Damian Lillard Injury: Updates on Trail Blazers Star’s Ankle and Return

October 10th, 2015 by Tyler Conway Leave a reply »

Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard has a sore left ankle that kept him out of the team's preseason game against the Sacramento Kings on Saturday. 

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Lillard Returns to Practice  Sunday, Oct. 11 Mike Richman of The Oregonian noted the point guard did not go through the full session and is listed as questionable for the team's next preseason game against the Utah Jazz.

Lillard Comments on Injured Ankle Saturday, Oct. 10 "It’s more precautionary than anything else," Lillard said, per Casey Holdahl of TrailBlazers.com. "I tweaked it a little bit against (Sacramento) the first game and then last game I tweaked it again. I don't want it to be a lingering thing, something that just keeps going on, so I’m just going to get it 100 percent."

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