Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday

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Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#1 » by RealGM Wiretap » Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:50 am

Damian Lillard said he will miss the All-Star Game after straining his right groin during the Portland Trail Blazers' 111-104 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.


Terry Stotts added that Lillard will get an MRI on Thursday.


Lillard said he will also pull out of the 3-point shootout. Lillard was set to play for Team LeBron.


The Blazers' next game is on February 21st against the Pelicans.

Via ESPN

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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#2 » by lonzo_pelota » Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:56 am

Adam silver needs to have Ja Marant fill that spot
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#3 » by Psubs » Thu Feb 13, 2020 5:24 am

Does it have to be from the west? Beal? Wizards are back in the playoff hunt!
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#4 » by haste10176 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 5:39 am

lonzo_pelota wrote:Adam silver needs to have Ja Marant fill that spot



I think you mean SGA.. Ja will deserve a spot soon but SGA has been better this year..
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#5 » by tmorgan » Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:49 am

Unless he's already filling in for someone and I missed it, that spot better be Booker's. He got robbed.
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#6 » by bqmuzik » Thu Feb 13, 2020 12:45 pm

Psubs wrote:Does it have to be from the west? Beal? Wizards are back in the playoff hunt!


Yes it does,booker can fill in for both
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#7 » by Rollie » Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:02 pm

It's crazy to see a team get hit with as many injuries in a short period of time as Portland has.
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#8 » by TheCage4 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:32 pm

Dion Waiters will be LeBron’s pick.
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Re: Damian Lillard Pulls Out Of All-Star Game With Strained Groin, Will Get MRI On Thursday 

Post#9 » by Pickled Prunes » Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:10 pm

I wish I cared about the playoffs. I just hope he's back on the court when games that matter resume!

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