Found December 23, 2011 on Crossover Chronicles:
When it comes to injuries, you’d rather not be making headlines at all, but when talking about the Portland Trail Blazers, finally getting some good news on the injury front is a big deal. is reporting that Marcus Camby’s knee that he tweaked during a morning shootaround may not be as bad as they originally feared. “The magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) test performed on [Camby's] left knee Thursday revealed that there is no new damage and the Blazers' starting center is officially listed as day-to-day with a sore left knee.” This was a very scary moment for the Blazers since Camby had surgery on the same knee almost a year ago to repair a tear in the meniscus. He is 37 years old and you have to wonder if he could even come back from a serious injury at this point. Being able to keep Camby in the lineup for now will be a huge help to a team already depleted down low. The Blazers still don’t know when they can expect Greg Oden to play, and even when...

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POTD 12/21/11: Jeremy Evans Wrecks Gerald Wallace

A turnover by Jeremy Evans… that’s what happened on this play, according to the box score.  What I want you to do before you watch this video is envision a turnover.  What exactly does a typical turnover look like to you?  Okay, now watch the video.   Did anyone envision that?  Didn’t think so.  This is why the official in the lower right hand corner needs to be fired...

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Blazers C Camby tweaks left knee, will have MRI

Trail Blazers center Marcus Camby was ruled out for Portland's preseason finale against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night after tweaking his left knee during warmups. Camby will have an MRI as a precaution on Thursday, but coach Nate McMillan didn't believe the injury was serious. Kurt Thomas started in place of the 15-year veteran. LaMarcus Aldridge will start for Portland...

Jeremy Evans Absolutely Destroys Gerald Wallace

Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Watch Utah’s Jeremy Evans absolutely DESTROY Gerald Wallace with what would have been an early candidate for Dunk of the Year. What do you think: dunk or charge? Follow Aron on Twitter at @the_real_aron. Follow Dime on Twitter at @DimeMag. Become a fan of Dime Magazine on Facebook HERE.

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Served: Gerald Wallace Gets Got By Jeremy Evans

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Bill Walton ‘Breaks Of The Game’ Art

Symbolic of Bill Walton reminiscing on the better days he had with the Trail Blazers where he was hailed as the saviour of the Portland franchise and quickly delivered with a championship, multiple all-star appearances and a league MVP award. This piece from Jacob Weinstein captures a moment of “Big Red” with the Clippers wishing he could smell the sweet roses of his injury...

Blazers' Camby tweaks left knee, will have MRI

Trail Blazers center Marcus Camby was ruled out for Portland's preseason finale against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night after tweaking his left knee during warmups.
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