Damian Lillard and the Blazers continue to prove the doubters wrong – Amin Elhassan | The Jump

  • Published: 17 October 2019
  • Amin Elhassan on the Jump argues why he is picking the Portland Trail Blazers as a sleeper pick to win the 2020 NBA championship because they seem to prove everyone’s expectations wrong.

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Comments • 561

  • pete vanderpool
    pete vanderpool  3 weeks back

    Dam. My man lost a bet or to much powder. He should have at least clipped that rusty beard and trimmed his nugget

    • url0veang3l
      url0veang3l  3 weeks back

      This is true.

      • Camil Meguedad
        Camil Meguedad  3 weeks back

        Perkins can't name two wings in Denver, how is he qualified to talk about the league ? :')

        • boo1987 H.P
          boo1987 H.P  4 weeks back

          Dame and cj will beat harden and russ💯

          • hitman L
            hitman L  4 weeks back

            Did she say next time we need to do this with beer??? Lol that's what's up 😂😂😈

            • dev ang
              dev ang  4 weeks back

              blazers are the raptors of the west dont sleep on em

              • sidney thomas
                sidney thomas  4 weeks back

                I started listening to this guy because of brilliant idiots. Because I know him from that show I always like to listen to his takes. Shot that's been at least three years now.

                • TheNewKG
                  TheNewKG  4 weeks back

                  Molly is horrible

                  Btw y’all got Denver way too low these boys stacked

                  • dillcifer
                    dillcifer  4 weeks back

                    I can see the moda center out of my living room window, across the river. Btw, go get it JAZZ!

                    • Lex Stacks
                      Lex Stacks  4 weeks back

                      Portland had a good run last year. Ran thru OKC, then win a game 7 on the road at Denver, to make them one of the final four teams standing. Had warriors on the ropes gms 2,3, and 4 but let them off..

                      • NBA Fan Crazy
                        NBA Fan Crazy  4 weeks back

                        Was it oods instead of odds there ?

                        • FrostyTheKrowMan20 20
                          FrostyTheKrowMan20 20  4 weeks back

                          The blazers are nice, but they aren't built for the playoffs.

                          • bojo perez
                            bojo perez  4 weeks back

                            proved what????

                            • darkknightsds
                              darkknightsds  4 weeks back

                              What did they prove? That they can get swept for the umpteenth straight time in the playoffs?

                              • KhaiiTheGreat Beats
                                KhaiiTheGreat Beats  4 weeks back

                                Anybody notice Kendrick Perkins spelled every city except Milwaukee 😂😂😂

                              • Micah Maggio
                                Micah Maggio  4 weeks back

                                Bro we love doubters

                                • Jay C
                                  Jay C  4 weeks back

                                  Blazers getting swept again lol

                                  • Kenneth Barrington
                                    Kenneth Barrington  4 weeks back

                                    The disrespect to the 6 is real

                                    • King Me
                                      King Me  4 weeks back


                                      • Izzy monroe
                                        Izzy monroe  4 weeks back


                                        • parrot11
                                          parrot11  4 weeks back

                                          I appreciate that Perkins does his research unlike a lot of recently retired players now in broadcast.

                                          • Mikael S
                                            Mikael S  3 weeks back

                                            Research? He could only remember one bench player on the Nuggets, a team that is 12 deep. I do admit his take on Portland was pretty good

                                        • Mixed GrapeNuts
                                          Mixed GrapeNuts  4 weeks back

                                          Portland and Utah, the two teams everyone is so high on out of the West for some reason, will both finish in the bottom 4 in the West and will both be 1st round exits. Just watch.

                                          • mm mm
                                            mm mm  4 weeks back

                                            wth happened to his arm

                                            • My Ko
                                              My Ko  4 weeks back

                                              This dude looks like if Andre igudola and Deandre Jordan had a kid together

                                              • Haybi 101
                                                Haybi 101  4 weeks back

                                                3:38 “oods to win nba championship” 😂

                                                • the Crossover
                                                  the Crossover  4 weeks back

                                                  I think it's going to be the Blazers and Lakers in the wcf Idk who gon win

                                                  • Alex Turner
                                                    Alex Turner  4 weeks back

                                                    They get swept almost every year, they bully the average teams except NOP obviously but are always completely outclassed by the big teams. They’re good in the regular season but that means nothing. No hate just honesty, people are overhyping because of a shot.

                                                    • E J
                                                      E J  4 weeks back

                                                      They need to somehow incorporate anfernee simons into the line up

                                                      • 1stnamebrandon
                                                        1stnamebrandon  4 weeks back

                                                        How does adding Conley make Utah a title contender??

                                                        • Clifford Jean-Philippe
                                                          Clifford Jean-Philippe  4 weeks back

                                                          About Kendrick Perkins gotta suit that I like!!

                                                          • jr da boy
                                                            jr da boy  4 weeks back

                                                            They got swept...

                                                            • Jabrony
                                                              Jabrony  4 weeks back

                                                              Nuggets lack another star like I think they’re going to have the best record in the league but championship not this year down the road maybe

                                                              • Zarion106
                                                                Zarion106  4 weeks back

                                                                Every year I sleep on the Blazers and every year I sleep sound.

                                                                • Miguel Magallon
                                                                  Miguel Magallon  4 weeks back

                                                                  KP said CJ mocullu

                                                                  • Wtf Mane
                                                                    Wtf Mane  4 weeks back

                                                                    I swear to God the disrespect from these commercials. Is unreal

                                                                    • TheRealBandito
                                                                      TheRealBandito  4 weeks back

                                                                      Toronto? That pick is so unexpected.

                                                                      • Jerome Bailey
                                                                        Jerome Bailey  4 weeks back

                                                                        Amin out for the season with a wrist injury...

                                                                        • hoops4life
                                                                          hoops4life  4 weeks back

                                                                          Jazz are going to win it. 👍

                                                                          • BIG A MEMPHIS 10
                                                                            BIG A MEMPHIS 10  4 weeks back

                                                                            They never win, so yes we overlook them, didn't GS just sweep them out of the playoffs

                                                                            • Kaelin Jefferies
                                                                              Kaelin Jefferies  4 weeks back

                                                                              And they were swept by the pelicans too a couple seasons back

                                                                          • Cp Gwalla
                                                                            Cp Gwalla  4 weeks back

                                                                            Amin Elhassan been looking drunk asf since he injuried his hand lol

                                                                          • Eric Taylor
                                                                            Eric Taylor  1 months back

                                                                            cuz every year blazers get swept

                                                                            • James d
                                                                              James d  1 months back

                                                                              Every year they say Denver is gonna win and they never do

                                                                              • Diego Velazquez
                                                                                Diego Velazquez  4 weeks back

                                                                                James d They just started saying that last year and they played great.

                                                                            • James d
                                                                              James d  1 months back

                                                                              How are they proving the haters wrong? They’ll never win the title

                                                                              • Antwane Boyce
                                                                                Antwane Boyce  1 months back

                                                                                Whiteside will make a huge difference in the playoffs

                                                                                • Fernando Garcia
                                                                                  Fernando Garcia  1 months back

                                                                                  Sleeper pick to win the championship, Dallas Mavericks

                                                                                  • David Lopez
                                                                                    David Lopez  1 months back

                                                                                    Denver my favorite team has no one who can stop a superstar like LeBron AD or Cute Leonard I think the 6ers are the top east team and night be pretty even but Simmons and emviid would be tough to handle.

                                                                                    • David Lopez
                                                                                      David Lopez  4 weeks back

                                                                                      @ccae07 kawaii is how you say cute in Japanese

                                                                                    • ccae07
                                                                                      ccae07  4 weeks back

                                                                                      David Lopez you saying kawhi cute bruh 😂😂😂💀💀💀

                                                                                  • Casey Ribaric
                                                                                    Casey Ribaric  1 months back

                                                                                    He's trippin, the Blazers don't have enough! Lillard isn't a sleeper, he's not underrated anymore, in fact he's overrated at this point. You need at least 1 superstar to win the title, and there are 3 in the West that have 2

                                                                                    • Luciano Laurent
                                                                                      Luciano Laurent  4 weeks back

                                                                                      Casey Ribaric hes not overrated at all lol hes a star , a leader , and one of the most clutch in the league . What are you talking about

                                                                                  • Jose Manuel Ramirez
                                                                                    Jose Manuel Ramirez  1 months back

                                                                                    when you try to look at portland, Enes kanter, Seth curry, rodney rood and and Nurkić, these guys were all underated but portland helped them to be back at the game again. I can already see Whiteside’s and the other new palyers big improvements. Don’t sleep on our team!

                                                                                    • Jose Manuel Ramirez
                                                                                      Jose Manuel Ramirez  1 months back

                                                                                      also produced players like Nik stauskas, jake layman, Meyers leonard that is going great right now in miami heat..