Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard missed Sunday’s practice due to personal reasons, but is expected to join the team for Monday’s contest against the Clippers in Los Angeles. Blazers reporter Casey Holdahl delivered the news in a series of posts on Twitter.
Damian Lillard (personal reasons) did not practice today.— Casey Holdahl (@CHold) December 16, 2018
Holdahl followed that initial news with an update from coach Terry Stotts.
According to Terry Stotts, @Dame_Lillard will make the trip to Los Angeles and will play tomorrow vs. Clippers after missing today’s practice due to personal reasons.— Casey Holdahl (@CHold) December 16, 2018
Through seven contests in December, Lillard is producing a superb 27.9 points per game. The Blazers will enter Monday’s matchup with the Clippers with a record of 16-13.