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Haynes: Nate McMillan Sees Blazers Trying To Avoid "Crippling"

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Chris Haynes of CSNNW.com reports some reflections and observations from former Portland Trail Blazers Nate McMillan as he looks for his next job. --------------------------- "The plan in Portland, when I got there was to rebuild and we were lucky to draft some really good players. Injuries just put a damper on things. Coaching is coaching. It would be a new beginning for me. Young team or a veteran team....If you're saying, 'I'm just looking for a veteran team,' that's not true. ... "I see what they're (Trail Blazers) trying to do by looking to try and keep the organization from crippling. They lost a lot this year. When you lose Brandon (Roy) and a potential franchise player in Greg Oden, those are major losses that impact your team." --------------------------- -- Ben Golliver | benjamin.golliver@gmail.com | Twitter
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