Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard makes a fan’s day

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard makes a fan’s day

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In light of the Riley Cooper story that dominated the news on Wednesday, it becomes easy to paint professional athletes with a broad brush.

And then you hear stories about guys like Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard, and it really makes you appreciate the good guys who make up the majority of professional athletes.

Lillard, the NBA’s rookie of the year, was out shopping on Wednesday when a fan, Siros Ardestani, asked to take a plcture with him. Lillard told the fan that he’d take the picture after he finished shopping.

And the rest of the story … check out this Storify for details.

(H/T Yahoo Sports, Bleacher Report)