He may be having his best season, but he just doesn't fit with the new family-friendly Blazers. Maybe it's his links to the Jail Blazers era, some of which he contributed to. Or maybe it's his seething disdain for the franchise, which bubbled to the surface when it fined him for making an obscene gesture to a crowd in Indiana. In any event, the Blazers have rookie first-round pick LaMarcus Aldridge sitting behind Randolph.
Text: Paul Forrester
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