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Damian Lillard MRI Reveals Knee Sprain

A second MRI showed the sprain after Lillard injured his knee against the Lakers in Game Four.

Los Angeles Lakers v Portland Trail Blazers - Game Four Photo by Kim Klement-Pool/Getty Images

Portland Trail Blazers’ point guard Damian Lillard injured his right knee during Game Four against the Los Angeles Lakers, hobbling off the court during the third quarter. The Blazers report that the the second MRI showed a right knee sprain, and Lillard will be out for Game Five.

According to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, Lillard cannot currently extend his right leg.

Given the history of Rip City and knee injuries, let’s take a deep breath and stay tuned for updates.