Name: Damian Lillard
Position: Guard
Sport: Basketball
Event(s): Men's 5x5
Height: 6-2
DOB: 7/15/1990
Birthplace: Oakland, Calif.
Hometown: Oakland, Calif.
High School: Oakland High School (Oakland, Calif.) ‘08
College: Weber State University ‘12, Technical Sales
Team/Club: Portland Trail Blazers
Coach(es): Terry Stotts
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020); one-time Olympic medalist (1 gold)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, gold
Other Career Highlights
  • Named as a finalist for the 2021 USA National Team and U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Team on March 11, 2021
  • Named as the NBA's 2021 Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year
  • Named as a finalist for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Team on Feb. 10, 2016
  • Named as a finalist for the 2014 USA National Team on Aug. 5, 2014
  • Played in two exhibition games during the 2014 USA National Team Tour; Recorded 7 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 1 steal in 24 minutes of action in the USA's 105-62 win against Dominican Republic
  • Named All-NBA first team (2018), second team (2016, 2019, 2020 and 2021) and third team (2014)
  • Competed in his ninth NBA season in 2020-2021, all with the Portland Trail Blazers
Personal: Son of Gina Johnson and Houston Lillard...Has one sister, LaNae and one brother, Houston, who earned a football scholarship to Southeast Missouri State after playing football in the junior college level at Laney College…Wears No. 0 for the Trail Blazers in honor of the town he grew up in, Oakland, the town where he played in college, Ogden, Utah, and the state where he plays in the NBA, Oregon.