First time we've seen the three guard look with McCollum, Lillard and Blake all in together.
So far this season CJ McCollum has not shown himself to be an NBA quality ball handler
Trail Blazers exercise team options on Meyers Leonard and CJ McCollum, per team.
Blazers have picked up options on CJ McCollum and Meyers Leonard, the team announces. Both have had good preseasons.
The Portland Trail Blazers have exercised team options on the contracts of center Meyers Leonard and guard CJ McCollum
Asked Damian Lillard today which Blazers teammate he sensed was primed for a breakout season. His answer: CJ McCollum
Stotts goes with same duo of first subs as he did in the first half, inserting McCollum and Kaman for Rolo and Dame.
Errick McCollum, older brother of Portland guard C.J. McCollum, is a sleeper in China. He gets buckets.
At last second, Stotts decides to insert Wright and McCollum along with Freeland. We have an all bench unit right now (w/ Blake, Kaman).
For instance, I've seen comparisons to C.J. McCollum's. McCollum's happened on a specific play. Durant's happened over time.
Doc Rivers on CJ McCollum: "He's going to be a good player in the league for a long time."
"He's going to be a good player in the league for a longtime." -- Doc Rivers on CJ McCollum.
FINAL: Blazers 119, Clippers 14. CJ McCollum finishes with 19 points and 6 assists in the start for Damian Lillard.
That drive and dish to Thomas Robinson was the best pass I've ever seen C.J. McCollum make.
CJ McCollum having a game tonight. 16 points, 4 assists, 6/9 shooting.
Barton gets a rest. Dorell Wright coming in with McCollum-Batum-LA and RoLo.
CJ McCollum's night so far. He's looked pretty smooth tonight. http://t.co/eL4u6LaDzB
Mark Mason working hard to sell his "three J" call for McCollum.
End of 1: Blazers 29, Clippers 20. Wesley Matthews has 11 points to lead Portland, CJ McCollum with 5 points in the start.
McCollum exits with five points and a steal. No assists, but also no turnovers.
Will Barton, Chris Kaman and Steve Blake in the game now. McCollum, RoLo and Wes head to the bench.
CJ McCollum off to a good start with 5 of Portland's first 8 points.
McCollum guarding Redick, Batum on Paul to start, which makes sense.
So, yes, CJ McCollum gets to go against Chris Paul, one of the best defensive PGs in the league.
Looks like CJ McCollum will start at PG. Makes sense in that it lets Steve Blake get time with second unit guys with whom will be be playing