TAG: Damian Lillard

GIFs, Video / Dec 24, 2014 / 10:15 am

Watch Damian Lillard Hit Clutch Three-Pointer To Force Overtime Vs. Thunder

Damian Lillard, Serge Ibaka

After Russell Westbrook went 1-of-2 from the stripe to make it a three point lead over the Trail Blazers with 5.2 seconds left Tuesday night, any knowledgable fan knew Damian Lillard would be taking a three-pointer to tie. But there was no way to predict he’d hit the game-tying three-pointer after running the exact same play the Blazers ran before the biggest shot of Lillard’s career. Read More »

Video / Dec 20, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Watch Damian Lillard’s Career-High 43 Points In Triple OT Win Versus Spurs

Tim Duncan, Damian Lillard

Tim Duncan, Damian Lillard (Soobum Im, USATODAY)

Damian Lillard didn’t look like a top-five point guard on Friday night – he simply looked like a top-five player. Watch the Portland Trail Blazers’ budding superstar lead his team to a 129-119 triple overtime win against the San Antonio Spurs with a career-high 43 points. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Dec 17, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Damian Lillard Left Off Top Point Guard Lists; Tweets “It’s Always Been This Way”

Damian Lillard, Isiah Thomas, Greg Anthony

Damian Lillard received only one collegiate scholarship offer. He played four years at Weber State. And he was cut from USA Basketball’s FIBA World Cup squad in August. The Portland Trail Blazers point guard knows what it’s like to be underappreciated, and has used that feeling as fuel for a still burgeoning All-Star career. And he was just afforded even more of it. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 16, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Portland Trail Blazers’ Robin Lopez Fractures Hand; Out “A While”

LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Robin Lopez

An improved bench ensures that the Portland Trail Blazers aren’t doomed as a result of Robin Lopez’s impending absence. Not that their reaction to his injury would have you know it. After Lopez suffered a fractured right hand in the team’s win over the San Antonio Spurs, his teammates stressed how difficult it would be to move forward without him. Read More »

Video / Dec 11, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Damian Lillard Makes “Rookie” Tracy McGrady Wash Car In Foot Locker Ad

Tracy McGrady, Damian Lillard

Tracy McGrady, Damian Lillard (photo. Foot Locker YouTube)

Tracy McGrady is 35 years-old, but he still feels pretty young. People are treating him that way, too. In this amusing new spot from Foot Locker and adidas, Damian Lillard and an anonymous Chinese teammate task “rookie” T-Mac with washing their cars. Read More »

GIFs / Dec 11, 2014 / 11:30 am

GIF: Watch Damian Lillard Jam The Inbounds Lob

Damian Lillard

Tough Wednesday night for Damian Lillard, who shot an uncharacteristic 2-for-12 from deep against the lowly Timberwolves, and Portland was upset in Minnesota, 90-82. However, Dame showed off the hops when he threw down a two-handed jam after a pretty little curl play off the inbounds. Read More »

Latest News / Nov 17, 2014 / 5:15 pm

Blazers’ Damian Lillard, Cavaliers’ LeBron James Named Players Of The Week

LeBron James, Damian Lillard

And this is why sample size always matters. After struggling through their first few outings of the 2014-2015 season, the Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard and Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James have been named NBA Conference Players of the Week for games played between November 10 and November 16. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 13, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Video: Damian Lillard Opts For Attitude Over Likeness With “Swingman” Double

Damian Lillard

After watching Andrew Wiggins’ Swingman make an epic error of preparation, Damian Lillard is ensuring his body double is far more committed to the project. In the latest spot for adidas’ NBA Swingman Jersey, the Portland Trail Blazers superstar chooses a model who takes character acting to whole ‘nother level. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 13, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Watch Damian Lillard Hit Three Three-Pointers In 44 Seconds Of Game Time

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard (Chris Humphreys, USATODAY)

So much for Damian Lillard’s early season shooting struggles. As the Denver Nuggets threatened to make last night’s laughable loss to the Portland Trail Blazers somewhat competitive, the Oakland native squashed the home team’s hopes of a comeback by knocking down three three-pointers in as many possessions – scoring nine points in 44 seconds of game time and upping an 18-point lead to 27. Read More »

NBA / Nov 7, 2014 / 3:15 pm

GIF: Damian Lillard Makes Dirty Step-Back Three-Pointer Look Far Too Easy

Damian Lillard

The next time you’re playing pick-up, take a moment between runs and try a step-back three-pointer. You’ll find its difficult, but definitely hittable. Next, grab your miss, walk back to that same spot, and retreat four feet. Then try the same move from that farther distance – where guys like Damian Lillard make it look so, so easy. Read More »