1. Damian Lillard Riding Awesome Wave, but Is He an Elite Point Guard?

    On the what-have-you-done-for-me-lately grade scale, Damian Lillard 's scoring off the charts. With 59 points, 17 assists, 10 rebounds and a pair of game-winning shots over his ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 12,774 reads 118 comments

  2. Damian Lillard's Heroics Help Blazers Cement Status Among Western Elite

    There is a prevailing wisdom among some fans that the Portland Trail Blazers are a fluke. That once the dust settles on their torrid start, the big boys of the Western Conference ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 1,247 reads 1 comments

  3. 6 Takeaways from Tuesday Night's NBA Action

    The evening of Tuesday, December 17, was short on games (five total) but long on quality point guard play. In Cleveland, Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard did battle for the title of "Best Point Guard Under 25...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 10 months ago 20,101 reads 54 comments

  4. Damian Lillard's Clutch Game-Winner Puts Kyrie Irving, NBA on Notice

    Tuesday night's game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Portland Trail Blazers was an opportunity for fans to see two of the league's premier young point guards, Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard , face off...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 10 months ago 56,840 reads 244 comments

  5. Damian Lillard Hits Game-Winning 3-Pointer to Lift Blazers over Cavs

    Portland Trail Blazers sophomore point guard Damian Lillard drained a game-winning three-pointer to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers , 119-116, Tuesday...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 10 months ago 70,464 reads 212 comments

  6. Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard Headed in Very Different Directions

    Let's delve for a moment into the murky world of NBA hypotheticals , highlighting Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers and Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 10 months ago 108,566 reads 342 comments

  7. Detroit Pistons: Best Tweets from the Pistons Clash with the Trail Blazers

    The Detroit Pistons lost a hard-fought overtime battle with the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday. Detroit came up just short as Portland pulled out a 111-109 victory at The Palace...

    Nick Wiggins Written by Nick Wiggins about 10 months ago 1,112 reads 7 comments

  8. Damian Lillard Spins into Game-Winner to Top Detroit Pistons in Overtime

    Damian Lillard delivered the Portland Trail Blazers their 21st win of the season in dramatic fashion on Sunday night, dropping in a game-winning jumper against the Detroit Pistons with 0...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 50,344 reads 95 comments

  9. Ranking the Best '4-Bar Friday' Verses from NBA Stars

    The connection between rappers and NBA stars is well known at this point, but when Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard decided to dip his toes into the rap ...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 10 months ago 23,151 reads 17 comments

  10. Damian Lillard's Defense a Major Factor in Blazers' Surprising Start

    While it might be too early to tell if the Portland Trail Blazers are serious playoff contenders, there's no doubt that they have shown serious improvement from last season. Offensively, the team is on fire...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 10 months ago 2,947 reads 2 comments

  11. Which Rising NBA Stars Will Fill Void Left by Derrick Rose?

    The NBA just isn't the same without Derrick Rose . Instead of watching him produce crunch-time buckets, remarkable feats of athleticism and circus shots around the hoop, we're ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 11,951 reads 38 comments

  12. Thunder vs. Blazers: Damian Lillard Will Win Point Guard Matchup with Westbrook

    Wednesday is the first time this season the Oklahoma City Thunder and Portland Trail Blazers will clash for Northwest division supremacy...

    Cameron Clow Written by Cameron Clow about 10 months ago 2,270 reads 4 comments

  13. Indiana Pacers vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score and Analysis

    With two of the best teams in the NBA going head-to-head, basketball purists around the country were left satisfied with the tremendous efforts put forth by both sides on Monday night...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 10 months ago 11,916 reads 71 comments

  14. Chicago Bulls vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Portland Trail Blazers overcame a big halftime deficit to upend the Chicago Bulls 98-95 on a night in which Derrick Rose left the game with a knee injury in the third quarter...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 10 months ago 11,121 reads 35 comments

  15. Damian Lillard Calls Out Chris Paul, Promises Mixtape

    Every Friday on Instagram , the reigning NBA Rookie of the Year, Damian Lillard , challenges his followers to his #4BarFriday trend where they have to spit four of their best bars...

    Lance Fresh Written by Lance Fresh about 10 months ago 12,252 reads 19 comments

  16. Initial Report Card Grades for Every Key Portland Trail Blazers Player

    Without question, the Portland Trail Blazers have been the biggest surprise of the young NBA season. After struggling mightily down the stretch last season, they have stormed out of the gates and are 10-2 through the first few weeks of the season.

    Jay Wierenga Written by Jay Wierenga about 10 months ago 1,984 reads 11 comments

  17. Has Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard Progressed from Last Season?

    Last season, Damian Lillard earned Rookie of the Year honors. Now he wants to be named an NBA All-Star and he's on the ballot . Outside of Portland, though, there hasn't been much talk about Lillard...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 11 months ago 2,191 reads 7 comments

  18. Pleasant Surprises from Portland Trail Blazers' Early Slate of Games

    The Portland Trail Blazers ’ record is a pleasant surprise on its own, but what has contributed to the Blazers hot start? The Trail Blazers have taken steps in the right direction, adding the right pieces and growing as a team...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 11 months ago 1,201 reads 0 comments

  19. Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Houston Rockets pretty much controlled the entire second half in this one as they defeat the Portland Trail Blazers by a final score of 116-101. The Rockets were led by their two superstars James Harden and Dwight Howard ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 11 months ago 6,564 reads 44 comments

  20. Biggest Improvements Damian Lillard Must Make in Sophomore 2013-14 Season

    Damian Lillard didn't look like a rookie last season—not based on his play or the way he carried himself. At 22 years old, Lillard was a polished first-year guard...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 12 months ago 9,630 reads 20 comments