HoopsHype Wesley Matthews Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: November 22, 2014 | 02:06 AM

Erik Gundersen

"Definitely a big win. Not only was it a good team, but it was next on the schedule."-- Wesley Matthews, blowing minds.

Kerry Eggers

Hard foul by Dunleavy on @Damian Lillard precipitated @Wesley Matthews stepping in with shove to Dunleavy. Then Aaron Brooks rushed in to shove Wes

Ben Golliver

Wesley Matthews shoves Mike Dunleavy Jr. in the chest after he delivers high foul to three-point shooting Damian Lillard

Erik Gundersen

Mike Dunleavy just took out Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews instantly came to his defense and shoved Dunleavy.

Mike Tokito

Is Jimmy Butler now the 2nd-best NBA player from Marquette (behind Dwyane Wade) or is it still Wesley Matthews?

Sean Highkin

Rose Garden game ops playing "Iron Man" every time Wesley Matthews scores.

Mike Richman

Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews both mentioned the Spurs unprompted as a model of winning with depth/versatility.

Ben Golliver

GIF: Kevin Garnett grabs Wesley Matthews by the foot pic.twitter.com/X3GxzX9dCB

Erik Gundersen

Dre Miller's lob passing ability did not transfer to Wesley Matthews, if you were wondering.

Jason Quick

After completing warmup session before Blazers-Nets, @Wesley Matthews comes off court saying: "This basket going to be like an ocean tonight."

Kevin Pelton

I might attack the perimeter defenders who aren't Wesley Matthews 1-on-1 at this stage of the game.

Sean Highkin

Wesley Matthews is at least in the conversation for "best two-way SG in the league," right?

Joe Freeman

Wesley Matthews. Damn.

Mike Richman

These are sick RT @RipCityEQ: @Wesley Matthews bustin out the "custom" Kobe 9 Elite in White/Black/Red http://t.co/Emv7lvnUH0

John Canzano

You may view Kaman/Lopez as the great Blazers characters, but there isn’t a more interesting cat to me than @Wesley Matthews in that locker room.

Kerry Eggers

Terry Stotts on @Wesley Matthews diving hustle play in 2Q: "Wes is a competitor. Plays like that go a long way. It infuses energy and enthusiasm."

Kerry Eggers

That's 5 3's and 19 pts for @Wesley Matthews as #Blazers lead Nuggets 64-56 at half. Matthews' career high is 36 pts

Jason Kosmicki

Wesley Matthews is 5-11 from the three point line and the Blazers lead the #Nuggets 64-56 at halftime

Erik Gundersen

Just like almost everything else in the second quarter, it's Wesley Matthews. Blazers lead 64-56 at half. Matthews has 19.

Kerry Eggers

Not sure what @Wesley Matthews's career high for 3's attempted in game, but he'll probably break it tonight. Already 4-for-10 with 2 minutes left

Joe Freeman

Wesley Matthews already has attempted 9 threes against the Nuggets - and we haven't even reached halftime. He's made 4, has 16 points.

Mike Richman

Wesley Matthews is doing things. 15 points and he's flying around

Kerry Eggers

What @Wesley Matthews did on that possession can't be minimized: diving save of loose ball, then winds up setting up @LaMarcus Aldridge for jumper

Joe Freeman

#Blazers get a Wesley Matthews 3 after 18(ish) offensive rebounds, then a fast-break dunk from LA. Could be one of those nights vs. Nugs

Kerry Eggers

You won't see that very often: #Blazers get four offensive boards to keep possession alive, then @Wesley Matthews drills a 3

Kerry Eggers

Ty Lawson guarding @Wesley Matthews -- #Blazers should go to that matchup all night

Jason Quick

Another reason why the Blazers are more than just another professional sports team. From @Wesley Matthews instagram account instagram.com/p/vMrS6gviBJ/

Jason Quick

Pretty cool: for Sandy Zickefoose, fan who died at Thur game RT @Wesley Matthews RIP #ripcity is with Sandy and family! instagram.com/p/vMrS6gviBJ/

Mike Richman

Wesley Matthews hits both free throws and the Blazers have opened the 3rd on a 19-5 run.

Kevin Pelton

Monta Ellis having to defend the bigger Wesley Matthews would be an issue if these teams met in the playoffs.

Jason Quick

Back up the forklift: @Wesley Matthews proves once again on Tuesday that he is about to get paid this summer oregonlive.com/blazers/index.…

Mike Tokito

Wesley Matthews leaves at +27. LeBron James is at -15, the worst of any player in game.

Howard Chen

Wesley Matthews has more points than LeBron and Kyrie combined. Shoot, Robin Lopez does too. #RipCity

Joe Freeman

A Wesley Matthews fadeaway J gives the #Blazers a 94-76 lead with 3:06 left. Reeling Cavs call a timeout.

Mike Tokito

Wesley Matthews is now at 54.2% FG shooting for season after a 4-for-7 first half.

Kerry Eggers

Great kick out by @LaMarcus Aldridge to @Wesley Matthews for 3 -- #Blazers moving ball well tonight

Mike Richman

He should add flopping to arsenal RT @CHold: You have to respect @Wesley Matthews for next-to-never going for the flop while playing post defense.

Kerry Eggers

Really good defense by @Wesley Matthews and @LeBron James still converted a baseline post-up

Kerry Eggers

Dion Waiters was dogging it on that possession after losing the ball, and @Wesley Matthews took advantage of him

Kevin Pelton

Wesley Matthews is fired up.

Erik Gundersen

On whether he was fouled when he was trapped after watching video of the play, Wesley Matthews said: "Apparently not."

Mike Richman

Wesley Matthews finishes a lob and then hits a three. Insert $70 million joke here.

Kerry Eggers

Four reserves on court with @Wesley Matthews to start 4Q for #Blazers. Huge period in game

Kerry Eggers

Point count at 2-guard: @KlayThompson 20, @Wesley Matthews 12, and still 3 minutes left before half

Kerry Eggers

That's a 11-0 run for Blazers, who draw to within 38-37 on @Wesley Matthews lob pass to @Thomas Robinson for dunk

Joe Freeman

A Wesley Matthews' 3 and alley-oop lob to T. Rob pushes the #Blazers run to 11-0 and trims Warriors lead to 38-37.

Joe Freeman

Wesley Matthews was just whistled for a technical foul.

Mike Richman

In the far corner Wesley Matthews is working on his left hand doing dribbling drills with a medicine ball.