November 8, 2016, 10:07 pm
Damian Lillard led all scorers with 38 points on 12-of-23 shooting in the 124-121 home victory over the Suns on Tuesday.
In addition to his points, Lillard added five rebounds, three assists and four turnovers in 37 minutes of game action. The Blazers guard has started this season on a tear and is averaging 32.8 points, 5.6 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game. This is an increase of over seven points per game from his scoring average last year. Lillard made comments of having MVP aspirations coming into the season and so far he is a leading candidate to take home the award.