There has been loads of discuss tremendous groups within the NBA as of late. While some gamers are keen to depart their present scenario to chase a title, others aren’t so wanting to do the identical and would moderately win a championship proper the place they’re. One of these gamers is Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard, who spoke about why he needs to remain put in Portland.
“It will have an effect on plenty of different folks,” Lillard informed Yahoo Sports. “Like I am saying, I do wish to win a championship however there’s different stuff which means extra to me. It’s nearly like I am not keen to promote myself out for that as a substitute of impacting this.”
Lillard added that his determination has quite a bit to do together with his legacy and the way he needs to be remembered by his friends.
“I wish to win a championship, I compete to win a championship, however I’ve realized that it is about so many different issues. I believe lots of people let you know simply since you exit and win a championship … And then they appear again and so they’re like ‘man, this occurred due to that, this occurred due to that.’ When my profession is over and I do know the relationships that I am gonna have, I’ll know the individuals who knew I used to be stable with them … That I did it the appropriate manner.”
The Trail Blazers are presently fourth within the Western Conference with a document of 34-23.