Damian Lillard sputtered in Sunday's Game 1 with 14 points on 5-of-21 shooting, eight rebounds and three assists, missing all six of his 3-point attempts without any defensive stats.
Damian Lillard said he will "show up" on defense in the playoffs.
Damian Lillard will likely see close to his normal share of minutes vs. the Mavericks on Wednesday.
The Blazers could have their regular starters play limited minutes on Monday, according to team reporter Casey Holdahl.
Damian Lillard scored 28 points with five boards, five assists, two steals and three 3-pointers vs. the Jazz on Saturday.
Damian Lillard made 14-of-26 from the field for 36 points against the Nets on Monday with four rebounds, two assists, one block and six 3-pointers.
Coach Terry Stotts said he is not planning on resting players beyond Monday.
Damian Lillard scored 19 points with one rebound, four assists and four turnovers during a 99-90 win over the Pelicans on Saturday.
Damian Lillard scored 20 points during a 107-77 win over the Lakers on Friday with three rebounds, five assists, two steals and four 3-pointers in 28 minutes.
Damian Lillard had 18 points, 10 assists and three 3-pointers in Wednesday's loss to the Clippers.
Damian Lillard ended his brief slump on Monday against the Suns, making 7-of-14 from the field for 19 points with four rebounds, seven assists, one steal and two 3-pointers.
Damian Lillard made 4-of-11 from the field for eight points with three boards, 10 assists, one steal and three turnovers in 30 minutes against the Nuggets on Saturday.
Damian Lillard scored a team-high 29 points vs. the Warriors on Tuesday, sinking 9-of-21 FGs and 5-of-5 FTs with six 3-pointers, seven rebounds, five assists, one steal and one block.
Damian Lillard refused to use fatigue as an excuse for the Blazers' recent struggles.