Sports Lillard named NBA 2K21 cover athlete
Lillard doubts that all players will follow bubble rules
Damian Lillard's Portland Trail Blazers have their work cut out for them; when the NBA season restarts on July 30 with an eight-game seeding phase, the ninth-seeded Blazers will be focused on staying within four games of the No. 8 seed Memphis Grizzlies - close enough to trigger play-in games - and ahead of the four teams below Portland in the Western Conference standings. However, Lillard doubts that all of his fellow NBA players will be so single-minded, and he suggested they could test the sanctity of the league's so-called campus environment at Walt Disney World."My confidence ain't great," Lillard said with a laugh Wednesday, according to ESPN's Royce Young.
Dame D.O.L.L.A. has secured another bag.
point guard announced Tuesday that he's the cover athlete for the NBA 2K21 video game.
“I made it. I’m going to be on the cover of 2K.”
Our own— Stadium (@Stadium) sits down for an exclusive interview with , the new 21 cover athlete.
"It's one of those things that's like a signature shoe - everybody just don't get it," Lillard said. "To be able to join the lineup of players that have been on the cover of 2K, it's an honor."
Lillard was averaging a career-high 28.9 points and 7.8 assists before the NBA suspended play March 11.
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