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Nicolas Batum talked about how his three-point shooting has opened up things for him, Portland's recent 10-4 streak, being a young player but a vocal leader this season, the reason for the dip in his field goal percentage this season.
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NEW YORK -- Nicolas Batum scored 26 points and rookie Damian Lillard continued to turn heads as the Portland Trail Blazers ruined the season debut of New York Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire on Tuesday night. Four players hit double figures for Portland, which topped the Knicks 105-100 in a New Year's Day game at Madison Square Garden. Lillard starred in his Garden debut...
Time to forget Toronto
The Portland Trail Blazers are coming off one of the most disappointing losses of the season, and things aren’t getting any easier as they travel to Memphis to take on the surging Memphis Grizzlies.
Matchup: Portland (16-15) @ Memphis Grizzlies (20-9)
Time: 5:00 PM PT
Date: Friday, Jan. 4, 2012
Marc Gasol and Tony Allen are part of the reason...
Fabricio Oberto, a member of the 2007 NBA champion San Antonio Spurs, is making a return to the basketball court.
The last time NBA fans saw him as a member of the Portland Trailblazers when he was forced to retire due to a heart arrhythmia.
He made a return to play in the FIBA Americas Championship where Argentina defeated Brazil, but couldn't participate in the 2012...
NEW YORK -- Portland Trail Blazers rookie point guard Damian Lillard savored the atmosphere of a tense game in his Madison Square Garden debut. New York fans were especially hyped for the New Year's Day matchup, with Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire making his season debut and MVP candidate Carmelo Anthony on his way to a 45-point night after missing two games with a knee...
Explain this. First of all it’s the NBA and players at that level should know the most basic rules. Secondly, how do three referees miss the call after the player dribbles, stops and picks up, dribbles again and scores. Maybe Amir Johnson of the Toronto Raptors has found an exception to the rule and chose [...]