Damian Lillard

American professional basketball player (born 1990)

Damian Lamonte Ollie Lillard Sr. (born July 15, 1990[1]) is a professional basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Damian Lillard
Lillard with the Portland Trail Blazers in 2021
No. 0 – Portland Trail Blazers
PositionPoint guard
Personal information
Born (1990-07-15) July 15, 1990 (age 33)
Oakland, California, U.S.
Listed height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school
CollegeWeber State (2008–2012)
NBA draft2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6th overall
Selected by the Portland Trail Blazers
Playing career2012–present
Career history
2012–presentPortland Trail Blazers
Career highlights and awards

In 2014, he made a game winning buzzer beater in game 6 against the Houston Rockets to help the Blazers win the playoff series. It was the first time the Blazers had won a playoff series in 14 years.

He has been selected twice for the NBA All-Star Game. In 2014, he became the first player ever to compete in all 5 All-Star Weekend events. He competed in the 3-Point Contest, Slam Dunk Contest, Skills Challenge, Rising Stars Challenge, and the All-Star Game.

References Edit

  1. "Damian Lillard NBA.com profile". NBA.com. Retrieved November 3, 2019.