Damian Lillard missed practice Tuesday due to a right knee injury but is hopeful to play Wednesday when the Portland Trail Blazers visit the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Mike Richman of NBC Sports Northwest. Lillard took an awkward fall in the Blazers’ last game against the Celtics.
According to Richman, Lillard says it’s mostly just discomfort he’s dealing with:
Damian Lillard sat out practice today but went through a workout afterwards. He said he spent about 4 hours going through rehab on his right knee on Monday. Hopes to play Wednesday vs. the Lakers— Mike Richman (@mikegrich) November 13, 2018
Lillard said it's mostly just discomfort. He'll go through a workout tomorrow before the game and then decide on his availability. He's officially listed as 'probable'— Mike Richman (@mikegrich) November 13, 2018
According to the Blazers’ official injury report, Lillard is listed as “probable” against the Lakers.