Portland Trail Blazers

Talking NBA with Damian Lillard: What is a buzzer beater?

When the time is running out in a close game, Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers is at his best.

It is at that time that Lillard can make a buzzer beater, which he defines in this video as a basket in the final seconds of a game that results in a win. Just one year ago, Lillard made a buzzer beater in a playoff game to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder. It was one of many buzzer beaters that Lillard has made in his career.

Do you have a favourite buzzer beater?

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