Trail Blazers Waive Pressey and Johnson

PORTLAND – The Portland Trail Blazers have waived guard Phil Pressey and forward Omari Johnson, it was announced today by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey. Pressey appeared in four preseason games for Portland, averaging 4.8 points and 2.0 assists. Johnson also appeared in four preseason games averaging 2.3 points and 1.0 rebounds per game for the Trail Blazers. Portland's roster now stands at 15.