Plus, McMillan schools youngsters; Marcus Camby returns; Aldridge on Jeff Green.
After back-and-forth negotiations, Crawford paid $12,000 for the right to wear No. 11.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Free-agent guard Jamal Crawford has joined the Portland Trail Blazers.
TUALATIN, Ore. -- Now this...this just might be a team.
Six days after one of the bleakest days in Trail Blazers...
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Crawford said his relationship with Blazers head coach Nate McMillan had an impact on his decision to join the team.
I just feel what we have here and the future of the players we have here can be a great thing," Crawford says. "And the fans -- they have been unbelievable."