Damian Lillard named to 1st Team All-NBA for the first time
PORTLAND, Ore. —
Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard was named to the 1st Team All-NBA Thursday, making him one of only 3 Trail Blazers to have been named to the prestigious team.
Lillard joins the ranks of NBA superstars LeBron James, James Harden, Anthony Davis and Kevin Durant on the 1st Team All-NBA for the 2017-2018 season.
Lillard averaged 26.9 points, 4.5 rebounds, 6.6 assists, 1.05 steals and 36.6 minutes last season.
Lillard was named to the 2nd Team for the 2015-2016 season and the 3rd team for the 2013-2014 season.
Previous Trail Blazer greats who have been named to the 1st Team All-NBA in years past are Bill Walton and Clyde Drexler.