TWITTER: Damian Lillard Responds To Fan’s Question About Kobe’s Return

USATSI_8326344_154224518_lowres

On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Lakers face the Portland Trail Blazers on the second game of a back-to-back. In the first two meetings of the season, the Lakers were able to keep pace with the Blazers until Damian Lillard took over in the fourth quarters.

— Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kobe Quiz! —

Before tonight’s game, Lillard answered questions from his followers on Twitter. One fan asked the two-time All-Star guard if Kobe Bryant will come back elite and here is his response:

In 2013, Kobe and Lillard went head-to-head and fans witnessed one of the best performances of that season. The five-time champion finished with 47 points and five assists while Lillard finished with 38 points and nine assists.

Since arriving to the NBA in 2013, Kobe has praised Lillard and the Blazer All-Star guard has shown nothing but respect for the five-time champion. There is mutual respect between the two players as Lillard is set to make his second All-Star appearance in New York City this weekend.

[divide]

Jordan Clarkson Says Guarding Ty Lawson Was A “Welcome To The NBA” Moment For Him

You May Also Like

Gary Vitti Suggests Pace Of Triangle Offense Minimized Risk

[new_royalslider id=”152″] Over the past two years, head coach Mike D’Antoni has…

Lakers News: D’Angelo Russell Continues To Praise Rookie Ivica Zubac On Twitter

Coming into the 2016-17 NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers knew they had some special in rookie center Ivica Zubac…

Tracy McGrady Says He Would Have Got Along With Shaq, Unlike Kobe

With Tracy “T-Mac” McGrady recently announcing his official retirement from the NBA,…

Lakers News: Frank Vogel Stresses Importance Of Following Protocols During All-Star Break

The 2020-21 NBA season has reached the midway point of the year with the arrival of the All-Star break…