Damian Lillard has created history by becoming the 6 th player in the history of NBA with multiple 60-point games. His 61 points are a new franchise record. Damian Lillard joins the list of James Harden, Tracy McGrady, David Robinson and Michael Jordan with 60 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists since the merger of NBA and ABA.
Lillard Damian who has played 11 th 50+ point game in his career during a regular season shares the title with Wilt Chamberlain to be the only two players in NBA history who have had three or more 60-point games in a single season. Dallas was defeated by Portland 134-131 as the team is all set to play in a game to get into the play offs.
Stotts said that Dame was showing a lot of resolve and added that nobody wanted to come into the bubble and make the playoffs as much as Dame wanted. Stotts also said that the leadership of Dame and his game speaks for itself and that he was pulling the team along.
Lillard Damian is the 12 th player in the history of the NBA to score 50 points in back to back games after dropping 51. It is Dame’s third 60+ point game in this season which makes him the only other players besides Wilt Chamberlain to have 60 + points this season.
Lillard had scored 61 points in a crucial must win game for the Blazers which were played two days after he led the Blazers against the sixers with a meager 51 points. It will the Blazers who will take on the Brooklyn Nets in their final game of the regular season.
@ESPNStatsInfo states that Lillard is now upto to 61 pts tonight in the Blazers-Mavs Hence, let us wait and watch for more updates.