Batum has a labral tear in his shoulder, causing him decreased strength and sensation. He could miss the rest of the campaign with Portland eliminated from championship contention.
Batum has scored 43 points in his last two games. He had totaled 13 in his previous two.
Batum had totaled 25 points in his previous three games.
Batum posted his first career triple-double five days earlier when he had 12 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists against the Wizards.
Batum is averaging 21.7 points over his last seven games.
Despite the struggles from distance, Batum played a well-rounded game, adding seven rebounds, seven assists and two steals.
Batum's 26 points were his most since scoring 35 on Nov. 16.
Batum, who is averaging 3.8 assists per game this season, is averaging seven over his last five games.
Batum missed Monday's game versus Toronto before returning Thursday against the Spurs.
Batum put up some nice numbers to help the Blazers win the last two games of their road trip. He finished with 22 and 7 in a win at Cleveland on Saturday, before his 17 and 13 helped the Blazers beat Charlotte on Monday.
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