Portland Trail Blazers training camp is underway, complete with accompanying news and interviews. Here’s the latest from the season warm-up:
Jusuf Nurkic expects to see more minutes, while Coach Terry Stotts says the center needs to be in shape and control his fouling.
Jusuf Nurkic: "I think more minutes going to come. Definitely." pic.twitter.com/nFx7jVix8Z— David MacKay (@DavidMacKayNBA) September 27, 2018
Terry Stotts on Nurkic: "He needs to be physically capable of more minutes and stay out of foul trouble" to earn more playing time this season. pic.twitter.com/do9jhZANlf— David MacKay (@DavidMacKayNBA) September 27, 2018
Meanwhile Moe Harkless continues on a limited schedule while recovering from knee surgery.
Moe Harkless did not practice today for the Blazers. Terry Stotts said the health and performance staff wanted to give Harkless a day of rest as he continues return from left knee procedure.— Joe Freeman (@BlazerFreeman) September 27, 2018
We will update this post as more news rolls out.