Damian Lillard torched the Bulls for his best game of the season during Friday's 105-87 win, making 7-of-9 from the field for 21 points with six rebounds, nine assists, one steal and four 3-pointers in just 26 minutes.
Nicolas Batum returned to the lineup on Friday night against the Bulls with nine points, three rebounds, one assist, one steal and one 3-pointer in 21 minutes.
Nicolas Batum (knee) will start against the Bulls on Friday.
Nicolas Batum (knee) was spotted doing shooting drills after Thursday's practice, and was not wearing a brace on his injured right knee.
C.J. McCollum (finger) said he broke his index finger in three places.
Nicolas Batum (knee) went through practice on Wednesday.
Nicolas Batum (knee) has received two Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections in order to speed up the healing process.
C.J. McCollum suffered a fracture to his right index finger during the closing minutes of Monday night's victor over the Pelicans, and he will be out a minimum of four weeks.
LaMarcus Aldridge (illness) returned to action in the Blazers' 102-93 win over the Pelicans on Monday, scoring 22 points on 9-of-18 shooting with nine rebounds and one steal in 37 minutes.
Chris Kaman double-doubled off the bench on Monday, scoring 15 points on 7-of-10 shooting with 10 rebounds and one steal in 21 minutes.
Nicolas Batum (knee) said he should be okay for Friday's game against the Bulls.
Nicolas Batum (knee) will not play on Monday against the Pelicans, as expected.
Lamarcus Aldridge (illness) will play on Monday night against the Pelicans.
LaMarcus Aldridge (illness) was a limited participant during Sunday's practice, and is questionable for Monday's game vs. the Pelicans.
Nicolas Batum (knee) was a full participant during Sunday's practice, but remains doubtful for Monday's game vs. the Pelicans.