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Sep 21, 2017
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Lillard was a guest on the Sirius XM radio show 'Sway In The Morning'
NBA Sep 21, 2017

Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard 'wouldn't join nobody' to win title

Damian Lillard has never shied from dismissing the easy road in favor of marking his own path, no matter how difficult it might be.

LISTEN: Blazers' Damian Lillard shows off rapping skills with freestyle on radio show

Lillard was a guest on the Sirius XM radio show 'Sway In The Morning'
Pounding The Rock Sep 21, 2017
Damian Lillard discusses Lamarcus Aldridge leaving Portland for San Antonio

Damian Lillard discusses Lamarcus Aldridge leaving Portland for San Antonio

The Trail Blazer star shares his account of how the Spurs’ big man decided to come back to Texas. Star point guard Damian Lillard voiced his opinion on when LaMarcus Aldridge left the Trail Blazers. Lillard appeared on Complex News’ “Everyday Struggle” and among other things, explained how things were at the end of Aldridge’s time in Portland. Lillard talked was asked about whether or not Aldridge should have communicated the fact that he was leaving: When it came down to him leaving or him staying, it was a lot of stuff being said that wasn’t coming from me. … I was trying to...
Blazersedge Sep 20, 2017
Damian Lillard Talks About How LaMarcus Aldridge Left The Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard Talks About How LaMarcus Aldridge Left The Trail Blazers

Appearing on Complex News’ “Everyday Struggle”, Lillard talks about when he heard Aldridge was leaving, and addresses whether or not there were any hard feelings. On Wednesday morning, Damian Lillard appeard on Complex.com’s show “Everyday Struggle” to promote the upcoming release of his new rap album. He discussed a variety of topics, but of particular interest to Trail Blazers fans, he addressed loyalty in the NBA. Host Joe Budden, referencing Kyrie Irving’s recent statement about not having to tell LeBron James that he was going to request a trade, asked Lillard about his...
Blazersedge Sep 19, 2017
Damian Lillard Announces Rap Album Release Date

Damian Lillard Announces Rap Album Release Date

A single drops this Friday, the album in October Fans of the rap career of Damian Lillard, a.k.a. Dame DOLLA, have reason to rejoice this morning. The Portland Trail Blazers point guard announced the release of his next album and single via Twitter as part of a media tour in New York City: In NYC doing media for my 2nd album "CONFIRMED." Single "Run It Up" feat. @LilTunechi drops Friday. Album October 6. #DameDOLLA #CONFIRMED— Damian Lillard (@Dame_Lillard) September 19, 2017 The Blazers’ regular season schedule will commence approximately two weeks after Lillard’s album goes...
CSN Bay Area Sep 17, 2017

Blazers: Damian Lillard's more Oakland than the Warriors

The Warriors' new alternate jerseys this upcoming season will honor Oakland with "The Town" across their chest. But if you ask the Blazers, the Warriors
Blazersedge Sep 17, 2017
Warriors’ New Alternate Jersey Features Same Design As Damian Lillard’s Tattoo

Warriors’ New Alternate Jersey Features Same Design As Damian Lillard’s Tattoo

Golden State’s new “Statement” jersey features the Jack London Oak that Damian Lillard has tattooed on his chest. On Friday evening, Nike and the NBA unveiled their new “Statement” edition jerseys for the upcoming 2017-18 NBA season. The Golden State Warriors’ design features a familiar Oakland landmark—the Jack London Oak, located in Frank Ogawa Plaza at the corner of 14th and Broadway. The tree is depicted on the city’s “Welcome to Oakland” sign and, as Nick DePaula of ESPN points out, it is the same design Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard has tattooed...
CSN Bay Area Sep 16, 2017

Asked about new Warriors jersey, Damian Lillard throws shade at current uni

On Friday night, the NBA and Nike unveiled the new 'Statement' alternate uniforms for all 30 teams.Kevin Durant and the Warriors showed off their
Blazersedge Sep 15, 2017
Portland Trail Blazers NBA 2K18 Ratings

Portland Trail Blazers NBA 2K18 Ratings

Are you an NBA 2K fan? The nineteenth iteration of the popular video game is set to be released on Tuesday, September 19. The clamored-for carbon copy of its predecessor will feature all new ratings for everyone’s favorite players, reflecting the yearly development and decline of their real-life counterparts. Here is an early look at this year’s Portland Trail Blazers: Damian Lillard – Overall: 89 CJ McCollum – Overall: 86 Jusuf Nurkic – Overall: 79 Evan Turner – Overall: 74 Maurice Harkless – Overall: 74 Al-Farouq Aminu – Overall: 73 Zach Collins – Overall:...
Blazersedge Sep 14, 2017
What will be the Trail Blazers’ Identity this Season?

What will be the Trail Blazers’ Identity this Season?

The Blazer’s Edge Podcast asks what Portland’s calling cards will be for the 2017-18 season. News! Yay, let’s go over some news! Damian Lillard threw a party in Oakland where he is zip-lining, and then visited the Late Show where he revealed he's a vegan now. Jusuf Nurkic is number 69 on the SI top 100 players. CJ McCollum is locked into a twitter debate with NBA media about player-rankings. It looks like the Trail Blazers are all-in on 6’5” shooting guards: Pat Connaughton, whose option was picked up, training-camp invitee Archie Goodwin and 2-way contract signee CJ Wilcox are...
Rip City Project Sep 14, 2017

Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum in the top 40 of SI Top 100

The SI Top 100 is over, with Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum both improving on their rankings from last year. After covering Nurk’s rating in the initial release, the rest of the SI Top 100 NBA athletes came out Sept. 13. Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum both come in the top 40 among their peers. Damian Lillard Lillard, No. 21 in […] Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum in the top 40 of SI Top 100 - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Sep 13, 2017
Damian Lillard Makes the Top 20 in Sports Illustrated’s Annual Top 100 NBA Players

Damian Lillard Makes the Top 20 in Sports Illustrated’s Annual Top 100 NBA Players

Portland’s point guard falls at 17 ahead of some other notable point guards. This week, Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney of Sport’s Illustrated have been counting down their top 100 NBA players of 2018. On Monday, we noted that Jusuf Nurkic made the list as the 69th-best player. Yesterday, CJ McCollum showed up at no. 39. Trail Blazer fans have been wondering exactly where Damian Lillard would fall. Today, Golliver and Mahoney announced players 30–11, and Lillard slotted in at no. 17. Mahoney praised Lillard for continuing to improve as a scorer, specifically noting his growth in getting...
Rip City Project Sep 11, 2017

Newest NBA 2K18 trailer features Damian Lillard and Bill Walton

  Damian Lillard and Bill Walton are part of the new NBA 2K18 trailer, which is one of the coolest NBA commercials you’ll see. The Neighborhood, part of the MyPlayer mode in the basketball video game NBA 2K18, got its own trailer Monday. 2K18 couldn’t resist appearances by Damian Lillard and Bill Walton. The trailer […] Newest NBA 2K18 trailer features Damian Lillard and Bill Walton - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rip City Project Sep 11, 2017

Damian Lillard discusses Carmelo Anthony at annual Oakland picnic

  Born in Oakland, California, Damian Lillard returns with his annual picnic. A new addition this year is talk of Carmelo Anthony trade rumors. Before arriving in Portland, Oregon, Blazers star Damian Lillard grew up in Oakland. He pays it back to his old stomping grounds through his annual picnic. In a piece by Marc Spears […] Damian Lillard discusses Carmelo Anthony at annual Oakland picnic - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazersedge Sep 11, 2017
Damian Lillard’s Annual Hometown Picnic Brings People Together

Damian Lillard’s Annual Hometown Picnic Brings People Together

Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated picks Lillard’s brain at the 5th annual picnic in Brookfield Park. Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard held his fifth annual community picnic in his old East Oakland neighborhood on Saturday. The event drew local kids to Brookfield Park, where they enjoyed an afternoon of fun and games with the NBA star. This year, even Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green and freshly drafted Memphis Grizzlies rookie Ivan Rabb were in attendance. Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated put boots on the ground to speak with Lillard about his...

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