Lillard asked that the issue remain private, but he admitted it had seeped so deeply into him that it affected his sleep, his focus, his persona, and ultimately, his play. “It wasn’t like I was going through something off the court, then it was working out on the court,’’ Lillard remembered. “It was like – we’re losing games, we’re not performing like we need to, I’m not playing my best basketball, and I’ve got things stressing me off the floor. It was kind of a tough spot.’’
June 24, 2017 | 8:01 pm EDT Update
June 24, 2017 | 6:51 pm EDT Update
Adam Zagoria: Former @ICGaels and UConn G Sam Cassell Jr. Will play summer league with the Cavs, per sources.