Portland Trail Blazers Rumors
Cousins was not done, though. He made Leonard unconformable by not leaving him any room to land on another jumper after returning, causing Leonard to throw up his arms toward the referee, showing his discomfort. “I haven’t seen the video of it, I’d like to peak at it tomorrow, it’s not that big of a deal,” Leonard said, trying to be diplomatic. “I did feel a little more uncomfortable after the second one just because it had just happened.”
Al-Farouq Aminu was not with the team as his wife went into labor with the couple’s first child Sunday night. Terry Stotts said he had not heard if Aminu’s daughterhad been born during his postgame press conference. Allen Crabbe got the start at small forward with Aminu out of the lineup and finished with 12 points on 5 of 8 shooting.
Portland hosted Sacramento in a preseason NBA game Monday night, but they wanted to do something to honor the victims at the horrific Umpqua Community College shooting last week in Oregon. One step was to wear pregame warmup shirts of the school. From the Blazers’ own reporter Casey Holdahl.