Damian Lillard
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Damian Lillard will return to the lineup of the Portland Trail Blazers after missing the past five games with an abdominal injury.

According to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, Lillard will be available for the home game vs the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night.

With the All-Star guard out, Portland has won only once in their last five games and currently is on a four-game losing streak. The Blazers currently are ninth in the West, at 11-15.

Damian Lillard has appeared in 20 games this season for the Blazers, averaging 21.5 points, four rebounds and 7.8 assists.