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Enes Kanter (Immigration Issues) Not Traveling With Team to Toronto

According to the team, Kanter will not travel with the Blazers to face the Raptors in Toronto due to “immigration issues.”

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The Portland Trail Blazers will be without center Enes Kanter when they travel to play the Toronto Raptors on Friday due to what is being categorized as “immigration issues.” Blazers beat reporter Casey Holdahl shed some light on the situation after Wednesday’s win against the Boston Celtics:

Miles Custis here at Blazer’s Edge recently broke down the complex situation Kanter is currently in with his native country of Turkey.