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Video: Damian Lillard Channels His Inner Dikembe Mutombo

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Damian Lillard has been catching flak for his poor defense all season. Tonight, he answered the critics.

Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports

Portland Trail Blazers Guard Damian Lillard has struggled on defense for his entire career. But tonight against the Toronto Raptors he channeled his inner Dikembe Mutombo and picked up an emphatic block.

Kyle Lowry, the victim of Lillard's defensive prowess, will be starting his second consecutive all-star game in Toronto on February 14, while Lillard sits at home,