Damian Lillard Biography
(American Professional Basketball Player Who Plays as a Point Guard)
Birthday: July 15, 1990 (Cancer)
Born In: Oakland, California, United States
Damian Lillard is a famous American ‘National Basketball Association’ (NBA) player who plays for the ‘Portland Trail Blazers.’ During his college days, he led the ‘Weber State Wildcats,’ earning two ‘Big Sky Player of the Year’ awards and becoming the second-highest scorer in ‘Weber State’ history. He started his professional career with the ‘Trail Blazers’ and won the ‘NBA Rookie of the Year Award’ to announce his entry into the professional circle. He signed a US$ 120-million contract for five years with his team. Soon, he became the fastest player, in the history of ‘NBA,’ to have scored 600 three-pointers and a career-high of 51 points in a game. Despite several injuries, Lillard holds the present record of the fastest player to score 10,000 points in professional basketball. He is the recipient of the ‘Magic Johnson Award’ and is a respected basketball celebrity in the US. Besides basketball, he is a rapper and a hip-hop artist who has released two successful albums and a number of singles. His social media handle, ‘4-Bar Friday’ provides a platform for rappers to upload their videos on ‘Instagram.’ He also has a signature shoe line, known as ‘Adidas Dame,’ which is dedicated to his love for skating as a child. This young basketball player has everything going for him.