TAG: Damian Lillard

Latest News / Jan 29, 2015 / 7:15 pm

ASG Reserves Announced; Damian Lillard, Kyle Korver Left Off Rosters

Kyle Korver, Damian Lillard

Three Atlanta Hawks have been names All-Stars. What incredible volumes it speaks of the team’s performance in 2014-2015 thus far that such an achievement ranks as a relative disappointment. The league revealed the coaches’ choices for All-Star Game reserves today, and Atlanta’s Kyle Korver and the Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard were among those left off rosters of their respective conferences – for now. Read More »

NBA / Jan 23, 2015 / 4:45 pm

Charles Barkley: “Chris Paul Doesn’t Deserve To Make The All-Star Team”

Charles Barkley, Chris Paul

We love Charles Barkley, but far more for the glory of his past playing days past and overall gregarious nature. As a NBA analyst? Let’s just say we often disagree with Chuck. Does that mean he’s wrong in those specific cases? No; we’re hardly infallible. Even so, we’re very confident saying that Barkley’s assessment of Chris Paul’s All-Star candidacy is simply misguided. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Jan 23, 2015 / 10:00 am

Video: Damian Lillard Burns Avery Bradley, Smashes It On Cody Zeller

Damian Lillard, Cody Zeller

Avery Bradley is one of the best on-ball defenders in the NBA, and Damian Lillard shook him pretty bad last night on a spin move into the lane. Once there, Dame decided he might as well throw it down on Cody Zeller. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Jan 20, 2015 / 12:45 am

Watch Damian Lillard Split Defense And Soar For Crunch-Time Slam

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard

The Sacramento Kings knew he was getting the ball and knew he was taking the shot, but they were still helpless to stop him when they needed to most. The fourth quarter is called “Lillard Time” for a reason, after all. Watch Damian Lillard live up to that billing by splitting the pick-and-roll and flying for a big slam in crunch-time of the Portland Trail Blazers’ 98-94 win over the Kings. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 15, 2015 / 2:15 pm

adidas & Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Unveil “Black History Month” Collection

adidas "Black History Month" Collection

To celebrate February’s Black History Month, adidas has teamed with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to release their finest performance sneakers in Black History Month colorways. Today adidas unveiled the limited edition “BHM” collection celebrating the NBA’s all-time leading scorer including the signature kicks of Derrick Rose, John Wall and Damian Lillard. A portion of the proceeds from the collection will go to Kareem’s Sky Hook Foundation, which improves the lives of disadvantaged youth. Come check them out. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 13, 2015 / 7:45 pm

adidas & Damian Lillard Unveil His First Signature Shoe — The D Lillard 1

adidas D Lillard 1

We knew it was coming, but today marked the official unveiling of Damian Lillard‘s first signature shoe with adidas. The D Lillard 1 is the first in the line and will be available on Feb. 6. Lets take a look… Read More »

Video / Jan 12, 2015 / 12:00 am

Watch Damian Lillard Fly Through Lakers Defense For Thunderous And-1 Slam

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard (photo. watchnba201415 YouTube)

Damian Lillard’s wild shot-making and canny playmaking makes it easy to forget that he can absolutely fly. The Portland Trail Blazers superstar reminded the basketball world of that reality on Sunday with a thunderous tomahawk dunk through the teeth of the defense late in his team’s win over the Los Angeles Lakers. Read More »

NBA / Jan 9, 2015 / 9:45 am

Lillard Says Curry Is NBA’s Best PG, But Westbrook Is Toughest To Defend

Damian Lillard, Stephen Curry

Kudos to Damian Lillard for refusing to name himself the NBA’s best. Lillard is in the running for the NBA’s best point guard, but on the Dan Le Batard Show earlier this week, he named Stephen Curry the NBA’s best point guard, but also said Russell Westbrook was the hardest to defend. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 6, 2015 / 12:30 pm

Video: Damian Lillard Outscores Lakers In Final Five Minutes For The Win

Ed Davis, Damian Lillard

The Lakers had the Blazers on the ropes on Monday night, leading 73-70 after three quarters and 83-76 with 5:55 left in the game. But Damian Lillard scored 16 of his game-high 39 points in the fourth quarter — including the go-ahead layup with 36 seconds left — as Portland pulled out a 98-94 win over a Lakers team missing Kobe Bryant. Read More »

Video / Dec 25, 2014 / 10:15 pm

“Cliff Paul” Joins Curry, Lillard, Bird & Stockton In New State Farm Ad

Stephen Curry, Sue Bird, John Stockton, Damian Lillard, Chris Paul

State Farm ads with Cliff Paul, fictional twin brother to Chris Paul have grown a tad stale in recent months. The marketing idea was genius, and now they’re expanding. In the new State Farm ad on Christmas Day, Cliff joins twins for Stephen Curry, Sue Bird, Damian Lillard and captain, John Stockton, for the State Farm National Bureau of Assists (SFNBA). Read More »