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Damian Lillard and Portland Trailblazers Donate Playoff Bonuses to Support Staff

MCNS Staff

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard

Basketball players are known for big paychecks and obligatory donations. But Damian Lillard is breaking that mold.

CSN Northwest reports that the Portland Trailblazers players, spurred on by team captain Damian Lillard, decided to donate their playoff checks to the team’s support staff. Those playoff checks amount to about $224K or about $16K per teammate.

For more on the Trailblazers’ donation to the support staff, click here.