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Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard

Point Guard, Portland Trail Blazers

Age: 28 Height: 6-3 Weight: 195 lbs School: Weber State

Portland Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard News

The Wizards head to the West Coast to open a road swing against the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.Wizards (0-2) are looking for their first win when the head into Portland to face Damian Lillard and the Trail Blazers (2-0).After this game, the

After making a 33-footer, Damian Lillard was asked if there's a limit on where he'll attempt at 3-pointer. Lillard's first basket was that long 3-pointer and he went on to finish with 29 points and nine assists, and the Portland Trail Blazers downed the San Antonio Spurs 121-108 on Saturday night. CJ McCollum added 24 points and Jusuf Nurkic had 12 for the Blazers, who have opened the season with a pair of home wins.

The Portland Trail Blazers know who they are and what they want to do — they return mostly the same core players, led by All-Stars Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum, still running Terry Stotts offense as they have for years. The Lakers have LeBron James who scored 26 and grabbed a dozen boards… and a lot of other new faces. In LeBron’s Lakers’ debut, continuity and shooting won out.

Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum combined for 49 points, and Nik Stauskas matched his career high with 24 points in his first appearance in a Portland uniform, leading the Trail Blazers past the visiting Los Angeles Lakers 128-119 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. LeBron James collected

Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum combined for 49 points, and Nik Stauskas matched his career high with 24 points in his first appearance in a Portland uniform, leading the Trail Blazers past the visiting Los Angeles Lakers 128-119 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. LeBron James collected 26 points, 12 rebounds and six assists in his first game as a Laker. Los Angeles shot 48.4 percent from the field but was only 7 of 30 on 3-point attempts.

Player Role

Starting PG

Draft Rankings

Overall

#10

Among PGs

#3