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Nets’ defense steps up big time against Trail Blazers, Damian Lillard

The Nets’ defensive scheme in their 119-115 road victory against the Portland Trail Blazers was apparent: Damian Lillard’s going to get his regardless. Letting anyone else on the roster go off? That’s a recipe for disaster.

Lillard, indeed, got his. He scored 60 points, tying Bernard King for the...

Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, r, drops 60 points on Nets, who still come away with the win. ...