Damian Lillard sets career-high and Trail Blazers franchise single-game scoring record
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard torched the Utah Jazz for a career-high 59 points on Saturday night.
Lillard's lofty point total powered the Blazers to a 101-86 victory and set the franchise's single-game scoring record.
The performance was Lillard's third career 50-point effort. Portland is now one victory away from clinching the Western Conference's eighth and final playoff spot.