"I'm sore everywhere in my body."-- Nicolas Batum after his fall.
Batum made the free-throw and stays in the game.
Batum is still in the game and he just made the flagrant free throw.
Batum gets up. And he takes a seat on the Blazers bench. Officials give Sanders a flagrant 1.
Batum up and walking off the court.
Am I the only who saw Larry give Batum a small push as he was going up? Dangerous stuff.
Batum and walking off on his own. But moving gingerly.
Batum's fall seemed even worse than Antetokounmpo's in the first half
Batum walking off to huge cheers from Moda Center crowd.
Nicolas Batum is up and walking back towards Blazers bench.
Batum's face/shoulder basically broke his fall. Foul called on Sanders who pushed Batum while he was already dunking the ball.
Didn't see it at first, but Sanders gave Batum a little shove, leading to that fall.
Hard fall by Batum on dunk and Sanders called for foul. Under review.
Nic Batum dunks on the break but goes down very hard on the on the follow through. Face first. That looked awful.
Nicolas Batum appeared to hit his head hard on the court after a dunk. He remains down on the court as Blazers take timeout
Wow. Nic Batum did a face plant after a dunk and is down on the court.
Nicolas Batum just had a monster dunk and a nasty fall. Still down.
Nic Batum's first basket of the night is a big one: A three-pointer that gives Blazers 80-79 lead. Batum now 1-for-9
Nicolas Batum tonight: 0-for-7 from the field, 0-for-4 from 3 pt range. Three rebounds, five assists.
Batum 0-for-2 on wide open corner threes.
The Lillard, Matthews, Batum, Robinson, Aldridge lineup: 119.5 OffRTg, 85.6 DefRtg in nine minutes this year.
Kawhi's headed to the locker room. Made contact on his hand by Batum on a layup earlier.
Kyle just posted Batum with the spin move for his 9th and 10th points of the game.
Nic Batum and Boris Diaw chatting on the court about 75 minutes before tipoff of Spurs-Blazers
Blazers win 95-85 to get back in the win column. Aldridge with 19 points, 14 rebounds. Batum with 14 points, 5 ast, 4 rebs, 3 stl
Pacers up 23-22 after 1. Batum leads POR with 7 points. Eastern Washington's Rodney Stuckey with 7 points for Indiana.
Batum off to a good start by getting to the rack with 7 points. Still yet to attempt a 3. But he is definitely looking to score more.
One way to break out of a slump: Drive to the hoop. Batum is finally doing that. Has 2 driving layups on last 2 chances (w/ and-1 coming).
Nic Batum thinks main reason POR started so hot this year is continuity. Said all best teams (SA, GS, LAC, CHI, MEM) have top players back.
Rose with isolation jumper over Batum for 110-104 Bulls lead with 50.4 secs. Rose with 31. Watch out. This kid could some day be an MVP
Nicolas Batum finally makes his first shot, a 22-foot J, with 9:20 left in 3rd Q. He had been 0-6 from field.