Here’s a snippet of their thoughts:
Lillard has exceeded all expectations in his first two seasons in the NBA. A few years ago, Lillard was playing for little Weber State, toiling in obscurity in Ogden, UT since he didn’t receive any scholarship offers from major programs when he was in high school. Now, he has taken the league by storm and become a household name quicker than even the most optimistic Blazers fans expected.
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"Damian Lillard played 24 minutes off the bench. He scored seven points on 3 of 8 shooting, including one three-pointer, and had three rebounds, three assists, one steal and four turnovers. He also had at least one play worthy of the highlight reel (see video above)"
Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard — 2013 Rising Stars Challenge
Damian Lillard directs traffic during the USA’s practice on Aug. 19.
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