• Damian Lillard circles back on Twitter to make fan’s day, remind us he’s a good egg

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Aug 1, 2013
    Well played, Damian Lillard. I said not right now let me finish shopping. I feel bad now Damian Lillard August 1, 2013 On Wednesday night, Damian Lillard sent a tweet about how awful he felt after telling a fan he couldn’t take a picture while he was shopping. That's the situation Damian Lillard found himself in on Wednesday night, and the Portland Trail Blazers point guard and reigning NBA Rookie of the Year just couldn't get himself past the knowledge that he bummed a young dude out: What happened next is proof that Lillard is a true gentleman, even as a precocious NBA star. Big up yourself, Damian, and congrats on nailing down a story and meet-and-greet that'll make you the envy of your peer group, Siros. But the loss of anonymity can have some less-than desirable affects for the players themselves as they’re bombarded by fans and groupies who can instantly pick them out of a crowd, and can sometimes become dangerously aggressive in their pursuit.
    Source: yahoo.com
    • Best of NBA Twitter: Damian Lillard Makes A Portland Trail Blazers Fan Very Happy

      Damian Lillard was the unanimous Rookie of the Year in 2013, but he hasn’t let the fame and success on an NBA hardwood go to his head. One Portland Trail Blazers fan, Siros Aredestani, met Dame last night, but wasn’t able to get a picture with the Portl…
      Source: dimemag.com

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