1. Fantasy Basketball 2015: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Top Team Names to Consider

    The start of the 2015-16 NBA season is on the horizon, which means it's officially time for prospective fantasy basketball owners to start poring over stats and evaluating which players could serve as the best cornerstones for their franchises...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 35,015 reads 48 comments

  2. Damian Lillard Reps the Bay Area in Latest Installment of '4 Bar Friday'

    Damian Lillard , otherwise known as Dame DOLLA, is back at it. The Portland Trail Blazers point guard represented the Bay Area in a freestyle rap via Instagram on Friday in spirit ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 months ago 7,290 reads 7 comments

  3. Damian Lillard Drops 1st Live Rap Verse at Portland Hip-Hop Show

    Damian Lillard —excuse me, "Dame DOLLA "—took his rap forays to the next level Wednesday night with a live performance at the Holocene nightclub in Portland...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 9 months ago 43,518 reads 100 comments

  4. This Is When the NBA Finds Out About the Real Damian Lillard

    Despite a superstar profile and plenty of early-career accolades, Damian Lillard hasn't yet shown the NBA who he truly is. This year, stripped of a supporting cast and saddled with unquestioned alpha status, he will...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 55,801 reads 60 comments

  5. Which Top NBA Stars Will Take a Step Back in 2015-16?

    Improvement and decline are not always linear things. Young players don't just get better and better by the same amount every year until they reach a certain age and then get worse and worse by the same amount every year...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 10 months ago 75,376 reads 302 comments

  6. Damian Lillard Drops New Song, Shouts Out Steph Curry and Russell Westbrook

    After a few quiet months, Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard —who goes by Dame DOLLA (Different on Levels the Lord Allows) on the mic—resurfaced Monday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 123,715 reads 193 comments

  7. Damian Lillard Takes Commercial Flight to Summer League After $120M Extension

    Breaking news, everyone: Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard is an actual human being...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 184,521 reads 115 comments

  8. Damian Lillard, Blazers Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Damian Lillard announced on Thursday that he agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers: The star point guard was originally signed through next season, set to make $4...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 50,775 reads 191 comments

  9. Is Damian Lillard Ready to Be Portland Trail Blazers' Franchise Centerpiece?

    UPDATE on July 2 at 6 pm ET by Adam Fromal Damian Lillard is locked into Rip City throughout the foreseeable future. According to Yahoo Sports' Marc J...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 17,812 reads 54 comments

  10. Latest News and Notes as NBA Free Agency 2015 Opens

    NBA free agency kicked off at midnight on the east coast and it has already been a wild ride, with multiple top-level players inking deals...

    Dan Ferrara Written by Dan Ferrara about 11 months ago 1,602 reads 0 comments

  11. Damian Lillard Agrees to 5-Year Extension with Portland Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers have inked Damian Lillard to a long-term max contract. Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports reports the deal is expected to be for five years and between $125 million and $129 million...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 104,449 reads 101 comments