The Portland Trail Blazers have traded forward Nicolas Batum to the Charlotte Hornets for forwards Noah Vonleh and Gerald Henderson, in a deal first reported by Yahoo Sports.
Hornets forward Nicolas Batum will miss a minimum of 6-8 weeks with a torn UCL ligament in his left elbow, according to the team. ...read more
Nicolas Batum had a big season during his first year in Charlotte. Now he'll help determine if the Hornets can make a playoff run. ...read more
The Charlotte Hornets might be forced to take on the Miami Heat in their first round playoff series without their second-leading scorer. ...read more
Sports Illustrated's Boomer Esiason discusses the quick turnaround of the Portland Trail Blazers and why they are a team to watch the rest of the NBA season. ...read more
The Cleveland Cavaliers traded Brendan Haywood, Mike Miller and two future second-round picks to the Portland Trail Blazers in exchange for two trade exceptions, according to Yahoo Sports and ESPN reports. ...read more
The Portland Trail Blazers have agreed to a max contract extension with guard Damian Lillard, he confirmed on Twitter Thursday. The deal is for five years and could be worth more than $125 million, according to Yahoo Sports and AP reports. ...read more