Originally written on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 7/9/12
This past week has been a crazy week for the Blazers. President Larry Miller stepped down, Nic Batum's agent has gone public that Batum isn't happy in Portland, and this team still doesn't have a coach. Some exciting things were on the horizon for this team before they took a few steps back. This coming week will be even more crucial though with teams being able to finalize and sign free agents and for teams to match offers for restricted free agents. This week, we should all know more about the Batum and Roy Hibbert situations. But before we get these things figured out, there are a few new questions. With Miller stepping down as the Blazers team president, there are some signs of a rift in the front office. Neil Olshey was owner Paul Allen's choice at GM and there are reports that Miller was put off by that. Miller, in his five years in Portland, received his fair share of criticism, most of it warranted. One major complaint about Miller was that this team ran way too much lik...
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