Apr. 7 9:40 PM PT10:40 PM MT11:40 PM CT12:40 AM ET4:40 GMT12:40 9:40 PM MST11:40 PM EST8:40 UAE06:400:40 ET11:40 PM CT3:40 - Batum was given the night off to rest Monday against the Nets. Analysis: Batum has been dealing with a sore back of late and the Blazers want him rested for the postseason.
Mar. 21 6:17 PM PT7:17 PM MT8:17 PM CT9:17 PM ET1:17 GMT9:17 6:17 PM MST8:17 PM EST5:17 UAE (+1)02:1721:17 ET7:17 PM CT0:17 - Batum did not start the second half for Portland on Saturday. Analysis: He isn't expected to return due to lower back pain.
Mar. 16 8:39 PM PT9:39 PM MT10:39 PM CT11:39 PM ET3:39 GMT11:39 8:39 PM MST10:39 PM EST7:39 UAE (+1)04:3923:39 ET9:39 PM CT2:39 - Batum had 12 points and a season-high 15 rebounds in Monday's loss to Washington. Analysis: It wasn't a strong shooting night with a 4-for-12 mark, but Batum has averaged 13.7 points in the last seven games.
Mar. 12 10:25 PM PT11:25 PM MT12:25 AM CT1:25 AM ET5:25 GMT13:25 10:25 PM MST12:25 AM EST9:25 UAE06:251:25 ET11:25 PM CT4:25 - Batum continued his recent surge with 18 points, nine rebounds, six assists and three 3-pointers Wednesday versus Houston. Analysis: Batum has averaged 17.5 points, 8.8 rebounds and 5.8 assists while hitting 12 of 24 from 3-point range over his last four games.
Feb. 6 10:23 PM PT11:23 PM MT12:23 AM CT1:23 AM ET6:23 GMT14:23 11:23 PM MST1:23 AM EST10:23 UAE07:231:23 ET12:23 AM CT4:23 - Batum scored 20 points and recorded seven assists in Thursday's win over the Suns. Analysis: Batum's scoring (9.2 ppg) and efficiency (38.4 field-goal percentage) are both down and he continues to be inconsistent. He's scored 14-plus five times in his last 19 games, but he has also finished with seven points or fewer eight times in the same span.
Dec. 24 9:43 PM PT10:43 PM MT11:43 PM CT12:43 AM ET5:43 GMT13:43 10:43 PM MST12:43 AM EST9:43 UAE06:430:43 ET11:43 PM CT3:43 - Batum missed Tuesday's game against Oklahoma City with a right wrist injury. Analysis: He's missed two of the last four games.
Dec. 20 9:05 PM PT10:05 PM MT11:05 PM CT12:05 AM ET5:05 GMT13:05 10:05 PM MST12:05 AM EST9:05 UAE06:050:05 ET11:05 PM CT3:05 - Batum missed Friday's game against the Spurs due to wrist and knee injuries. Analysis: Batum took a hard fall in Portland's game against Sacramento on Wednesday. He may take some time to recover.
Nov. 12 8:14 PM PT9:14 PM MT10:14 PM CT11:14 PM ET4:14 GMT12:14 9:14 PM MST11:14 PM EST8:14 UAE05:1423:14 ET10:14 PM CT2:14 - Batum was back on the floor in Friday's 105-87 rout of Chicago after missing four games. Analysis: Batum, who hadn't played since Nov. 9, had nine points on 4-of-6 shooting in his return from a bruised right knee.
Nov. 7 9:10 PM PT10:10 PM MT11:10 PM CT12:10 AM ET5:10 GMT13:10 10:10 PM MST12:10 AM EST9:10 UAE06:100:10 ET11:10 PM CT3:10 - Batum nearly posted a triple-double in Thursday's win over Dallas. Analysis: Batum finished with eight points, nine rebounds and nine assists. His scoring has been way down in the early going with just 8.6 points per game.