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Crawford said his relationship with Blazers head coach Nate McMillan had an impact on his decision to join the team.

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...

Crawford to sign with Blazers

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,...

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 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.

Crawford heading to Portland

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

Jamal Crawford buys jersey number from Luke Babbitt

When the Trail Blazers officially introduced newly-signed Jamal Crawford at a news conference, he held up a brand new white No. 11 Blazers uniform and beamed from ear to ear as photographers snapped photos. Wait … No. 11? Doesn’t Luke Babbitt wear No. 11? Not anymore. Crawford bought the number from Babbitt after a series of playful back-and-forth [...]

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...
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