The rumors started early in the off-season and on Sunday it happened.
The Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard agreed to a 4-year, $196 million contract extension.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 30, 2019
The final year of the contract is a $54.3 million (!!!) player option, according to ESPN. To put it plainly, Lillard got PAID.
Breaking: The Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard have agreed to a 4-year, $196 million extension. (first reported by The Athletic, confirmed by ESPN) pic.twitter.com/LZGkIfIYlD
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 30, 2019