Originally written on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/9/14
In another game played without All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge, the Blazers were over-matched by the Memphis Grizzlies. Nicolas Batum also sat out with an arm injury. Memphis was simply too big, too aggressive, and just flat out better than Portland. How the Portland Trail Blazers’ rookies faired last night www.nwsportsbeat.com NWSB Insider and Rip City hoops blogger Jason Hartzog reviews the Portland Trail Blazers April 3rd matchup versus the Memphis Grizzlies. He points out it was a rough night for Joel Freeland and Meyers Leonard. They both showed some of their offensive ability. However, it was their lack of defense th... More...
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