Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard Releases New Track Called 'They Sleep'

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistFebruary 17, 2016

When Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard isn't putting in work on the court or in the gym, there's a good chance the rapping hoopster known as Dame D.O.L.L.A. is working on some slick rhymes.

Lillard has made it known over the years that he loves spitting out bars in his free time. He has created some songs (such as here and here) that have received strong reviews, with many believing he could easily be in the music industry if he really wanted.

In his latest track, "They Sleep", Lillard keeps it real:

Although the Trail Blazers guard wishes he would just get the respect he feels he has earned, Lillard has used the doubters and snubs to create some serious heat in the recording studio.

[SoundCloud]

Related

    Steph Scolded by Mom for Outburst 😂

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Steph Scolded by Mom for Outburst 😂

    Timothy Rapp
    via Bleacher Report

    Steph Got His Groove Back 💦

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Steph Got His Groove Back 💦

    Will Gottlieb
    via Bleacher Report

    The Hell of Being Heckled in the NBA

    NBA logo
    NBA

    The Hell of Being Heckled in the NBA

    Dave Schilling
    via Bleacher Report

    Free Agents Who Need a Change of Scenery

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Free Agents Who Need a Change of Scenery

    Zach Buckley
    via Bleacher Report