All's quiet on the Blazer front this afternoon, but here is some fresh news to discuss while the Blazer Universe waits for Neil Olshey to come out of hiding and see his shadow:
Goran Dragic has gone nuclear in Phoenix, demanding a trade and walking away from practice. He reportedly wants to go to LA, NY or Miami, but Houston wants a crack at him. He also is not happy that the team is negotiating with Boston:
For starters, Goran Dragic did practice with the #Suns today. More to come.— Paul Coro (@paulcoro) February 18, 2015
Goran Dragic: "I don't feel comfortable with the situation." He said he wants to leave the Suns because his role changed.— Paul Coro (@paulcoro) February 18, 2015
Goran Dragic on the Suns front office: "I don't trust them any more."— Paul Coro (@paulcoro) February 18, 2015
Jackson wants a starting role and a huge raise, and has told Oklahoma City he wants to leave.
Reports broke today that the Minnesota Timberwolves may consider buying out Kevin Martin, making him a free agent. This could be very advantageous to the Blazers if he was willing to sign. Not everyone is convinced of a buyout though.
Rival executives are surprised by the report that Kevin Martin may be bought out after deadline. They didn't think MIN would consider that.— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) February 18, 2015
The latest updates will be added here as they happen! Also, check the comments below for immediate breaking news.
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