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Rip City Project Aug 31, 2014

Nicolas Batum scores 11 in one-point victory over Serbia

After losing their FIBA opener to Brazil 63-65, France found themselves on the winning side of a narrow victory this morning, defeating Serbia 74-73. Once again, Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum anchored the team, playing all but six minutes of the game and scoring 11 points, but it was center Joffrey Lauvergne who carried […] Nicolas Batum scores 11 in one-point victory over Serbia - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Aug 30, 2014

FIBA World Cup: Nicolas Batum, France fall to Brazil 63-65

France fell to Brazil 63-65 in their first pool game of the 2014 FIBA World Cup this afternoon. Nicolas Batum of the Portland Trail Blazers and Boris Diaw of the San Antonio Spurs were called upon to lead the French team, and did so with measurable effectiveness, but limited success. Though Batum played a team-high […] FIBA World Cup: Nicolas Batum, France fall to Brazil 63-65 - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Aug 30, 2014

Gameday Thread: FIBA World Cup 2014

Chat about all the games of FIBA World Cup 2014! FIBA World Cup 2014 is underway! Hang out here if you'd like to chat about all of the games, especially the ones featuring the Blazers. Here is the full schedule. Games especially relevant to Blazers fans: - 9:00am: France (with Nicolas Batum) vs. Brazil- 12:30pm: United States vs. Finland [ESPN]- 1pm: Iran vs. Spain (with Victor Claver) Enjoy some basketball! -- Tim
Rip City Project Aug 26, 2014

Could Wesley Matthews or Nicolas Batum become a third All-Star in Portland?

With the selections of Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge for the NBA All-Star Game last season, the Portland Trail Blazers duo pushed the team into the rarefied air of having two All-Stars. Many teams are lucky to have one, but the great teams often have three – think LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, and Chris Bosh in […] Could Wesley Matthews or Nicolas Batum become a third All-Star in Portland? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Aug 21, 2014

The Versatility of Nicolas Batum

In this edition of the Blazer's Edge Player Review we look at the versatility of Nicolas Batum, including his defensive ability, improvement in rebounds and ability to finish at the rim.

France's Nicolas Batum throws down alley-oop, records double-double against Philippines

With Tony Parker unable to play for the French national team, Nicolas Batum has played well in his absence.

Nicolas Batum Photos

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