RADIO: Hawks Radio Network, Audio League Pass
GAME NOTES: Hawks/TrailBlazers
ATLANTA INJURY/TRANSACTION REPORT: Othello Hunter has been assigned to the D-League and will be with the Anaheim Arsenal through Saturday. Thomas Gardner's been assigned to the Arsenal also.
PORTLAND INJURY REPORT: Greg Oden and Martell Webster are out.
FOR ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY: Portland -4.5, 192.5 o/u
OTHER PERSPECTIVES: Blazer's Edge (game preview), The Rip City Project
PREVIOUSLY, THE PORTLAND TRAILBLAZERS...beat Memphis 94-90 on Wednesday playing without Greg Oden. Kevin Pritchard didn't make any deadline deals.
MAKE IT A DOUBLEHEADER WITH NBA ON ESPN360: NBA Shootaround (7:30pm), Dallas @ Houston (8pm)
WANT TO DVR ALL OR PART OF THE GAME AND WATCH IT SATURDAY MORNING? Friends of the blog, Second Shift are playing a reunion show at the Star Bar tonight with Y-O-U, Lowry, and Hot Pipes.
Consider this an open thread for all pre-game, in-game, and post-game (but pre-recap) thoughts.