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  1. Villanova's Mikal Bridges is the rare four-year player destined to be an NBA lottery pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | USA Today

    ... who spent four years in college and are lottery picks don't pan out in the NBA, some do, including Portland's Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum. Kris Dunn, Buddy Hield and Taurean Prince were the fifth, sixth and 12th picks in the 2016 draft, proving ...

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  2. 2018 NBA Draft Player Profile: Chandler HutchisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | SLC Dunk

    ... coach at Weber State, and played a critical role in player development while there - specifically with Damian Lillard , who Jazz fans are familiar with). Hutchison is versatile, with few real holes in his game, and his all-around game would fit in ...

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  3. Portland Trail Blazers to start pre-draft workouts FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Rip City Project

    ... love with Chandler Hutchison. He's a two-way, lengthy wing fitting all of the team's needs. He trained with Damian Lillard in previous offseasons, as well as worked with Lillard's player development coach from Weber State. However, Hutchison backed ...

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  4. Walton, Drexler, Lillard: A look at the Trail Blazers' First Team All-NBA starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Rip City Project

    APRIL 01: Damian Lillard #0 of the Portland Trail Blazers during pregame against the Memphis Grizzlies at Moda Center on April 1, 2018 in Portland, Oregon.NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. When the league released the list of 2017-2018 All-NBA players, Rip City had yet one more reason to bow down before the greatness that is Damian Lillard.

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  5. Damian Lillard Denies Report He Wanted Meeting with Blazers Owner Paul AllenRead the original story

    Friday May 25 | BleacherReport

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard issued a strong retort Friday to a report alleging he requested a meeting with Blazers owner Paul Allen. On Thursday, John Canzano of the Oregonian reported Lillard sought another conversation with Allen about the direction of the franchise.

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  6. Suns' top choice? ESPN Euro expert Fran Fraschilla would take Deandre Ayton at No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | The Arizona Republic

    ... small forward. My NBA friends always tell me you are the position you can guard. There's no way he can guard Damian Lillard or Russell Westbrook." In the end, Fraschilla thinks Doncic will be a "high-level NBA player and sometime All-Star." And ...

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  7. Chandler Hutchison gives Blazers another Damian Lillard in draftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Rip City Project

    APRIL 14: Damian Lillard #0 of the Portland Trail Blazers speaks with a referee during the game against the New Orleans Pelicans in Game One of Round One of the 2018 NBA Playoffs on April 14, 2018 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  8. Kentucky Basketball: NBA Playoff UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | A Sea of Blue

    ... a double-double of 11.4 points and 13.9 assists this postseason. That's not to mention his defense on Damian Lillard in the first round was at its peak. The Pelicans will need that same mindset from Rondo in Game 4. Game 4 of the Pelicans' series ...

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  9. Top NBA draft prospects, No. 9: Mavs unlikely to be the team that...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    ... rapid fashion. Our thoughts: This is a league that loves flash, and this is a player who could either become Damian Lillard or Elfrid Payton. There's a lot of risk and potentially a lot of reward. This guy has so much upside that somebody in the ...

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  10. Lillard's Jersey Among NBA's Best-SellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Blazers Edge

    The start of the NBA Playoffs has been rough for both the Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard , but that was well after Portland's leading man turned in a memorable 2017-18 campaign. Thanks to his work on and off the court, Lillard has become one of the most recognizable faces in today's NBA.

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  11. Jerry Colangelo sees Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell as part of USA Basketball's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Deseret News

    Some of the NBA's biggest stars such as LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and former Weber State star Damian Lillard were announced Friday for the 2018-20 USA Men's National Team. Although no Utah Jazz players were selected among the 35 picked for Team USA, managing director Jerry Colangelo said the committee is certainly keeping their eyes on the team's young rising star in Donovan Mitchell .

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  12. Damian Lillard: I'm Going to Be Smart After Suffering Ankle Injury vs. MavericksRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2018 | BleacherReport

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard suffered an ankle injury during Tuesday's loss to the Dallas Mavericks and was carted back to the locker room, per Jason Quick of NBC Sports Northwest. With just four games remaining in the regular season, he acknowledged after the game he isn't going to try to be a hero.

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  13. Should Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard be in the MVP discussion?...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | OregonLive.com

    Shortly after scoring 76 points to lead Portland to back-to-back wins earlier this week, Trail Blazers All-Star Damian Lillard said he felt he was having his best season yet as a pro in his sixth year out of Weber State. Hard to argue when Lillard has already posted the most prolific scoring month in franchise history and just secured the best 10-game scoring stretch in Blazers history, all while guiding Portland to eight straight wins and a rise up to third in the Western Conference standings.

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  14. Does Damian Lillard Get Enough Credit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | CBS Local

    ... of the conversation, even though he has been nothing short of amazing over the last two and a half seasons. Damian Lillard, despite averaging over 25.0 points per game since the start of the 2015-16 season, continues to be one of the most overlooked ...

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  15. Davis for MVP? Looking at the Former Wildcat's ChancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | A Sea of Blue

    ... is having a career-year in efficiency and his running mate Kevin Durant could certainly make a case as well. Damian Lillard , who just made his first all-star game appearance, has his Blazers as the third seed in the West and is clearly the driving ...

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  16. Former Weber State star Damian Lillard follows Big Sky basketball,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    From his days playing ball an a lightly recruited high-schooler in Oakland to his time as a big fish in a small pond at Weber State through his years with the small-market Portland Trail Blazers, Lillard has had the proverbial chip on his shoulder, always itching to prove doubters wrong. Loyalty, too, is an important quality for Lillard.

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  17. Top 25 this Week: League tourneys set to impact NCAA seedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... ther and her 7-year-old son, who were found dead just feet from the front door of a Northern California condo Damian Lillard scored 19 of his 39 points

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  18. UNC coach could be a fit at CSURead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Daily Camera

    ... resume for the UNC job included a litany of impressive accomplishments: recruiting future NBA lottery pick Damian Lillard to Weber State (and likely another in Boise State's Chandler Hutchison), three NCAA Tournament appearances and the reputation ...

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  19. Why Northern Colorado's Jeff Linder might fit as Colorado State head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Denver Post

    ... resume for the UNC job included a litany of impressive accomplishments: recruiting future NBA lottery pick Damian Lillard to Weber State (and likely another in Boise State's Chandler Hutchison), three NCAA Tournament appearances and the reputation ...

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  20. Weber State point guard Jerrick Harding is program's latest diamond in the roughRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... d season still weeks away: identification with program legend and current Portland Trail Blazers' point guard Damian Lillard. When asked about the

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