Portland Trail Blazer Joel Przybilla’s new bike (Slideshow)

A bike fit for a 7-ft NBA center.-Slideshow below-(Photos © J. Maus) 7-foot 1-inch backup center Joel Przybilla of the NBA’s Portland Trail Blazers is the proud new owner of a fully-custom, 29-inch wheeled steel mountain bike made by Signal Cycles (a small, two-man shop based in a residential neighborhood in North Portland). I got … Read more


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Local builder working on bike for Blazers’ Przybilla

Nate Meschke of Signal Cycles with a 29-inch mountain bike in the works for NBA player Joel Przybilla.(Photos: Matt Cardinal) Local bike builders Matt Cardinal and Nathan Meschke of North Portland-based Signal Cycles (profile) have a tall order to fill; they’re working on a new bike for 6-foot 11-inch Trail Blazers star Joel Przybilla. Przybilla … Read more


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Press Release: Fans Ready to Roll to the Rose Garden for Annual Bike to Blazers Game

Here’s the official press release from the Trail Blazers about the big event tomorrow!: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                           April 12, 2010 CONTACTS:                   Bill Evans, Trail Blazers, 971.678.4210 Kris Koivisto, Trail Blazers, 503.797.9783 FANS READY TO ROLL TO THE ROSE GARDEN FOR ANNUAL BIKE TO BLAZERS GAME Third-annual event will pay homage to Bill Walton’s … Read more