Posted December 15, 2011 on AP on Fox
Free-agent guard Jamal Crawford has decided to sign with the Portland Trail Blazers. Crawford, who was reportedly considering Sacramento and the Blazers, announced his choice on Twitter, posting ''Rip city!!!'' The deal had yet to be formally signed. Crawford's agent, Aaron Goodwin, could not immediately be reached for comment Thursday. An 11-year veteran, Crawford played for the Atlanta Hawks the last two seasons. For his career, he has averaged 15.2 points, 2.6 rebounds and 3.9 assists. He won the NBA's Sixth Man award in 2010.

Jamal Crawford Joins Blazers

Jamal Crawford says that when he was growing up in Seattle he used to sneak into the SuperSonics’ facilities. There, he’d scrimmage a bit with guard Nate McMillan, who would give the 16-year-old tips on his jumper. ”He knows my game better than anybody else,” Crawford said. Crawford, a free agent who played last season in Atlanta, now plays for McMillan. The 6-foot-5 shooting...

Blazers In Running For Jamal Crawford

Jamal Crawford confirmed he's considering signing with the Blazers.

Source: Crawford narrows choices

Jamal Crawford has narrowed his choices to Portland, New York and Sacramento, according to a source close to the situation. • To see dozens of NBA rumors, check out NBA Rumor Central

Jamal Crawford going home, to sign with Portland

The Portland Trail Blazers always had an advantage in trying to land Jamal Crawford — and not just LaMarcus Aldridge’s naked and unabashed recruitment of him on twitter. Crawford was born in Seattle and lives in the Pacific Northwest in the offseason. The Blazers were close to home. And he is headed back, according to…

Crawford heading to Portland

The Portland Trail Blazers have agreed to terms with veteran guard Jamal Crawford.

Crawford to sign 1-yr. deal with Blazers

Jamal Crawford has decided to sign a one-year, $5 million deal with Portland, according to sources close to the free-agent guard.

Sources: Crawford, Blazers agree for two years

Jamal Crawford has agreed to a two-year, $10 million deal to play for the Trail Blazers, sources said.

Free agent guard Crawford heading to Portland

Jamal Crawford has agreed to a two-year, $10 million deal to play for the Trail Blazers, sources said.

Trail Blazers figure to get answers to free agent questions on Thursday

The Trail Blazers on Thursday should know whether guard Jamal Crawford or forward Carl Landry, or perhaps a darkhorse, will sign a free agent contract with them.

Trail Blazers welcome Jamal Crawford, part with Brandon Roy in bittersweet exchange

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."

Slighted Shawne spurns Knicks for Nets

If the Knicks did not flirt with Jamal Crawford last weekend and offered Shawne Williams their $2.5 million room exception on Saturday, he would be in orange and blue instead of in Newark, according to an NBA source. Crawford spurned the Knicks Wednesday and Williams did so yesterday, choosing...

With Crawford gone, Davis, Williams may be next for Knicks

The Knicks lost out on Jamal Crawford yesterday, may lose out on Shawne Williams today, but could be on the verge of landing veteran sore-backed point guard Baron Davis by the weekend. After Crawford, as expected, ruled out the Knicks because their offer was not competitive, they turned their attention...

Shooting Guard Sleepers/Busts

Sleepers Joe Johnson, Hawks He has gone too high in drafts over the past 2 seasons, but now fantasy owners will be put off on him.  His production dipped when Jamal Crawford, but Crawford could be elsewhere when the season starts.  Johnson can be had later in the draft for a discounted price this season.  J.J Redick, Magic This hinges on whether or ...
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.