On Wednesday, Damian Lillard led the Portland Trail Blazers to a wholly unexpected playoff berth.
On Thursday, he celebrated by shopping local—and posing for a photo with a thrilled police officer.
Portland Police Officer Rashida Saunders posted a photo of her and Lillard on Thursday evening. He's holding a bag from Portland sneaker and skater shop Compound Gallery.
Saunders also described how the photo happened. It's a pretty charming anecdote of Old Town life.
My partner and I: Cruising down the street in my 6-4/ patrol car!
Me: Oh wait it that??? Omg… stop the car!
Partner: who is that?
Me: just stop the car!
….And then this happened: