Mothers are so special and deserve to be celebrated.
So, on Sunday May 9, many Pacific Northwest athletes took to social media to send their moms some sweet love on Mother’s Day. No one loves you like your mother.
Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard had a special message for the mother of his three children, Kay’La, as well as his own mom, Gina Johnson, and others.
Several members of the Blazers including CJ McCollum, Enes Kanter, Norman Powell, Carmelo Anthony, Anfernee Simons, and CJ Elleby had a very special shout out for their moms.
McCollum had a special request for his mom: Some of her specialty lasagna and strawberry cheesecake on their next visit.
Jusuf Nurkic kept it simple with a message for all moms out there.
Seahawks star QB Russell Wilson shared this heartfelt message for his mom, Tammy.
Members of the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns sent out this video message to honor their moms on this special day.
Oregon offensive tackle Kingsley Suamataia penned a post to his mom sharing why he is “so grateful to have an amazing role model like you in my life.”
Happy Mother’s Day to all the phenomenal moms and mom figures out there! Not all superheroes wear capes.