Portland Trailblazers blogger Q reports that according to an ESPN report Brandon Roy is set to retire, possibly as early as this Friday. He speculates that reports that the team would use their Amnesty Clause on him are now off the table, and that Brandon Roy’s degenerative knees are forcing him out of the game.
Portland Trailblazers blogger Jason Green points out the NBA is a business, everyone knows that more so nowadays with this lockout situation. It seems like the Blazers may not keep Brandon Roy heading into the 2011/12 NBA season. Reports that the team will use their Amnesty Clause on him. Over Greg Oden?