Here’s Damian Lillard’s insane game-winning 3-pointer for Portland

Nothing. But. Net. 

 

Audra Schroeder

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Published May 3, 2014   Updated May 31, 2021, 9:19 am CDT

Damian Lillard just made the NBA playoffs even more intense.

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Last night, the Portland Trail Blazers were up against the Houston Rockets in Game 6 of the series. With Houston up two, and nine tenths of a second on the clock, the Blazers point guard took an all-or-nothing 3-point shot, and the entire crowd followed its beautiful arc. And then, finally, Blazers fans exhaled.

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In the clip, you can see Lillard clap his hands for the pass, as if to say, “I got this.”

Even sweeter, it’s the first time the team’s won a playoff series in 14 years. They now advance into the Western Conference semifinals.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for basketball fans. Right, Drake?

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Screengrab via kietasss/YouTube

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*First Published: May 3, 2014, 12:52 pm CDT