McCollum's struggled shooting tonight...that time ball took unfortunate bounce off the heel of defender
Lillard's change of pace is out of this world. McCollum needs some of that
Bench mob to open the 2nd: Blake, McCollum, Wright, Freeland and Kaman.
I know he had McCollum on him but his Trevor Booker really a guy you should send a double team to?
Freeland and McCollum first subs off the bench. They're in with Lillard, Afflalo and Aldridge.
Lillard, McCollum, Afflalo, Gee and Crabbe in for the Blazers. The smallest of small-ball.
CJ McCollum with a career-high 21 points now.
Warriors 93, Blazers 80 after 3. Lillard with 26. McCollum with 16. Curry with 27. 4 other Warriors in double figures.
Shaq on CJ McCollum: “He’s ready."
Blazers 62, Warriors 57 - Half: Lillard 18pts, 3rebs, 2ast, DWright 12pts, McCollum 10pts. Curry 14pts, Thompson 12pts.
Gee on Curry, McCollum on Thompson and Dame on Iguodala.
This is second time in McCollum's NBA career with 3 double-figure games in a row. He went 19-15-11 in Feb. 2014.
CJ McCollum has already sewn up a third consecutive double-figure scoring game, 10 points, 4 for 7 FG.
C.J. McCollum has picked a great night to get going as a scorer.
8 straight for McCollum: "He's heating up"
CJ McCollum continues to cook off the Blazers bench.
CJ McCollum with a right wing three and then a scooping lefty lay up. Blazers up 40-37.
CJ McCollum is balling. 10 points off the bench.
Fantastic minutes from the Blake, Afflalo, McCollum, Wright, Lopez lineup.
That said, they ran around on D in ways that are outside their usual scheme pretty well tonight. Random: I like CJ McCollum's footwork on D
McCollum has looked really comfortable lately and then he's getting some shots to fall in this rally. Wiz up 3 with 8:49 left.
Really nice ball movement on that Blazers possession, but Kaman missed the first close one so McCollum won't get credit for an assist.
CJ McCollum makes a tough floater and then a smart pass in transition to Arron Afflalo for 3. This is the CJ Portland needs.
McCollum's been pretty good since Matthews went down.
Lou Williams did this exact same rip through thing to McCollum in Portland too.
CJ McCollum continues to be the first guard off the bench for the Blazers.
Bench mob to start the 4th: Blake, McCollum, Wright, Leonard and Kaman.
Blake, McCollum, Wright, Aldridge and Kaman on to close the 3rd.
A couple of assists and a bucket early in this shift for McCollum.
McCollum and Kaman check in for Lopez and Afflalo. ...Starters played an extra 60 seconds.
McCollum checks in. Every Blazer but Allen Crabbe and Joel Freeland has played meaningful minutes tonight.
And then Gee replaces McCollum who played about 30 seconds?
McCollum and Kaman the first two guys off the bench replacing Lopez and Afflalo. Gee waiting to check in now.
Ricky Rubio nails jumper over C.J. McCollum. Rubio then passes McCollum, and my lip-reading skillz saw Rubio say, "That's a foul, bro."
Ricky Rubio just steamrolled, no really, CJ McCollum and hit a jumper.
Question answered: CJ McCollum is the first guard off the bench and he promptly nails an open 3.
Looking forward, you wonder if Stotts starts Afflalo, or preserves bench strength and goes with McCollum or Crabbe w/starters.
Kaman, Batum, Gee, McCollum (!) and Blake to start the 4th