The Portland Trail Blazers are limping their way through the remainder of the 2019 preseason schedule. Fresh off the news that forward Pau Gasol will not join his teammates on the court for the preseason, we now hear that rookie Nassir Little will also sit out until the games start to count.
Along with Nurkic (left leg), Little (left ankle) and Gasol (left foot) are out for Wednesday's preseason game against Utah #RipCity— Jamie Goldberg (@Jamiebgoldberg) October 15, 2019
Terry Stotts says rookie Nassir Little (left ankle) will not play in either of the remaining preseason games.— Casey Holdahl (@CHold) October 15, 2019
The Blazers face the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night and the Denver Nuggets on Thursday, closing out two weeks of exhibition games. Portland opens the regular season on October 23rd against the Nuggets.