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  1. Wall on All-NBA teams snub: More motivationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CBS Sports

    It's usually a little funny when All-Stars play the "I'm overlooked" card, but Washington Wizards guard John Wall has a reason to do so. Wall, who was arguably the second best player in the Eastern Conference this season, was not named to any of the three All-NBA teams on Thursday.

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  2. 2015 NBA Draft Combine Preview: Watch for Harrell, Upshaw, Ashley, Tokoto and moreRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Bright Side of the Sun

    This week marks the official start of the pre-draft process. The NBA Combine started yesterday and will run through Sunday, with Thursday and Friday being televised on NBA TV and ESPN.

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  3. Damian Lillard Shares Special Bond With His MotherRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Blazers Edge

    Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard moved his mom and younger sister to Portland when he was drafted in 2012. NBA.com contributor Ian Thomsen spoke with Lillard recently about his relationship with his mother, their bond that was forged as he was growing up in Oakland, Calif., his path to NBA stardom and more.

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  4. A closer look at five-team field for Far West Classic Invite: Oregon State Beavers rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | OregonLive.com

    On Thursday, news surfaced that Oregon State is helping bring the Far West Classic back to Portland. Here is a closer look at the five teams participating in the event, which runs Dec 18-19 at the Moda Center.

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  5. Trail Blazers' Wesley Matthews to serve as guest analyst on NBA-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | OregonLive.com

    During his five seasons with the Trail Blazers, Wesley Matthews has developed into one of the go-to guys for the media -- a player who speaks his mind and gives sharp, honest and sometimes funny quotes. He'll take that ability a step further Saturday when he does a stint as guest analyst on NBA-TV.

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  6. Steph Curry rewrote recruiting's rules en route to NBA MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Sporting News

    When college basketball recruiting was less stratified and homogeneous, the notion of a Steph Curry was not so terrifically unusual. Even as late as 2006, the NBA MVP was a product of the basketball powerhouse known as a Santa Clara.

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  7. Portland Trail Blazers Will Offer Damian Lillard A Max ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Rant Sports

    Rumors have come out that Damian Lillard will exercise his fifth-year option with the Portland Trail Blazers and go for the max contract extension. The Blazers will give him this money, and I think that is a great decision.

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  8. Damian Lillard returns to WSU to claim degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Damian Lillard, point guard for the Portland Trail Blazers, center, hugs his mother Gina Johnson at a press conference at the Dee Events Center before he received his diploma at the Weber State commencement ceremony Friday May 1. Lillard is graduating with a degree in professional sales. He was six credits shy of graduating when he was drafted in 2012, but polished off his classes in the offseason.

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  9. Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard Gives Heartfelt Speech at His College GraduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | BleacherReport

    After leaving Weber State prior to his senior season, the point guard continued his studies when time allowed during his first three years with the Portland Trail Blazers. A few days after getting bounced from the first round of the playoffs by the Memphis Grizzlies, Lillard graduated with a degree in professional sales and spoke at his graduation.

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  10. Trail Blazers' Lillard receives college degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Amarillo.com

    Gina Johnson was rooting hard for the Portland Trail Blazers to upset the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Damian Lillard is her son, so she didn't have much of a choice.

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  11. Damian Lillard graduates from Weber State: Video and photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | OregonLive.com

    Gina Johnson was rooting hard for the Portland Trail Blazers to upset the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Damian Lillard is her son, so she didn't have much of a choice.

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  12. LaMarcus Aldridge eyeing move to Spurs or Mavs? Damian Lillard graduates: Trail Blazers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Oregonian

    As the summer of uncertainty begins for the Portland Trail Blazers , much of the offseason rumor mill is zeroing in on free agent big man, and franchise pillar, LaMarcus Aldridge . ESPN's Marc Stein indicates LaMarcus Aldridge could already be considering a move to sign with a team in his home state of Texas, one that already has pieces to put around him for a championship push.

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  13. Damian Lillard receives college degree at Weber StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Columbian

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard hugs his mother Gina Johnson at a news conference at the commencement exercises at Weber State Friday in Ogden, Utah. Lillard graduated with a degree in professional sales from the College of Applied Science.

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  14. Lillard receives degree from Weber St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | NBA.com

    Damian Lillard is her son, so she didn't have much of a choice. "I was more focused on him getting here to this graduation," Johnson said.

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  15. Trail Blazersa Damian Lillard receives college degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Gina Johnson was rooting hard for the Portland Trail Blazers to upset the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Damian Lillard is her son, so she didn't have much of a choice.

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  16. Blazers' Lillard earns degree from Weber StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | ESPN

    As he heads into another playoff matchup against LeBron, Derrick Rose likes his team's chances but says there are "no excuses." For the Spurs, it's possible it all could come down to Game 7. The Duncan-Ginobili-Parker-Popovich quartet could be one loss away from breaking up.

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  17. Damian Lillard goes back for degree from Weber StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sporting News

    The All-Star Trail Blazers point guard graduated from Weber State University on Friday with a bachelor of science degree in professional sales. He spoke briefly to his fellow graduates before addressing the media.

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  18. Graduation day: NBA star Damian Lillard gets his degree from Weber StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Deseret News

    After all, the Portland Trail Blazers' stellar point guard was named the NBA Rookie of the Year in 2013, only the fourth player in league history to be selected for the award unanimously. Lillard was also an NBA All-Star in 2014 and '15 and, before that, the former Weber State standout was chosen Big Sky Conference Player of the Year in 2010 and '12 and was a three-time All-Big Sky first team selection and the league's Freshman of the Year in 2009.

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  19. Portland Trail Blazer Damian Lillard addresses fellow graduates at Weber State University graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard dribbles the ball, as Utah Jazz point guard Jamaal Tinsley defends, in NBA action, as the Jazz faced the Portland Trailblazers, at EnergySolutions Arena, Monday, April 1, 2013. The Salt Lake Tribune) Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard dribbles the ball, as Utah Jazz point guard Jamaal Tinsley defends, in NBA action, as the Jazz faced the Portland Trailblazers, at EnergySolutions Arena, Monday, April 1, 2013.

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  20. Damian Lillard gives commencement speech at Weber StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Contra Costa Times

    Damian Lillard, the NBA all-star guard from Oakland High and the Portland Trail Blazers, is delivering the commencement address at Weber State University on Friday. In addition to speaking before several thousand students and their families at the school in Ogden, Utah, Lillard will receive his diploma in professional sales at the College of Applied Science & Technology.

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