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Damian Lillard Trade Rumors: Warriors ‘Don’t Suspect’ Star PG Wants Move to Bay Area

Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty ImagesThe Golden State Warriors don’t believe Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard would be open to joining the team via trade as both clubs look to rebound after disappointing finishes to their respective seasons. According to Marcus Thompson II of The Athletic, the Warriors have turned their attention to Washington Wizards star…

Damian Lillard Trade Rumors: Billups Fan Backlash, Roster Concerns May Lead to Exit

Steph Chambers/Getty ImagesBacklash over the Portland Trail Blazers’ negotiations with Chauncey Billups to become their next head coach could reportedly lead to Damian Lillard requesting a trade.Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reported Lillard was not consulted on the pending hire of Billups, who was accused of rape along with former teammate Ron Mercer in 1997. Concerns…

Damian Lillard: ‘Jason Kidd Is the Guy I Want’ to Replace Terry Stotts as Blazers HC

Steph Chambers/Getty ImagesPortland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard named Los Angeles Lakers assistant Jason Kidd as his preferred choice to replace Terry Stotts as the team’s head coach.”Jason Kidd is the guy I want,” Lillard told Yahoo Sports’ Chris Haynes.Stotts and the Blazers mutually agreed to part ways Friday, one day after Portland was eliminated…

Damian Lillard’s Clutch Free-Throws Help Blazers Complete Comeback vs. Heat

Jim Rassol/Associated PressThe Portland Trail Blazers got back in the win column Thursday, defeating the Miami Heat 125-122 and snapping a two-game skid.CJ McCollum’s 29-point first half got things going for Portland, but a back-and-forth game that saw 22 lead changes concluded with three free throws from Damian Lillard to get the Trailblazers in the win column…

Blazers’ Damian Lillard on Timberwolves’ Anthony Edwards: ‘Future Extra Bright’

Craig Lassig/Associated PressPortland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard spent the weekend seeing just how bright the future is for Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Edwards and offered some encouragement following Sunday’s game:Damian Lillard @Dame_LillardKeep growin bra! Future extra bright ✊🏽 https://t.co/hgmjmGnx4iPortland and Minnesota split their two contests over the weekend with the Trail Blazers winning Saturday…