Damian Lillard says he ran out of gas and had weak legs during last year's playoff loss to the Spurs, but he worked to fix the problem over the summer.
The Trail Blazers have picked up Damian Lillard's fourth-year option.
Damian Lillard will be brought back to team USA if another player drops out of the FIBA World Cup, according to Chris Haynes of Comcast SportsNet.
Damian Lillard will be on the cover of EA Sports' NBA Live 15.
Being cut from the Team USA roster has motivated Damian Lillard, and he will use the dismissal to fan the flames this upcoming season.
Damian Lillard did not make Team USA for the FIBA World Cup following Friday's exhibition vs. Puerto Rico.
Damian Lillard would be thrilled if he made the final 12-man, Team USA roster.
Damian Lillard said Matt Barnes told him his defense will be the key to making the Team USA roster.
Gary Payton said that Damian Lillard needs to work on his defense.
LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard were both named to the All-NBA Third Team on Wednesday, alongside Goran Dragic, Paul George and Al Jefferson.
Damian Lillard said he is committed to USA Basketball and will be focusing on his conditioning this summer during his exit interview on Friday.
Damian Lillard scored 25 points on 11-of-21 shooting (including two threes) with four rebounds and five assists in the Blazers' 103-92 Game 4 win over the Spurs on Monday.
Damian Lillard hit a game-winning 3-point with 0.9 seconds left on the clock to eliminate the Rockets in the Blazers' 99-98 Game 6 win on Friday.
Damian Lillard put on a blow-by clinic during a tough loss to the Rockets on Friday, shooting 9-of-16 from the field for 30 points with six boards, six assists, one steal and four 3-pointers.