Lillard (groin strain) will sit out All-Star Weekend

Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard said he will skip All-Star Weekend after suffering a right groin strain on a drive to the basket during Portland’s 111-104 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday. – NBA

Lillard adds to historic run with 51-point night

Said Carmelo Anthony of his teammate: “What he’s doing, we haven’t seen that in a long time.” – NBA

Lillard torches Nets for 60, but Blazers fall again

Damian Lillard scored a career-high 60 points for Portland in the Trail Blazers’ 119-115 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night. – NBA

Stotts credits Lillard for key coach’s challenge

Blazers coach Terry Stotts says Damian Lillard adamantly lobbied for him to challenge a foul call with 8.4 seconds remaining. Portland went on to beat Dallas after the foul was overturned on review. – NBA

Lillard raps at Shaq: ‘Kobe won you them rings’

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard responded to Shaquille O’Neal’s rap song with one of his own that suggests the Hall of Fame center rode on the coattails of his teammates throughout his career. – NBA

Russ gets better of Lillard in chippy Game 3 win

With OKC backed into a virtual must-win, Russell Westbrook cranked up his intensity Friday night, scoring 33 points and aiming plenty of trash talk at Blazers star Damian Lillard as the Thunder took Game 3. – TOP