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Trail Blazers Links: Nuggets Coach Brian Shaw Calls Blazers 'a Headache'

Daniel Nowell for TrueHoop.com wonders if the shine has worn off the Blazers from a national viewpoint: So what gives? How is it that a team on pace, conservatively, to beat out predictions by more than 10 wins seems to have faded into the background? Part of it, of course, is the Blazers disposition. Upstart teams are usually marked by young players coming into themselves as players, and by extension, personalities.

"I am blessed to play this game, so every moment I am on this court, it's fun beli jaket jepang for me, no matter how the game is going. You go to the bench and see your teammates are actually happy for you, all I could do is smile cause I know they are genuinely happy for me." NOTES: Thunder F Kevin Durant was selected the NBA Western Conference Player of the Week for Jan. 13-19. He led the Thunder to a 3-1 record while averaging a league-best 39.3 points in addition to 6.5 assists and 4.8 rebounds. It was the third time this year Durant won the award and the 15th since the 2009-10 season, the most in the conference over that span. ...

Durant scores 46 as Thunder topple Blazers

But the most intriguing rookie is Giannis Antetokounmpo . He's barely 19, he's approaching 7 feet, and he may turn out to be the biggest star of this draft. What do you think Rajon Rondo 's first two games back do to his trade stock? Will the Celtics keep him if he struggles? -- Ben Ross, New Jersey He looks pretty good for someone who hasn't played in a year following major knee surgery, Ben. If he struggles then they won't have any choice -- they'll have to keep him because no one else will offer enough for him.

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