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Rip City Project Aug 16, 2016

Evan Turner: Just a Weird Version of Nic Batum?

The two players are not viewed the same, but Evan Turner is not that different of a player than Nic Batum Nic Batum is known for his defensive prowess and passing ability at the small forward position. Evan Turner is known for not living up to the expectations of being selected second overall. However, Turner is […] Evan Turner: Just a Weird Version of Nic Batum? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
At The Hive Aug 9, 2016

Hive Talk Live: Rio Reactions and Preseason Thoughts

What’s going on with Nic Batum’s bad Olympic showing? Team USA dominates while Nic Batum and the French National Team wilts. What's been most impressive about USA basketball's dominance and what Olympic sports have Doug and David been vibing on? PLUS! Charlotte Agenda Editor in Chief Andrew Dunn stops by the studio to kickoff our series "So...You're Visiting Charlotte for a Hornets Game." Find out his picks for to do if you have some time before the game tips off. Stay tuned all summer as we examine what you should eat, what you should do in-arena and what you should do after the...
Rufus on Fire Aug 5, 2016

Nicolas Batum is key to France’s Olympic success

Is he ready to take the reins in Rio? Nicolas Batum has a reputation in Charlotte as a distributor and playmaker but it's those same qualities that come off as passive and frustrating to fans of the French national team who want to see Batum take an active scoring role. We talk to J.B. from Posterdunk.com who gives us a preview of Nic Batum's role in the 2016 Olympics and the style of play his French National Team will employ. PLUS! Part 2 of our interview with Hornets radio sideline reporter and WFNZ host Chris Kroeger. CBS Sports ranks the Hornets starting lineup and bench. Spoiler! It...