Steven Adams on Damian Lillard Blindside Screen: ‘Not My Problem, Really’

PORTLAND, OR - APRIL 16: Steven Adams #12 of the Oklahoma City Thunder talks with Damian Lillard #0 of the Portland Trail Blazers during Game Two of Round One of the 2019 NBA Playoffs on April 16, 2019 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2019 NBAE (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

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Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams isn’t apologizing for his hard screen on Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard late in Game 2 on Tuesday night.

With Portland holding a comfortable lead in the latter half of the fourth quarter, the 7’0″, 265-pound Adams caught an unsuspecting Lillard, who measures in at 6’3″ and 195 pounds, with a hard screen around half court to free up teammate Russell Westbrook:

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