Dribble hand off to from LA to McCollum and the Blazers are down just four.
CJ McCollum is in the game now with Aldridge. Blazers going 11 deep in the first half.
End of 1: Celtics 23, Blazers 19. McCollum with a bucket on the last Blazers poss. Kaman leads Blazers with 6 points.
Meyers Leonard and CJ McCollum into the game. They've been the first two guys off the bench the last couple nights.
Meyers and McCollum in for the Blazers.
Starters done. McCollum, Crabbe, Claver, Robinson and Barton to close it out.
McCollum into the game too.
Halftime: Lillard 14pts, McCollum 11pts, Aldridge 11pts, 6rebs, Leonard 7pts; Parker 11pts for SAS, Ginobili & Green 9pts each, Mills 10.
CJ McCollum has scored in double-digits just three times this season. Tonight's now his 4th with 11 points in the first half.
CJ McCollum now with 11 in the first half. Already his 4th highest scoring game of the season.
McCollum is holding the Spurs from exploding as he has 8 points off the bench. McCollum 2/2 from three.
It's going to be that much more difficult for Spurs to win if guys named Meyers Leonard and C.J. McCollum are scorching them.
Meyers Leonard pumps fakes at the three point line, takes a dribble and whips a pass to McCollum open in the corner for 3.
Manu with the left-handed over the shoulder pass back to Boris. McCollum gets an open three on the other end - Pop yells at his bench.
Steve Blake is the first guard off the bench. That had been CJ McCollum in the last two games.
CJ McCollum's first basket since Jan. 5 gives the Blazers a 76-74 lead.
CJ McCollum misses his first shot. He's 1 for his last 12. Hasn't made a shot since Jan. 5.
Errick McCollum -- the No. 1 scorer in all of Asia -- received an invite to the China All-Star game.
And both teams unload their benches: McCollum, Barton, Crabbe, Claver and Robinson in for Portland.
Heat bringing in the Skyforce and the Blazers bringing in Barton, Claver, T-Rob and McCollum.
Portland going small with Batum on Millsap. CJ McCollum in to the close out the game.
Since I tweeted that Williams/McCollum comp Lou has abused CJ.
Is Lou Williams a good comp for CJ McCollum's ceiling?
CJ getting a look over Allen Crabbe to start the 2nd quarter. McCollum is taking Lou Williams.
Blake, McCollum, Barton, Claver and Freeland in the game now. Meyers Leonard is the only Blazer not to play tonight.
No official update on CJ McCollum (finger) yet. Source says that McCollum is expected to meet with doctors tonight.
CJ McCollum said his right index finger is fractured in 3 different places. He was wearing a splint at practice. No surgery. Out a month.
Older brother of Portland guard C.J. McCollum, Errick McCollum, scored 63 points in China. Most worldwide this season.