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Sunday, December 7, 2014

Trail Blazers Injury Update: Dorell Wright is 'probable' for tonight's game againt the Knicks

By on 12/07/2014 11:30:00 AM

The Portland Trail Blazers enter tonight's game against the New York Knicks coming off an 88-82 win over the Indiana Pacers on Thursday. Damian Lillard lead the Blazers with 23 points and eight rebounds. The win improved the Trail Blazers to 15-4, first in the Northwest Division. On the injury front, forward Dorell Wright, pictured below while with the 76ers, should be ready for tonight's game after being out with an illness.

 Keith Allison  via Wikimedia Commons
Wright, who hasn't played in a game since November 23 against the Boston Celtics, has been day-to-day with an upper respiratory infection.

According to the Trail Blazers official Twitter account,
Fantasy Alarm also noted Wright's status.
Wright, in his 11th NBA season, is averaging 1.6 points and 1.9 minutes in just 6.7 minutes per game. His best season was in 2010-2011 when he averaged 16.4 points per game with the Golden State Warriors. Wright has played for the Heat, Warriors, 76ers and Trail Blazers and has career averages of 8.6 points and 3.9 rebounds per game.

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