Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/29/12
Portland continues East Coast slide The Headline: squaring off with the winless Wizards, Portland continues its East Coast losing streak with this new 82-84 loss. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Washington Wizards When: 7:00 ET, Wednesday, November 28, 2012 Where: Verizon Center (Washington D.C.) Officials: Derrick Stafford, David Guthrie, James Williams Attendance: 14,114 Love ‘em Batum back alive Nicolas Batum has been mired in a slump over his last four games, but it looks like he’s finally breaking through. Batum had a solid night, putting up 20 points, four rebounds, three steals and a block. After shooting 36 percent over his cold streak, Batum showed improvement with a 6-15 night. The biggest improvement was from behind the arc, where Batum was 5-10. He was shooting 20 percent on threes during his slump. Hopefully with Batum heating up again, the Portland offense can start rolling again. And hopefully that will result in a win, because Portland could sure use one. Batum’s finally breaking
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