Jusuf Nurkic Says Grandmother Passed Away From COVID-19
Nurkic made the announcement via social media hours before Saturday's game against the Grizzlies. He scored 22 points with 21 rebounds in a 126-122 Blazers victory.
Report: Blazers' Nurkic Expected to Return March 15
Jusuf Nurkic has missed almost a full calendar year for Portland after suffering compound fractures in his lower leg last March.