Reaction To Anfernee Simons Game-Winner To Spoil Damian Lillard’s Return To Portland

750 The Game Staff

Anfernee Simons hit a clutch runner with 17.1 seconds remaining to help lift the Trail Blazers past Damian Lillard and the Milwaukee Bucks 119-116 in Lillard’s return to Portland on Wednesday night.

Lillard was greeted with a standing ovation by the fans at Moda Center. He finished with 25 points on 9-of-23 shooting and 3-of-13 from 3-pt range. He also had 7 assists and 6 rebounds and a steal.

Some of the social media reaction captured the emotion of the return of one of greatest athletes in Portland history.