Portland’s Wesley Matthews is sprawled on the floor after tearing his left Achilles’ tendon on Thursday, March 5, 2015.
Portland’s Wesley Matthews is sprawled on the floor after tearing his left Achilles’ tendon on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Greg Wahl-Stephens Associated Press file
Portland’s Wesley Matthews is sprawled on the floor after tearing his left Achilles’ tendon on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Greg Wahl-Stephens Associated Press file

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