Latest Damian Lillard News

Lillard out at least 10 days with abdominal pain

Dec. 01, 2021 18:27 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard is out for at least 10 days because of lower abdominal tendinopathy. Lillard missed Tuesday night's victory over the Detroit Pistons with the condition. An MRI confirmed the diagnosis, the Blazers...

Trail Blazers snap 3-game skid with 110-92 win over Detroit

Dec. 01, 2021 01:37 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ben McLemore found out when he came to the Moda Center on Tuesday afternoon that he'd likely be seeing playing time for the Trail Blazers. With Portland missing several players, McLemore had 17 points off the bench and the Blazers handed the...

Mitchell, Gobert lift Jazz over Blazers 129-107

Nov. 30, 2021 00:50 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell says when the ball moves and the thinking stops, the Utah Jazz really shine. “Aggressive decision making,” Mitchell said. “When you start to think too much, that’s when the turnovers and the mistakes come in.” ...

Curry scores 32 points as Warriors top Trail Blazers 118-103

Nov. 27, 2021 01:45 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry took a few minutes after another spectacular performance to return to the court and cheer up emotional teammate Klay Thompson when his Splash Brother needed some moral support. The Golden State Warriors are counting the days until the...

Kings hold off Blazers 125-121 in tech-filled game

Nov. 25, 2021 01:44 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — De’Aaron Fox scored 21 points before being ejected in the fourth quarter, Marvin Bagley III made a clutch 3-pointer with 30 seconds remaining and the Sacramento Kings held off the Portland Trail Blazers 125-121 on Wednesday night. Buddy Hield...

Lillard has season-high 39 points, Trail Blazers beat 76ers

Nov. 21, 2021 01:58 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored a season-high 39 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 118-111 on Saturday night. The All-Star guard, fighting his way out of a slump early in the season, was 10 for 21 from the field and made...

Lillard rallies Blazers to 112-107 victory over Bulls

Nov. 18, 2021 01:35 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Larry Nance Jr. certainly heard the home fans chanting his name when he sank a pair of free throws with 12 seconds left to help the Trail Blazers beat the Bulls. “It was incredible,” Nance said. “You know, it's only Game 16 here for me. So I...

McCollum scores 29 as Trail Blazers beat Raptors 118-113

Nov. 16, 2021 01:47 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — If only the Trail Blazers could figure out why they're successful at home but struggle on the road. CJ McCollum had 29 points and Damian Lillard added 24 to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 118-113 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Monday...

Jokic has 28 points, Nuggets rout Trail Blazers, 124-95

Nov. 14, 2021 23:49 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic just missed out on his third straight triple-double, finishing with 28 points, nine rebounds and nine assists, and the Denver Nuggets spoiled Chauncey Billups' return with a 124-95 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night. ...

Trail Blazers get first road win, beating Rockets 104-92

Nov. 12, 2021 23:22 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 20 points, CJ McCollum added 17 and the Portland Trail Blazers cruised past the Houston Rockets 104-92 on Friday night, finally getting their first road victory of the season. “It’s an easy story to tell, like, ‘Aww, they...