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Nov 22, 2014
Rotoworld
Nicolas Batum returned to the lineup on Friday night against the Bulls with nine points, three rebounds, one assist, one steal and one 3-pointer in 21 minutes.
Blazersedge 19 hours ago

Portland Trail Blazers Forward Nicolas Batum Loves Bench, Indifferent Towards All-Star Game

In an interview with French website Basket USA, Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum reflects on the start of the season. He praises his new bench and talks about his chances at the All-Star Game. French basketball website Basket USA recently interviewed one of France's favorite sons, Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum. Naturally the interview was conducted in French, but one of our favorite readers--amlmart1, was good enough to translate for us. The text follows: Before accepting the unprecedented challenge of our NBA quiz - which will be released in December on Basket...
Blazersedge Nov 26, 2014

Trail Blazers Center Robin Lopez at Home in Portland

Joe Freeman of The Oregonian chronicles Robin Lopez's assimilation to the Rose City. Joe Freeman of the Oregonian writes this morning about Robin Lopez's place in Portland, both the city and the basketball team.  All the starters, not surprisingly, have good things to say about Lopez and Nicolas Batum sums up his impact on the Trailblazers: "We all go home in the summer and work on our games and try to get better," he said. "But there's only so much you can do. RoLo changed everything." Freeman suggests that Robin Lopez is the 21st century's Buck Williams as far as his impact on the...
Rip City Project Nov 22, 2014

Damian Lillard takes hard hit: Blazers/Bulls video lowlights

For a game that was over early, a lot happened in last night’s matchup between the Portland Trail Blazers and the Chicago Bulls. Nicolas Batum returned from injury, Allen Crabbe (9 points) and Nikola Mirotic (24 points) scored career highs, and Damian Lillard laid a massive beat down in limited minutes. In fact, had the […] Damian Lillard takes hard hit: Blazers/Bulls video lowlights - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rotoworld Nov 22, 2014

Nicolas Batum returns in an easy win - Nicolas Batum (G/F) Portland Trail Blazers

Nicolas Batum returned to the lineup on Friday night against the Bulls with nine points, three rebounds, one assist, one steal and one 3-pointer in 21 minutes.

Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum set to return against Chicago Bulls

Nicolas Batum went through a full practice on Wednesday and said he should play against Chicago if he doesn't experience any set backs during practice on Thursday.
Trail Blazers' Nicolas Batum had PRP injections in right knee to help injury

Trail Blazers' Nicolas Batum had PRP injections in right knee to help injury

The day after Batum injured his right knee, the Blazers' starting small forward had two rounds of PRP injections in his right knee.

Trail Blazers notes: Meyers Leonard might be butt of his jokes, but he likes having Chris Kaman around

Which player reminds Nicolas Batum of Brandon Roy? And Robin Lopez glad the fanfare is over about playing his twin brother.

LaMarcus Aldridge, Nicolas Batum questionable for Trail Blazers game against New Orleans Pelicans

Batum missed three straight games with a knee contusion and Aldridge missed Saturday's game with a respiratory illness. Both are questionable to return for Monday's game against New Orleans.
Blazersedge Nov 15, 2014

Gameday Thread: Brooklyn Nets vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Likely missing two starters, the Blazers will mix it up with the Nets on Saturday night. Tip-off: 7:00 pmWatch: CSN NW | NBA TVListen: NBA Audio League Pass 620am Links: Media Notes Viewing Guide Welcome to the Gameday Open Thread at Blazer’s Edge! This is a place to hang out and enjoy tonight’s festivities with your fellow fans. Treat it as if you’re watching a game at the local watering hole, but hopefully without the language. Expect some disagreements, and a fair amount of changing emotions. But we'll get through it together. Injury update: Nicolas Batum is expected to miss...

Aldridge and Batum out against Nets

The Brooklyn Nets will catch a huge break Saturday night in Portland. According to Brooklyn’s official beat writer, the Trail Blazers will be without both LaMarcus Aldridge (illness) and Nicolas Batum (knee). • Brook Lopez is giving up 55.8 percent shooting, including 60.5 percent from less than six feet, according to NBA.com. Lopez also has 226 touches and just one assist -- all season. Lopez faces twin brother Robin Saturday. Maybe that will get him out of his recent funk.
Blazersedge Nov 14, 2014

LaMarcus Aldridge (Upper Respiratory Illness) Doubtful for Nets Game

LaMarcus Aldridge may join Nicolas Batum on the sidelines, leaving the Blazers without two starters when the Nets visit Saturday night. Casey Holdahl reports that LaMarcus Aldridge might have succumbed to the same respiratory illness that has plagued the Blazers as of late. LaMarcus @aldridge_12 (upper respiratory illness) is doubtful for tomorrow's game vs. Nets — Casey Holdahl (@CHold) November 14, 2014 Nicolas Batum is still doubtful for Saturday night's game as well: Nicolas Batum says he doesn't think he'll play tomorrow — Casey Holdahl (@CHold) November 14, 2014 The rest...
Blazersedge Nov 13, 2014

Portland Trail Blazers Weekly Update: Moda Center Advantage, Nicolas Batum Injury

In this week's Weekly Update, Blazer's Edge looks at the Nicolas Batum injury, the team's terrific home record and gives a shout out to Steve Blake not taking anything from Kenneth Faried.
Rotoworld Nov 13, 2014

Allen Crabbe gets start again on Wednesday - Allen Crabbe (G) Portland Trail Blazers

Allen Crabbe drew the start for Nicolas Batum (knee) again on Wednesday and finished with seven points and three rebounds in 17 minutes of action.
Rip City Project Nov 12, 2014

How important is Nicolas Batum to the Portland Trail Blazers?

I thought I knew what Nicolas Batum means to the Portland Trail Blazers, but after watching last night’s game, I’m still, like, 95 percent sure I was undervaluing him. While Batum’s numbers don’t jump off the page or even come close to some the league’s best wings, like Kevin Durant and LeBron James, Batum is […] How important is Nicolas Batum to the Portland Trail Blazers? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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