Posted January 04, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Portland Trail Blazers have assigned forward Luke Babbitt and guard Armon Johnson to the Idaho Stampede of the NBA's Developmental League. Johnson has been inactive so far this season for the Blazers, while Babbitt played two minutes against Sacramento in the team's second game. Both are second-year players who also played for the Stampede last season. Babbitt averaged 19 points and 7.6 rebounds in 13 games with Idaho, while Johnson played in nine games, averaging 18.2 points and 4.2 rebounds.

Patty Mills Cut From Xinjiang Flying Tigers In CBA, For 'Fake Injury' And 'Refusing Treatment' Team Reports

The Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association have cut NBA point guard Patty Mills for what the team deemed a  "fake injury", despite MRI scans revealing a hamstring tear. Now what normally is a 3 to 6 week injury has become Mills’ walking papers out of the CBA. "Due to a fake injury, the Xinjiang team has cut the foreign player Mills,"...

6 Blazers on 2012 NBA All Star Ballots

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Did Patty Mills fake an injury in China?

On Tuesday, Yahoo! Sports' own Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the China Basketball Association had released point guard Patrick Mills from his contract. It was a bit of a curious move considering how much money Xinjiang had invested in Mills for the season, but he'd also missed 10 days with a hamstring injury. Perhaps it was more serious than...

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Patty Mills Released By Chinese Team, Accused of Faking Injury

Xianjiang of the China Basketball Association and Patty Mills are no longer in business together, as the club released the Australian guard, and claimed he faked a hamstring injury. Per the AP: “Former NBA point guard Patrick Mills has been released by Chinese professional club Xinjiang after he refused to play because of an alleged fake injury, the club said Wednesday. ‘Due...

Gerald Wallace scores 31 points to lead Trail Blazers to 107-96 victory over Lakers

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Aldridge's 30 help Blazers beat Thunder (AP)

LaMarcus Aldridge had 30 points and eight rebounds to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Tuesday night. Wesley Matthews added 16 points for the Blazers, who held Oklahoma City to 34 percent shooting in the second half to push ahead on an off night for All-Stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.

Patty Mills denies Chinese club's claim that he faked injury

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Trail Blazers visit Thunder in NBA clash

Jan 3, 8:00 PM | Chesapeake Energy Arena Portland Trail Blazers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds 3-1TEAM RECORD5-1 A key NBA battle sees the visiting Trail Blazers travelling to Oklahoma City Tuesday to face the Thunder on Tuesday. The Trail Blazers will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 2-2 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Thunder are 2-4 ATS...

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Lakers visit Trail Blazers in NBA clash

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