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Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard unanimously won the 2012-2013 Rookie of the Year Award. Read why I believe that won’t be the only individual award he will be winning in his career.
NBA point guards are like the quarterback of your team. The point guard is said to direct a team’s offense; the player is somewhat the general on the floor. The point guard is suppose to make the game easier for his teammates, assisting them to almost every basket that they make. When the game is on the line, you want the ball in your point guards hands, because most often then not, they know what to do with the ball.
The point guard has to be the most unselfish player on your team. Even though they may be the best scorer on your team, you would want to your point guard to think pass first before shooting the ball. I mean that’s why we have shooting guards on our teams for, right? But with that said, it doesn’t mean your point guard can’t take the most shots on your team. If he thinks he...
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Will he stay or will he go?
That’s the question boggling the minds of Portland Trail Blazers fans when it comes to their franchise power forward, LaMarcus Aldridge.
The saga began around draft time when it was revealed by the Daily Herald’s Mike McGraw that LaMarcus Aldridge wanted out of Portland. McGraw noted that the big man had a desire to play for the Chicago Bulls, which...
Damian Lillard had a standout rookie campaign last season after he was drafted sixth overall by the Portland Trail Blazers. So good, in fact, that point guard was voted unanimously as the NBA Rookie of the Year and is the current record-holder for most three-pointers made by a rookie with 185. Despite the sudden and [...]The post Damian Liliard regrets declining fan’s photo request...
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As bleak as the future may have looked over the past couple of years for the Portland Trailblazers and their fans, success may be just around the corner.
With the addition of a couple of pieces here and there through the draft and free agency, the Blazers found themselves in contention for a playoff spot for a good chunk of the 2012-13 season. Now before we get...
Damian Lillard made the Portland Trail Blazers proud recently when he participated in a Team USA minicamp. He looked like a natural fit alongside some of the game’s top up-and-coming stars, and it looks as if he has a future when it comes to international competition.
The 22-year-old is vying for a spot on the 2014 FIBA roster. The team will be competing for a World...
One of the drawbacks of being an NBA player has to be fans/groupies wanting to take a picture with you and recently, Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard got into a conundrum when a high schooler asked for his autograph while he was shopping. The whole go-between got posted on the realm of Twitter and clearly, Damian is one classy dude: A high school kid wanted To take a pic...
The Portland Trailblazers are a team that is hellbent on righting the ship.
That task may have just gotten a wee bit harder if the rumors that are floating prove to be accurate.
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We can officially confirm Portland Trailblazers guard Damian Lillard as yet another NBA player that just “gets it”. The reigning Rookie of the Year was shopping Wednesday night in Portland, when a high school-aged fan approached him to pose for a photo. Unfortunately, there was a bit of miscommunication between Lillard and the young fan, so the photo op took a little longer to...
The resurgence of big man Greg Oden is one of the NBA’s strangest projects.
Teams are borderline chomping at the bit to get a piece of him despite his history of injuries that has led to an extreme lack of playing time.
One team in particular feels as if he could be the key to another championship.
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