Found November 05, 2012 on Taking Bad Schotz:
Prior to this year’s NBA draft most people didn’t know who Damian Lillard was. He was a two star recruit out of high school and played at Weber State for four years. Nothing really special in that, but wherever he played he was a worthy scorer and passer. He led the NCAA in scoring his senior year with 24.5 points a game. Although he hasn’t always competed against the stiffest competition, Lillard has impressed everyone who has watched him play. This is what landed him the as 6th overall pick in Portland a team who was in need of a stud guard to go along with Lamarcus Aldridge. via oregonlive.com After he was selected he headed to the NBA summer league, where all the rookies and aspiring NBA players congregate to prove themselves. Lillard definitely showed his talents by winning the co-MVP of the league averaging 26.5 points, 4 rebounds, and 5.3 assists. Then came along the NBA preseason where fans would really start seeing their teams start to shape up. Fans had a lot to be excit...
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