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Holdahl: Wesley Matthews To Start Over Nicolas Batum

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Bumped to front page... Blazers.com link. --------------------------- Nate McMillan said today after practice in Philadelphia that Wesley Matthews would start in place of Nicolas Batum Tuesday night against the 76ers. McMillan noted the decision was made because Matthews had performed well in extended minutes and because the team needed "a spark" after losing their last three. --------------------------- How will Batum deal with the demotion?