Monthly Archives: July 2017

Should Damian Lillard be an All-Star?

During my time at Oregon Sports News, I wrote a number of pieces about, well numbers. Specifically numbers relevant to a topic most Oregonians want to stay informed about: the Portland Trail Blazers. This particular piece focused on the question of whether or not Damian Lillard deserved the recognition shown to the likes of Kobe Bryant, DeMarcus Cousins, and LaMarcus Aldridge.

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So, did my analysis of the stats come to the conclusion that Lillard indeed was snubbed? Or, “…was this simply a case of too many talented players and not enough spots, a musical chairs game of the worst kind?” Find out for yourself!