Trail Blazers Vs. Nets Game Thread
Needless to say, Damian Lillard loves playing on national television. Who can forget his 29 points, 7 assists, 6 rebound performance against the Spurs? And recently, his 26 point, 10 assist showing against the Knicks. Wednesday's game will be televised on ESPN and look for Dame to put on a show, especially against another top point guard in Deron Williams. The opening minutes of the game are crucial. Williams is one of the bigger point guards in the league and if he decides to go right at the rook from the jump, it is imperative for Dame to not get into early foul trouble. It'll be important for Lillard to get going early and often in order to get his rhythm going. With the way Nicolas Batum has been passing it lately, it will allow Dame to be more comfortable in looking for his own shot as Batum can act as another facilitator out there on the hardwood.
So Rip City, what are your keys to victory? Continue>>>