Neil Olshey said the Blazers were shopping Nicolas Batum in late May.
Nicolas Batum posted a picture of the Charlotte Hornets logo on his Twitter feed as a way to shoot down the rumors of his reported interest in the Toronto Raptors.
Nicolas Batum's camp has reportedly put out indications that their client would be interested in playing for the Raptors next season.
The Hornets are expected to run a lot of their offense through Nicolas Batum.
Nicolas Batum is expected to start at shooting guard.
The Blazers are finalizing a trade to send Nicolas Batum to Charlotte for Noah Vonleh and Gerald Henderson.
Nicolas Batum said he isn't concerned about rumors that have the Trail Blazers looking to trade him.
Nicolas Batum said that he plans on getting a lot more rest this summer in order to get his body right for next season.
Nicolas Batum stated during his exit interview that he has no plans to undergo wrist surgery this offseason.
Nicolas Batum called the 2014-15 season his "worst year" after the Trail Blazers lost their playoff series to the Grizzlies on Wednesday.
Nicolas Batum had another poor shooting performance in Game 5 vs. the Grizzlies on Wednesday, going just 2-of-12 from the field on his way to six points, 10 boards, seven assists, one block and one 3-pointer in 42 minutes.
Nicolas Batum was on fire from beyond the arc in Portland's Game 3 loss to the Grizzlies on Saturday, sinking six 3-pointers on 12 attempts.
Nicolas Batum hit just 5-of-15 shots for 11 points, seven rebounds, seven assists, a 3-pointer, zero steals and zero blocks in Wednesday's Game 2 loss.
Nicolas Batum (bruised right knee) started Sunday's game and finished with 15 points, three 3-pointers, seven rebounds, four assists and three turnovers as the Blazers fell in Memphis, 86-100.