Nicolas Batum Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | ABC News

    The Portland Trail Blazers traded forward Nicolas Batum on Wednesday amid a growing belief within the organization that LaMarcus Aldridge is poised to leave them in free agency, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com the Blazers have been pressing for more concrete signals from Aldridge's camp about his plans before the July 1 start of free agency and are ?increasingly fearful they have little chance of retaining the All-Star big man once he hits the open market.

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  2. Hornets trade Gerald Henderson, Noah Vonleh to Blazers for Nicolas BatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WBTV

    ... to a deal Wednesday that will send guard Gerald Henderson and power forward Noah Vonleh west in return for Nicolas Batum, who can play either shooting guard or small forward. He's a 36.3 percent career 3-point shooter. Last season the Hornets were ...

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  3. Sources: Blazers fear Aldridge free-agent exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | ESPN

    The Portland Trail Blazers traded forward Nicolas Batum on Wednesday amid a growing belief within the organization that LaMarcus Aldridge is poised to leave them in free agency, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com the Blazers have been pressing for more concrete signals from Aldridge's camp about his plans before the July 1 start of free agency and are - Zincreasingly fearful they have little chance of retaining the All-Star big man once he hits the open market.

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  4. Portland Trail Blazers Trade Nicolas Batum - "...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... newmedia@seattlepi.com if you consider a post inappropriate.. For Portland Trail Blazers fans who have watched Nicolas Batum over the past seven years, there might be some frustration upon hearing the 6'8a 3 Frenchman was traded Wednesday to the ...

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  5. Hornets Aquire Nic Batum From BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Swarm and Sting

    Apr 25, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum reacts to a fan against the Memphis Grizzlies in game three of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at Moda Center at the Rose Quarter. Mandatory Credit: Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports In a shocking trade, the Charlotte Hornets and the Portland Trailblazers have made a deal that involves sending Nicolas Batum to the Hornets in exchange for Gerald Henderson and Noah Vonleh .

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  6. Uncertainty of Blazer roster finally endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Portland Tribune

    ... Blazers go for a young, big man? Perhaps the Blazers are of the mind to bring in a small forward to challenge Nicolas Batum for playing time. They probably would have to move up a few spots to get to Arizona's Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, or go quite a ...

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  7. Full Scouting Report for Portland Trail Blazers' Top 2015 Draft TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | BleacherReport

    ... the ball, which is important given that the Blazers like to run the offense through either Damian Lillard or Nicolas Batum. He'd work very well on that end, cutting to the rim or looking for mid-range jumpers, though the biggest knock against his ...

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  8. Searching For An Upgrade At Center - Part 4Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Blazers Edge

    ... or Lillard coming off the screen. That's an impossible decision, especially with Wesley Matthews and a healthy Nicolas Batum spotting up around the perimeter. Besides the pick and roll, Portland's offense also runs through Aldridge posting up on the ...

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  9. Portland Trail Blazers 2015 Draft PreviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Sports Network

    ... lineup, are both free as well. The Blazers have Damian Lillard and in the nuclear option, it might be him and Nicolas Batum. It's hard to imagine, after their success as a unit, the Blazers would allow the core to implode. That's what make ...

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  10. Afflalo's Opt-Out Provides More Financial FlexibilityRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Blazers Edge

    ... Considering his age, skillset and Portland's stacked wing rotation that could include Wesley Matthews , Nicolas Batum , CJ McCollum, Alonzo Gee, Allen Crabbe and potentially a first-round pick or free agent heading into next training camp, Afflalo ...

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  11. Mailbag: Nicolas Batum trade likelihood tied to LaMarcus Aldridge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Rip City Project

    Jan 8, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge gives forward Nicolas Batum a high five after making a basket against the Miami Heat during the second quarter at the Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Craig Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY Sports The mailbag is now run through Twitter.

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  12. Trail Blazers' Steve Blake exercises player option for 2015-16 NBA seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | OregonLive.com

    ... and 18.9 minutes per game as Lillard's primary backup. In addition to Blake, the Blazers will have Lillard, Nicolas Batum, CJ McCollum and Meyers Leonard under contract for next season. They hold a team option for Chris Kaman, control the contracts ...

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  13. 5 Best Value Free Agents Portland Trail Blazers Should Pursue This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | BleacherReport

    ... be a strong contributor. His offensive versatility and veteran experience would make him a key reserve behind Nicolas Batum, either in place or alongside current Blazers free agent Dorell Wright. Like Scola, Brandon Bass is a little undersized at ...

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  14. Portland Trail Blazers Experts Discuss Rip...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Portland Trail Blazers general manager Neil Olshey has constructed a roster that's appeared in back to back postseasons, and secured the franchise's first trip to the conference semifinals since the year 2000. But with no guarantees that all five members of the previous two seasons' starting lineup will return next year, and the pending contract negotiations of both Damian Lillard and Nicolas Batum, there is gray looming on the horizon.

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  15. David Vanterpool to remain with Trail Blazers for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Rip City Project

    October 24, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Portland Trail Blazers assistant coach David Vanterpool instructs point guard Damian Lillard and small forward Nicolas Batum during the third quarter against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena. The Trail Blazers defeated the Warriors 90-74.

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  16. What Will the Portland Trail Blazers Do in the 2015 NBA Draft?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Blazers Edge

    ... a dream deal. The names I've heard bandied about most in connection with Portland trades are CJ McCollum and Nicolas Batum. If you want the Blazers to move up more than a couple spots, assume one of those two plus Portland's 23rd pick will be the ...

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  17. What Portland Trail Blazers Need from Nicolas Batum in 2015-16 NBA SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Blazers Edge

    He may or may not be moved prior to the start of the 2015-16 season, but the fact that Batum is being shopped should give the small forward some motivation to prove his worth to the team.

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  18. Searching For An Upgrade At Center - Part 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Blazers Edge

    ... it's impossible to discuss beyond generalities or big picture strategies. The same could be said of trading Nicolas Batum. The number of potential partners and players Portland could consider is mind boggling. If LaMarcus stays, then the team lacks ...

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  19. How Important Is Roster Continuity For The 2015-16 Trail Blazers?Read the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | Blazers Edge

    ... Stotts gave the lion's share of the minutes to his returning stars ( Damian Lillard , LaMarcus Aldridge , Nicolas Batum ) and a select few to some of the new bench guys brought in this season ( Steve Blake , Chris Kaman , Arron Afflalo ). Add up the ...

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  20. Do the Portland Trail Blazers want to keep Arron Afflalo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Rip City Project

    ... games after the trade deadline and before Matthews blew out his Achilles. That lineup with Afflalo at the 3, Nicolas Batum at the 4, and Aldridge at the 5 allowed Portland to space the floor and nail 3s. I specifically remember that lineup being the ...

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