Portland Trail Blazers guard Rodney Hood says he’ll be “ready to go” when the 2020-21 NBA season begins this winter. Hood has been out of action with an Achilles tear since December of 2019. He updated his recovery progress last week in an interview with Drew Kerekes of The Meridian Star, the newspaper in Hood’s hometown of Meridian, Mississippi.
Before we turn the page on the longest season in the Blazers’ 50-year history, let’s take another look at the players that populated the roster during that journey. Our most-recent installment looked at a pair of starters that suffered season-long injuries. Today’s post highlights Hassan Whiteside’s first season with the Blazers.
Trail Blazers' president of basketball operations probably not as interested in Sixers as they are in him. Olshey is under contract until 2024.