Portland Trail Blazers Damian Lilliards said he will not participate in Saturday’s Three-Point Contest or Sunday’s All-Star Game after suffering a groin injury in Wednesday’s 111-104 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, according to The Athletic’s Jason Quick.
Coach Stotts says Damian Lillard suffered a right groin strain. He will have an MRI tomorrow.
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The 29-year-old added that Devin Booker would be a deserving replacement for All-Star Weekend. The Phoenix Suns guard was notably snubbed in January despite averaging 27.1 points and 6.4 assists per game leading up to the announcement of the All-Star reserves.