Nicolas Batum Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Hornets' Michael Kidd-Gilchrist out 6 months after shoulder surgery, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... locked in for a player who has struggled a lot the past two seasons with injuries. The Hornets brought in Nicolas Batum to play shooting guard next to Kidd-Gilchrist, but the former Trail Blazer likely will end up spending most of his time at his ...

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  2. Blazers Fan Fest notes and observations: What happened after the scrimmage might matter moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... ... I thought he did a really good job.'' Vonleh, the second-year forward acquired from Charlotte in the Nicolas Batum trade, made some nice athletic moves for a big guy. He showed some nice body control making an open court layin in early in the ...

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  3. Hezonja receives mixed review in debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... finishing the play with an emphatic dunk. With the shot clock winding down, Hezonja drilled another jumper in Nicolas Batum's face just before halftime, displaying the kind of shooting the Magic need. Entering as a shooting guard, the 20-year-old ...

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  4. Harkless feeling the love in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... an athlete of his caliber. Lillard compared the effortlessness with which he flies to the basket to that of Nicolas Batum, just with "a lot less miles on his body." Harkless' summer with the Puerto Rican National Team helped him as he was being ...

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  5. Blazers Player Review: Noah VonlehRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Rip City Project

    The Trail Blazers looked like a team that had a nice 4-5 year run in them after the 2012 draft presented point guard Damian Lillard . Lillard proved that he not only belonged in the NBA, but could be a second superstar along with LaMarcus Aldridge, while leading a supporting cast of Wes Matthews, Nicolas Batum, Robin Lopez and others.

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  6. Hornets have big expectations for G Nicolas BatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | MSNBC

    Coach Steve Clifford is intrigued with what he's seen in training camp from guard Nicolas Batum and expects the seven-year NBA veteran to play a major role with the Charlotte Hornets this season. Clifford anticipates that Batum's scoring output will increase noticeably, and expects him to be one of the team's top three scorers along with center Al Jefferson and point guard Kemba Walker .

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  7. Moe Harkless relaxed, confident with more freedom in Trail Blazers systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... the myriad ways he envisions Harkless contributing. Stotts wants Harkless to function in a similar role as Nicolas Batum worked in the Blazers offense during the past three seasons, spotting up on the wing and running weakside pick and rolls as a ...

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  8. On Al-Farouq Aminu, and the rest of the Trail Blazers' small forward rotationRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2015 | Blazers Edge

    Nicolas Batum is gone, and there's a big vacancy on the wing for the Trail Blazers this season. How will they fill it? The start of training camp is always an endlessly fascinating time of year in the NBA, but that's especially the case with a team like this year's Trail Blazers - a young group that's tearing apart the foundation from the previous season and starting over from scratch.

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  9. Cody Zeller Ranked 151st Best NBA Player by ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Swarm and Sting

    ... have yet to be named. The only other Charlotte players ahead of him are Kemba Walker, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Nicolas Batum, and Al Jefferson. Zeller will look to improve off of the sub par and underwhelming year that he had last season for the ...

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  10. Blazers Exercise Options on CJ McCollum, Mason Plumlee, and Noah VonlehRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | Blazers Edge

    ... The Trail Blazers acquired him and Gerald Henderson via trade the day before the 2015 draft in exchange for Nicolas Batum. After missing out on opportunities to perform in Charlotte, he joins a young and crowded Portland frontcourt, where he will ...

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  11. With 4 starting jobs up for grabs, Trail Blazers' training camp has heightened importanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... Aminu and Moe Harkless battled on a daily basis, each eager to show they're the man to replace the departed Nicolas Batum . "The bottom line is guys are going after each other," Lillard said. "Everybody's getting after it, everybody's attacking, ...

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  12. Blazers exercise options for CJ McCollum, Mason Plumlee and Noah VonlehRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... with bigger contracts and/or more gifted offensive players like Brook Lopez. Vonleh was the crown jewel of the Nicolas Batum trade on the eve of the draft that also brought Portland Gerald Henderson. Just 20 years old, Vonleh played only 25 games ...

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  13. Trail Blazers exercise team options on CJ McCollum, Mason Plumlee, Noah VonlehRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... hopeful he can emerge as the long-term answer at center. Vonleh arrived to Portland as the centerpiece of the Nicolas Batum trade with the Charlotte Hornets. The No. 9 pick of the 2014 NBA Draft played sparingly during his rookie season, averaging ...

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  14. You're Wrong - Monday, 28 September 2015 23:16Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Estacada News

    ... seasons in Orlando, is going to get a shot there, too. Lillard said the 6-9, 220-pound Harkless reminds him of Nicolas Batum. "I'm not sure any of us have played with an athlete like (Harkless)," Lillard said, "how explosive he is, how well he ...

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  15. You're WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    ... seasons in Orlando, is going to get a shot there, too. Lillard said the 6-9, 220-pound Harkless reminds him of Nicolas Batum. "I'm not sure any of us have played with an athlete like (Harkless)," Lillard said, "how explosive he is, how well he ...

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  16. Trail Blazers look for new building blocks in season of transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... , LaMarcus Aldridge established himself as perhaps the best power forward in the game and Wesley Matthews and Nicolas Batum expanded their games and became building blocks. The Blazers surprisingly remained in the playoff hunt well into March before ...

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  17. Countdown to Trail Blazers' training camp: Damian LillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... the league. And he plays every night - he's never missed a game in his career. Aldridge, Wesley Matthews and Nicolas Batum won't be around to take scoring pressure off of Lillard and keep defenses honest, so he will be tested like never before as ...

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  18. Countdown to Trail Blazers' training camp: Al-Farouq AminuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... pesky approach is expected to anchor a Blazers defense that lost it's two best defenders (Wesley Matthews and Nicolas Batum) last offseason. Not only does Aminu excel at defense, using his quickness, tenacity and lanky frame to harass opposing ...

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  19. The Portland Trail Blazers: Young, Talented, and Way Too SimpleRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2015 | Blazers Edge

    ... for them, making them prove they can perform without LaMarcus Aldridge and Wesley Matthews as outlets, without Nicolas Batum around to handle the ball or come to the rescue on the defensive end. Your example of switching a smaller player onto ...

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  20. Clifford: Batum will be key in Hornets offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | CBS Sports

    Nicolas Batum was never the first or second option with the Portland Trail Blazers. One of the premier glue guys in the league, at his best he could put together a triple-double quietly.

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