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Blazersedge Mar 6, 2015

Wesley Matthews and the History of Torn Achilles Tendons

A look at the history of NBA players who sustained an injury similar to the Trail Blazer shooting guard. Chris Towers at CBSSports writes a story today about history not being kind concerning ruptured-Achilles recovery.  It's not good news for Trail Blazer fans. Achilles injuries aren't quite as common as other catastrophic injuries, but it seems like we have had a rash of them lately. Over the last four years, Chauncey Billups, Kobe Bryant, Brandon Jennings, Anderson Varejao, Jeff Taylor, Pierre Jackson, Xavier Henry and Elliot Williams have all dealt with this devastating injury, and...
Denver Post Mar 6, 2015
Chauncey Billups: Nuggets need a leader

Chauncey Billups: Nuggets need a leader

On-court guidance does not have to come from your best player, he says.
Denver Post Mar 5, 2015
Chauncey Billups discusses Ty Lawson's leadership

Chauncey Billups discusses Ty Lawson's leadership

Chauncey said the Nuggets handed Ty Lawson reins to the team too fast after Andre Miller's departure.
Denver Post Mar 5, 2015
Chauncey Billups on Nuggets

Chauncey Billups on Nuggets "quitting": "I can see what KG's seeing"

Brian Shaw's ouster by the Nuggets hasn't sat well with many of his former players, as well as those who so merely watched team's spiral in recent months.

Chauncey Billups on Nuggets "quitting": "I can see what KG's seeing"

Chauncey Billups, on The Sports Show on Thursday, said he can understand what Kevin Garnett was talking about when he said the Nuggets are "quitters."
Denver Post Mar 4, 2015
Hochman: Denver Nuggets should hire Chauncey Billups as head coach

Hochman: Denver Nuggets should hire Chauncey Billups as head coach

On Tuesday, the Nuggets got rid of their Josh McDaniels, a young disciple of a legendary coach who proved to be in over his head with his first head coaching job.

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  • 4 Anthony Davis

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  • 3 Monta Ellis

    Monta Ellis

    Parsons passes test, but Pacers top Mavs

  • 3 Iman Shumpert

    Iman Shumpert

    Cleveland Browns are guaranteed a brighter future (but enough about the uniforms) -- Bud Shaw's You Said It

  • 3 Brook Lopez

    Brook Lopez

    Surging Nets beat Los Angeles Lakers for third straight win, 107-99

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