practice but one of his hamstring’s became sore again, and he was
forced to sit out. It’s hard to say, Wittman said, whether McCants will
play during Saturday’s exhibition game against Turkish team Efes Pilsen
in Istanbul. But the coach didn’t sound optimistic.
great defensive player, but he has really shown that here in camp. He
probably stood out the most in our scrimmage tonight…
preseason workouts, is working out on his own enough that Wittman now
says he thinks Smith might return to participate in practice when the
team reaches London next week.
He’s got more swagger to his offensive game. Chris is more of a banger,
a guy that’s going to get to where he wants to get if he has to run
through a wall. Craig can beat you and deceive you with moves and
different things. That’s the main difference. Craig can put the ball on
the floor I think a little bit better right now than Chris, but Chris
takes up space and from a defensive standpoint has been really good.
longtime assistant to Nate McMillan in Seattle, stopped by the Trail
Blazers practices the past two days.
to read into Casey’s presence other than a friend stopping by to watch