Age: 27 Height: 6-11 Weight: 245 lbs School: Kentucky
Enes Kanter is a devout Muslim observing Ramadan, a center attempting to prevent a three-peat -- and a political activist who sleeps with a panic button next to his bed.
In the event of a Blazers-Raptors Finals matchup, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is trying to ensure Blazers center Enes Kanter's safe passage across the border.
The Western Conference finals will not be televised by Turkish broadcaster S Sport because Enes Kanter plays for the Trail Blazers and has been a longtime critic of the country's president.
Trail Blazers big man Enes Kanter, with advice from Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon, will fast during Ramadan, meaning no water, food or medication during the day.
Blazers big man Enes Kanter was at the practice facility getting treatment on his shoulder, and Portland coach Terry Stotts said an elbow by Nikola Jokic to Kanter was "uncalled-for."