Feb. 23 4:08 PM PT5:08 PM MT6:08 PM CT7:08 PM ET0:08 GMT8:08 5:08 PM MST7:08 PM EST4:08 UAE (+1)01:0819:08 ET6:08 PM CT23:08 - A person with knowledge of the situation says the Brooklyn Nets plan to sign Thomas Robinson once he clears waivers. Analysis: Robinson was waived Sunday by the Denver Nuggets, who had acquired him from Portland on Thursday at the trade deadline. The former No. 5 overall pick would likely sign Wednesday if no team claims him, the person tells The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because no moves can become official until after the waiver process is completed.
Feb. 22 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET22:31 GMT6:31 3:31 PM MST5:31 PM EST2:31 UAE (+1)23:3117:31 ET4:31 PM CT21:31 - The Denver Nuggets waived Robinson and Victor Claver, two of the players they acquired in a deal with Portland at the trade deadline. General manager Tim Connelly announced the moves Sunday. Analysis: Robinson, a 6-9 forward out of Kansas, was originally drafted by Sacramento with the fifth-overall pick in 2012. He was dealt to Houston and then to Portland. He has played 172 games, averaging 4.6 points and 4.4 rebounds.
Dec. 18 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET6:07 GMT14:07 11:07 PM MST1:07 AM EST10:07 UAE07:071:07 ET12:07 AM CT4:07 - Robinson had 15 points and 16 rebounds in Wednesday's win over Milwaukee. Analysis: It was his first career start, and he matched a career high in points while turning in his second best rebounding effort.
July 22 2:41 PM PT3:41 PM MT4:41 PM CT5:41 PM ET21:41 GMT5:41 2:41 PM MST4:41 PM EST1:41 UAE (+1)23:4117:41 ET4:41 PM CT20:41 - Robinson has undergone surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb. Analysis: Robinson hurt his thumb last week during NBA Summer League play. He is expected to return in time for the Blazers' fall training camp. The 6-foot-10 forward averaged 4.8 points and 4.4 rebounds in 70 games last season with the Blazers.
(AP) Another win for the Portland Trail Blazers will clinch a playoff spot and inch them closer to their first Northwest Division title in six years. It would also help alleviate any concerns . . . more.