The season of the Blazers of Portland ended with the end of the regular season. Obliged to follow the play-offs in the skin of the viewer, Nicolas Batum is not much unhappy with his season.
Guest at the “Basketball Time” on RMC, the Franco-Cameroonian winger rather praised the course of his franchise, 11th in the Western Conference “I’m very confident for the future. Early in the season, everyone said we would not win only 20 games. After 50 games, we were in the top eight in the West with a very young team. Knowing that everything has changed in Portland’ , said the Blazers’ winger. Portland finished the season with 33 wins and 49 defeats.
Having become a franchise leader in Oregon with his new contract, “Batman” believes he crossed one step in the League “If I took a new dimension? The contract took away the pressure. It freed me. It showed that the leaders trusted me. I did not have any restrictions; I could do what I could. The All Star Game? I had heard the stats that showed that I was the second best in my position behind Kevin Durant. I wanted to be already considered. This is the case”.
The tricolor turned to 14.3 points, 5.6 rebounds, and 4.9 assists on average this season.