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Damian Lillard Named 2017 Players Voice Teammate of the Year for Trail Blazers

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In the Rose City, one star shines brightest.

NBA: Utah Jazz at Portland Trail Blazers Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports

Portland Trail Blazers’ point guard Damian Lillard has been known as a great teammate throughout his career. That impression was confirmed when he was named by Players Voice as a 2017 Teammate of the Year award winner. The award was given to one person on each team, voted on by the players themselves.

The Trail Blazers and their fans will hope that Lillard can use these teammate skills to lead the team on a deep playoff run, but either way, at lest according to his co-workers, he’s a good guy to have around.