all ticket outlets, including the Rose Quarter Box Office, at noon on Monday, April 7. A maximum of four tickets for each game are available to each customer, subject to availability.
Fans who have not previously ordered from trailblazers.com are encouraged to set up an account in advance of the on-sale time to expedite the ordering process. Fans are also encouraged to download the Trail Blazers mobile app to their phones or tablets if they have not already for presale opportunities to purchase playoff tickets.
With a record of 49-27, the Trail Blazers are currently fifth in the Western Conference standings. Portland is seeking its 30th NBA Playoff berth since joining the league in 1970.
The 2014 NBA Playoffs begin Saturday, April 19. Playoff teams, opponents, game dates and times will be determined following the conclusion of the NBA’s regular season on Wednesday, April 16.
That third paragraph is especially important. Don’t wait to create an account until the morning tickets go on sale, as you’ll end up wasting valuable time creating a login, the result of which is you getting crappier tickets and best or no tickets at worst.