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Episode 2 of Damian Lillard’s Docuseries Focuses on His Roots

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“Brookfield” details Lillard’s childhood in East Oakland.

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Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard debuted a docuseries, in collaboration with Adidas, last week that tells the story of Lillard’s life and career. Episode 1 started the series with an in-depth look at Lillard’s preparation for big moments.

Episode 2 debuted Thursday and focuses on Lillard’s upbringing in East Oakland, California. Lillard’s mom, Gina, focuses heavily in the episode as she tells stories of a young Lillard, like how he used to practice his shooting routine on a tree in their yard. When the tree was cut down, Lillard then moved on to shooting into a crate nailed to a post.

Enjoy the stories of young Lillard below (or here):