Damian Lillard Drops New Song Called ‘They Sleep,’ Feels Like A Big ‘F You’ To His Haters

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Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard is pretty fucking talented, guys.

While he had an absolute gripe to pick for not being selected to his third All-Star Game this year—the dude is sixth in both points and assists per game in the NBA—he didn’t seem to sit around and let All-Star Weekend in Toronto get him down. In fact, he did the opposite, dropping a fucking banger of a track entitled “The Sleep,” which was produced by Jahlil Beats.

Take a listen:

Lillard has shown his hip hop skills before, so this isn’t anything new, but “The Sleep” almost seems like a giant fuck you to the NBA for still not getting the respect he deserves, with favorite shot coming with the lyric: “I ain’t make the All-Stars, but I’m flu game sick/last time they count me out, what I do, Game 6?”

For those who forgot what Dame is talking about, this might refresh your memory:

Lillard might be considered a poor man’s Russell Westbrook, but it’s time to start respecting his game—on, and off, the floor.

[H/T Next Impulse Sports]