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Damian Lillard Signs Five-Year $125M Blazers Extension

A photo posted by Damian Lillard (@damianlillard) on Jun 30, 2015 at 6:14am PDT The Portland Trail Blazers and all-star guard Damian Lillard have come to terms on a five-year, $125 million maximum extension. “I play the game out of love and it’s inspiring to be rewarded for doing things the right way and being a high character person, Lillard said in a statement....
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Trail Blazers Sign Damian Lillard to Five-Year Extension

One of the real good young basketball players around the NBA was taken care of by his team on Thursday. The Portland Trail Blazers, amid the likelihood of losing LaMarcus Aldridge in free agency, have signed star guard Damian Lillard to a five-year extension worth as much as $129 million. Damian Lillard’s maximum contract extension with Portland is expected to be between $125...
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Blazers reportedly reach 5-year $120 million-plus deal with Damian Lillard

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Damian Lillard has agreed to terms with the Portland Trail Blazers on a five-year extension worth more than $120 million. The two sides finished the negotiations on Thursday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced. Lillard's contract could be worth up to $129 million...
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Damian Lillard, Blazers Agree Upon Five-Year, $125M Extension

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have agreed upon a five-year max extension worth between $125 million and $129 million. The deal contains no option for either side and is fully guaranteed. Lillard has been an All-Star in each of the past two seasons.
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Damian Lillard adidas Take on Summer Tour Hits Paris

Following stops in Japan and China, Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard concluded his adidas Take on Summer Tour in Paris. Kicking off the inaugural Damian Lillard Paris Academy, a two-day camp for French basketball players and fans. Lillard also celebrated the launch of the exclusive D Lillard 1 Take on Summer edition and coached a game between the best players...
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Damian Lillard, Blazers Near Agreement On Five-Year, $120M+ Deal

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers are nearing agreement on a five-year maximum contract that will likely top $120 million. The exact figures of the extension will depend on how much the NBA salary cap actually rises in 2016, but sources said the Blazers are prepared to pay Lillard the maximum amount they're allowed to and make him their designated player. Lillard has...
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Blazers, Lillard reportedly close to agreeing to $120 million extension

The Portland Trail Blazers might be losing one of their key pieces but it appears all is not lost. The Blazers are close to finalizing an agreement with point guard Damian Lillard on 5-year, $120 million maximum extension, according to ESPN. Lillard has increased his scoring average each of his first three seasons and it appears that will continue with power forward LaMarcus Aldridge...
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Trail Blazers giving Damian Lillard a 5-year, $120-plus million extension

Nelson Chenault, USA TODAY SportsThe Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard are nearing agreement on a maximum five-year contract extension that is expected to be worth more than $120 million, reports ESPN. ESPN sources say Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard are nearing agreement on a five-year max extension with in excess of $120 million — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine...
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