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Rip City Project Apr 16, 2015

Damian Lillard has the opportunity to become a superstar

While the end of the season didn’t go exactly how anyone in the Portland Trail Blazers organization would like, we still need to remember Damian Lillard is well ahead of schedule in his development as a point guard. Since he was drafted out of Weber State in 2012, Lillard has been an All-Star in two out of his first […] Damian Lillard has the opportunity to become a superstar - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard and his defense make a playoff vow: 'I'm going to show up'

Trail Blazers point guard Daimian Lillard says his much criticized defense is getting better.
Blazersedge Apr 16, 2015

Portland Trail Blazers Playoff Preview Celebrates Aldridge, Lillard

A national writer examines how the Blazers beat their opponents and vice-versa. Today Mike Prada of SB Nation took a look at the Portland Trail Blazers' fortunes in the 2014-15 season. He subtitled his overview:  Injuries strike Portland at the worst time.  Without Wesley Matthews the Blazers made a pedestrian 10-12 stretch run, but it's easy to imagine a team that started the season 30-8 doing better. Prada thinks Portland is still a threat to beat other teams mainly because of their two all stars: The Blazers have one of the league's most terrifying weapons: A player that can hit any...

Can Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum thrive in Trail Blazers backcourt?

The Trail Blazers could head into the playoff with DamianLillard and CJ McCollum as their starting guards, a duo that's still learning to play together.
Blazersedge Apr 13, 2015

How Damian Lillard Became One of the Best Finishers in the League

Lillard is finishing at an elite level by being more selective and using his quickness to set up his shots. There was a great moment in Damian Lillard’s third summer league game. He had been playing out of his mind throughout the whole exhibition and the announcers were interviewing coach Terry Sttots about the Blazers’ new point guard. A pretty typical interview up till that point, they had just finished asking Stotts for an NBA player comparison when Dame threw down a vicious one handed dunk over a foolish big man. Immediately, the announcers decided they needed to revisit the...

Damian Lillard, Trail Blazers to choose MVP and more in '2015 Players Choice Awards'

"We're the ones that play against these guys so I don't see why we wouldn't have a say," Lillard said of the new player-voted NBA awards.
Blazersedge Apr 6, 2015

Blazers vs. Nets Final Score: 106-96; Short-Handed Portland Loses in Brooklyn

Damian Lillard and Meyers Leonard had a strong game, but Portland fell in Brooklyn. Damian Lillard had 36 points, Meyers Leonard had 17 points and a career-high 15 rebounds, but the Portland Trail Blazers suffered a miserable second quarter and fell to the Brooklyn Nets, 106-96 Monday night at the Barclays Center. Despite playing with just ten players, Portland started the game hot.  CJ McCollum made the most of his first career start, scoring six on 3-of-3 shooting early on, and Lillard added nine to give Portland an eight point advantage.  Problems arose for the Blazers when Joel...

Damian Lillard helps raise money for charity

Damian Lillard set a high mark at last year's event, but was able to improve the mark by one shot in this year's Dick Hannah Toyota's Threes 4 Threes charity event in Longview, WA on Sunday afternoon.
Rip City Project Mar 30, 2015

Sneaker watch: Damian Lillard to release Raiders inspired shoe

Damian Lillard announced via Twitter that the latest edition of the adidas D Lillard 1 will be released everywhere this Friday. The shoe’s black and silver design was inspired by his favorite football team, the Oakland Raiders. Lillard often pays respects to the places that made him who he is. His Rose City edition D […] Sneaker watch: Damian Lillard to release Raiders inspired shoe - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Peachtree Hoops Mar 26, 2015

Damian Lillard calls out fan for trying to sell autographed shoes

Damian Lillard calls out fan on Twitter for trying to sell a pair of free, autographed kicks. If there is one player who loves their fans, it is Damian Lillard.  He is one of the most active NBA players through social media (2014 Social Media MVP), and he even refused to add Adidas's new boost technology to his D Lillard 1's, so that more fans would be able to afford his first signature. On March 23, Damian Lillard gave away 21 of his signature sneakers to fans at a mall in Portland.  He not only gave the shoes for free, but also took time to sign each pair and take pictures with the...
Blazersedge Mar 26, 2015

Watch Damian Lillard Throw Down on Rudy Gobert

Portland's point guard enters the lane with mean intentions and leaves a Frenchman flabbergasted. The clear highlight of the Portland Trail Blazers 92-89 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night was this amazing throw-down by Damian Lillard on one of the best shot-blockers in the NBA. Rudy Gobert looks like he wants to do something about this move, but only for a moment. Watch!
Dunking Damian Lillard keeps putting Rudy Gobert on posters

Dunking Damian Lillard keeps putting Rudy Gobert on posters

Damian Lillard doesn't dunk often, but when he does it's usually of the eye-catching variety.

Trail Blazers snap 5-game losing streak with 92-89 win over Jazz: Game rewind

Damian Lillard scored 21 of his 23 points in the second half and tied his career high with 12 assists.

Damian Lillard scolds fan for selling his autographed Adidas sneakers

Damian Lillard surprised fans with a visit to a local Footlocker so he could pass out free pairs of his autographed D Lillard 1 'Florist City' sneakers on Monday, and he is chastising one fan took advantage of that opportunity to make a profit off of his signature.

Damian Lillard isn't fatigued, Stephen Curry as the next Steve Nash: Game day links

Damian Lillard says he isn't tired, Stephen Curry could be the next Steve Nash and more Blazers and Warriors news ahead of tonight's 7:30 p.m. tipoff.

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