Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Larry Sanders dirty push causes Nicolas Batum to fall hard (Video)

Larry Sanders committed a dirty play on Wednesday night when he pushed Nicolas Batum from behind as Batum was going up for a dunk, causing the Blazers forward to fall hard on his face. Sanders was charged with a flagrant one foul for the dirty act, and Batum was well enough to get up and...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicolas Batum takes nasty fall after slam dunk against Milwaukee Bucks

There are times when players in the association have to be careful when attempting slam dunks and during tonight’s Trail Blazers-Bucks game, Nicolas Batum had a scary moment. In the fourth quarter of play, Batum skied for a two-handed slam dunk but in the process of landing, he took a hard fall onto the Moda Center floor: Here’s another angle of the play which shows Batum...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers Injury Update: Nicolas Batum hopes to return for Monday's game against the Pelicans

The Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Brooklyn Nets last night by the score of 97-87. It was the fourth straight win for the Trail Blazers, who improved to 7-3 on the season, first in the Northwest Division. Damian Lillard lead the Trail Blazers with 28 points on 8-of-14 shooting from the floor, to go along with ten assists. Nicolas Batum missed the game due to a knee contusion...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Blazers Injury Update: Nicolas Batum has been ruled 'out' for tonight's game against the Nuggets

Portland Trail Blazers small forward Nicolas Batum will not play tonight against the Nuggets after it was revealed that his right knee contusion has not yet healed completely. The injury occurred during Sunday's contest, also against the Nuggets, when Batum went down with a minute left in the game. Gina Colleccia via Wikimedia CommonsThe seventh-year veteran from France needed...
Via NBA Injury News
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers Injury Update: Nicolas Batum will miss Tuesday's game

The Portland Trail Blazers improved to 4-3 on the season with a 116-100 win over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday. LaMarcus Aldridge lead the Trail Blazers with 28 points and nine rebounds. The Trail Blazers enter tonight's game against the Charlotte Hornets in first place in the Northwest Division. On the injury front, the Trail Blazers will be without starting small forward Nicolas...
Via NBA Injury News
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Nicolas Batum’s Coming Out Party?

The Portland Trail Blazers acquired a young, lanky, athletic, Frenchman from the Houston Rockets in the 2008 NBA Draft. For the rights to the #25 pick of the first round the Blazers had to trade away the draft rights of Darrell Arthur and Joey Dorsey. The player that the team acquired was Nicolas Batum. Batum, who had played professional basketball in France before coming to the...
Via Oregon Sports News
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nicolas Batum's dog plays basketball, is a real-life 'Air Bud'

Nicolas Batum's dog playing basketball is the real life Air Bud. This dog has got some mad game.
Via Gamedayr
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Portland Police Twitter posts Nicolas Batum ‘Batman’ tweet after game 4 win

For those of you who didn’t already know, the “That NBA Lottery Pick” office is based in Portland, Oregon and with the Blazers now up, 3-1 in their playoff series, the city is pretty pumped to get to the second round of the playoffs for the first time in over ten years. After last night’s overtime victory, the Portland Police decided to post a classic Batman-related tweet...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

JJ Watt's bloody face defines 2014 campaign

Jets claim to be best 3-12 team ever

10 takeaways from NFL Week 16

Cam Newton calls out 'classless' Panthers fans

Raiola stomps on Bears player's ankle

Bears interested in Jim Harbaugh?

Shanahan to return to 2015?

Browns interested in drafting Mariota?

Mullen wears funny Christmas sweater

RG3 returning to Redskins?

Tom Izzo hot after bad loss

Kings, Nets talking Deron Williams trade

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.