Damian Lillard shines at All-Star Weekend
February 21, 2023 10:09AM PST
Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard had himself a nice weekend.
Invited to the NBA All Star Game for the seventh time in his career, Lillard made his presence felt at the weekend’s festivities, hitting the game-winner (for the second time in three years), making a 3-pointer from beyond half-court, and winning the 3-point shootout.
On Saturday, Lillard had a strong final round in the 3-point contest to top defending champion Buddy Hield:
In Sunday’s game, this happened:
Then, to win the game for team Giannis: