Injuries have been plaguing the Portland Trail Blazers and one player who will now have a more significant role in this series against the Memphis Grizzlies is guard C.J. McCollum. With Wesley Mathews out for the season due to a torn left Achilles tendon and Arron Afflalo dealing with a right shoulder sprain, McCollum has stepped up and has played well in their absence.
Dorell Wright is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks with a fracture in his left hand, the Portland Trail Blazers announced Friday.
Wright is averaging 4.6 points per game this season.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright is expected to miss four to six weeks because of a fractured bone in his left hand.
Wright injured his non-shooting hand in Wednesday's 126-122 loss at home to the Los Angeles Clippers and X-rays confirmed he fractured the fourth metacarpal bone. The Blazers announced his prognosis on Friday.
Wright is averaging 4...
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Dorell Wright sustained a fracture of his 4th metacarpal bone in his left hand on Wednesday night the Portland Trail Blazers announced.
Wright's status is TBD.
The Blazers lost to the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday at home.
Blazers’ Dorell Wright got married recently and decided to share with the world one glorious photo of him and his blushing bride. Or should I say his royal bride.
Check out Wright and his new wife posing as royalty. I guess he is a king and she is his queen. I see what you did there Dorell.
(h/t Bleacher Report)
Dorrell Wright is having a down year (only averaging 5.2 PPG), but on Wednesday night, he stepped up when it counted most. The former 76er, Heat, and Warrior hit what proved to be the game-winning three-pointer for the Trail Blazers with 7.6 seconds left, which was his only made field goal of the game (he was 1-5).
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Name: Dorell Wright
Last Week’s Stats: 7.5 PPG, 55.6 3PT%
Throughout the first quarter of the 2013-14 NBA season, Dorell Wright has been relatively quiet for the Portland Trail Blazers. He’s averaging 5.5 points and is shooting 39.5 percent from behind the arc, but he hasn’t been the volume shooter some expected him to be from behind the...