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C.J. McCollum

26-Year-Old        Portland Trail Blazers

2017-18 NBA Stats

PTS

21.4

REB

4.0

AST

3.4

STL

1.0

BLK

0.4

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2017-18 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

In his second full season as Portland's starting shooting guard and complement to superstar Damian Lillard in the backcourt, McCollum continued to show why the Trail Blazers gave him a four-year, $106 million extension on his rookie contract. While the team as a whole didn't...

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HT: 6' 4"   WT: 200 lbs   DOB: 9/19/1991  College: Lehigh   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #10 Overall in 2013   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a four-year, $106 million contract extension with the Trail Blazers in July of 2016. Contract will run through the 2020-21 season.

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McCollum scored 22 points (9-16 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 2-3 FT) while adding three assists, a rebound and a steal in 33 minutes during Thursday's 119-102 loss to the Pelicans in Game 3.

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C.J. McCollum NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 21 POR 38 12.5 5.3 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.8 41.6 67.6 0.9 0.2 1.1 2.1 37.5 1.9 4.7 0.6 0.9
2014-15 22 POR 62 15.7 6.8 1.5 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.9 43.6 69.9 0.8 0.2 1.2 2.2 39.6 2.6 5.9 0.8 1.2
2015-16 23 POR 80 34.8 20.8 3.2 4.3 1.2 0.3 2.5 44.8 82.7 2.5 0.6 2.7 5.9 41.7 8.0 17.9 2.3 2.8
2016-17 24 POR 80 35.0 23.0 3.6 3.6 0.9 0.5 2.3 48.0 91.2 2.2 0.8 2.9 5.5 42.1 8.7 18.0 3.4 3.7
2017-18 25 POR 81 36.1 21.4 4.0 3.4 1.0 0.4 2.3 44.3 83.6 1.9 0.7 3.3 5.9 39.7 8.2 18.6 2.6 3.1

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

C.J. McCollum NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 3 36.7 21.0 2.0 3.7 1.7 0.3 3.0 45.5 66.7 2.3 0.0 2.0 7.7 39.1 8.3 18.3 1.3 2.0
Last 14 Days 6 36.7 19.2 3.3 3.2 1.3 0.3 2.2 40.9 75.0 1.7 0.8 2.5 5.8 37.1 7.5 18.3 2.0 2.7
Last 30 Days 14 36.7 20.6 3.9 4.2 1.3 0.4 2.0 42.7 77.1 2.2 0.8 3.1 6.1 32.6 8.4 19.6 1.9 2.5
Last 5 Games 5 36.6 19.6 3.4 3.4 1.6 0.2 2.6 41.8 75.0 2.0 1.0 2.4 6.4 40.6 7.6 18.2 1.8 2.4
Last 10 Games 10 36.5 18.0 3.6 4.1 1.3 0.4 1.8 39.1 78.3 2.4 0.7 2.9 6.0 30.0 7.2 18.4 1.8 2.3
Last 20 Games 20 36.3 20.5 3.7 3.9 1.1 0.6 2.0 43.9 76.9 1.9 0.6 3.1 6.2 32.5 8.3 18.8 2.0 2.6

 

2017-18 NBA Game Log   C.J. McCollum
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 19 @NOP 119-102 33 22 1 3 1 0 4 9 16 2 3 2 5 0 1 3
Apr 17 NOP 102-111 39 22 3 6 1 1 2 9 21 1 2 3 8 0 3 2
Apr 14 NOP 95-97 38 19 2 2 3 0 1 7 18 1 1 4 10 0 2 1
Apr 11 UTA 102-93 35 19 4 3 1 0 1 8 18 1 2 2 4 1 3 3
Apr 9 @DEN 88-82 38 16 7 3 2 0 2 5 18 4 4 2 5 4 3 2
Apr 7 @SAS 116-105 37 17 3 2 0 1 0 7 19 3 4 0 3 0 3 0
Apr 5 @HOU 96-94 33 16 5 4 0 1 6 7 25 0 0 2 9 1 4 0
Apr 3 @DAL 115-109 38 16 4 8 1 0 3 7 18 2 3 0 5 0 4 2
Apr 1 MEM 113-98 37 20 4 9 4 0 3 7 16 4 4 2 7 1 3 4
Mar 30 LAC 105-96 37 13 3 1 0 1 2 6 15 0 0 1 4 0 3 4
Mar 28 @MEM 108-103 37 42 3 5 1 0 2 16 25 7 9 3 7 0 3 2
Mar 27 @NOP 103-107 37 7 4 5 1 2 3 3 19 0 0 1 6 2 2 0
Mar 25 @OKC 105-108 38 34 4 4 1 0 1 14 24 1 2 5 9 1 3 2
Mar 23 BOS 100-105 37 26 7 4 2 0 1 12 22 1 1 1 4 1 6 1
Mar 20 HOU 111-115 34 8 2 3 0 0 0 4 15 0 0 0 5 0 2 1
Mar 18 @LAC 109-122 32 21 5 3 1 1 0 9 17 1 2 2 4 0 5 0
Mar 17 DET 100-87 37 16 6 4 0 2 4 8 16 0 0 0 4 1 5 2
Mar 15 CLE 113-105 38 29 1 3 1 0 1 12 24 2 2 3 10 0 1 1
Mar 12 MIA 115-99 32 17 2 5 1 1 1 5 11 5 6 2 5 0 2 3
Mar 9 GSW 125-108 38 30 4 1 0 1 1 10 19 5 7 5 9 0 4 1
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Mar 6 NYK 111-87 35 19 6 4 1 0 2 7 18 0 0 5 7 3 3 1
Mar 5 @LAL 103-108 38 22 5 5 1 0 0 6 15 8 13 2 3 0 5 2
Mar 3 OKC 108-100 38 28 8 6 1 2 2 10 20 6 6 2 8 1 7 1
Mar 1 MIN 108-99 38 19 4 2 1 1 1 7 18 2 3 3 6 0 4 1
Feb 27 SAC 116-99 34 11 2 2 0 1 4 5 18 1 1 0 5 0 2 2
Feb 24 @PHO 104-106 36 21 3 4 0 0 0 8 24 4 4 1 5 1 2 4
Feb 23 @UTA 81-100 36 26 3 2 0 0 1 11 21 0 0 4 7 0 3 3
Feb 14 GSW 123-117 40 29 5 2 0 0 2 12 26 2 2 3 8 1 4 3
Feb 11 UTA 96-115 37 22 3 4 2 0 5 8 22 4 6 2 5 0 3 3
Feb 9 @SAC 100-118 31 11 2 2 1 2 3 5 13 0 0 1 4 0 2 2
Feb 8 CHA 109-103 41 22 4 3 0 0 4 7 18 6 7 2 5 1 3 2
Feb 5 @DET 111-91 30 14 2 1 1 1 1 6 15 0 0 2 6 1 1 3
Feb 4 @BOS 97-96 36 22 3 3 0 0 2 9 22 1 2 3 6 1 2 2
Feb 2 @TOR 130-105 34 21 2 2 0 1 1 9 16 2 4 1 6 1 1 1
Jan 31 CHI 124-108 29 50 5 2 1 0 3 18 25 8 8 6 9 1 4 1
Jan 30 @LAC 96-104 36 16 5 2 3 0 2 5 18 3 3 3 7 1 4 1
Jan 26 @DAL 93-107 33 20 4 5 0 0 1 9 14 1 1 1 4 0 4 2
Jan 24 MIN 123-114 35 28 3 5 0 0 0 12 20 0 2 4 5 0 3 0
Jan 22 @DEN 104-101 35 12 2 4 2 0 2 3 14 6 6 0 3 0 2 3
Jan 20 DAL 117-108 38 26 4 2 1 0 0 11 23 2 2 2 6 0 4 3
Jan 18 IND 100-86 36 16 3 2 1 0 0 6 18 0 0 4 10 0 3 4
Jan 16 PHO 118-111 36 27 3 2 3 2 3 9 18 3 3 6 10 0 3 3
Jan 14 @MIN 120-103 26 18 0 0 1 0 2 7 15 1 1 3 4 0 0 4
Jan 12 @NOP 119-113 36 23 4 4 1 1 1 9 21 1 2 4 10 0 4 2
Jan 10 @HOU 121-112 37 24 6 4 1 1 2 9 16 4 4 2 5 1 5 2
Jan 9 @OKC 106-117 33 27 3 7 1 0 1 11 19 4 4 1 5 0 3 1
Jan 7 SAS 111-110 38 25 5 7 2 0 0 11 24 2 3 1 3 3 2 2
Jan 5 ATL 110-89 32 20 4 6 3 0 1 8 13 0 0 4 6 1 3 1
Jan 2 @CLE 127-110 36 19 5 4 0 0 3 8 17 0 0 3 6 1 4 3
Jan 1 @CHI 120-124 45 32 6 8 0 0 2 11 30 5 6 5 11 1 5 2
Dec 30 @ATL 104-89 35 18 4 2 1 1 2 8 21 1 3 1 4 1 3 2
Dec 28 PHI 114-110 38 34 7 4 1 0 3 9 20 14 14 2 5 1 6 0
Dec 23 @LAL 92-95 36 17 5 3 2 1 3 7 23 1 2 2 6 1 4 1
Dec 22 DEN 85-102 34 15 3 3 0 0 2 7 18 0 0 1 5 1 2 0
Dec 20 SAS 91-93 38 13 5 6 1 0 0 5 22 3 3 0 7 3 2 0
Dec 18 @MIN 108-107 37 20 2 4 2 1 2 9 17 0 0 2 6 0 2 3
Dec 16 @CHA 91-93 39 25 2 3 0 0 2 10 17 1 2 4 6 0 2 3
Dec 15 @ORL 88-95 37 20 2 4 0 1 1 8 20 4 4 0 2 0 2 0
Dec 13 @MIA 95-102 41 28 3 3 2 0 1 9 16 7 7 3 7 0 3 3
Dec 11 @GSW 111-104 34 21 3 2 0 1 3 8 14 4 4 1 3 0 3 1
Dec 9 HOU 117-124 39 28 2 4 1 0 5 11 21 4 5 2 8 0 2 4
Dec 5 WAS 92-106 37 14 6 3 1 0 1 6 16 1 2 1 3 1 5 5
Dec 2 NOP 116-123 34 17 4 3 0 0 0 8 22 0 0 1 6 2 2 3
Nov 30 MIL 91-103 41 15 6 5 0 1 2 7 20 0 0 1 6 1 5 1
Nov 27 @NYK 91-103 40 12 7 2 0 1 2 4 15 2 2 2 5 0 7 4
Nov 25 @WAS 105-108 33 26 4 3 1 0 5 11 20 0 0 4 7 1 3 5
Nov 24 @BKN 125-127 39 26 2 5 1 1 0 10 19 5 6 1 4 0 2 2
Nov 22 @PHI 101-81 36 5 5 0 0 1 3 1 14 3 3 0 3 0 5 4
Nov 20 @MEM 92-100 37 24 8 0 0 0 3 8 17 5 5 3 6 1 7 3
Nov 18 SAC 102-90 35 25 3 4 2 0 2 9 16 3 3 4 7 0 3 3
Nov 17 @SAC 86-82 38 19 3 3 3 0 4 8 16 3 4 0 4 0 3 2
Nov 15 ORL 99-94 38 24 4 3 3 0 3 8 16 4 4 4 7 1 3 2
Nov 13 DEN 99-82 31 17 2 1 2 0 1 7 11 0 0 3 5 1 1 0
Nov 10 BKN 97-101 34 17 3 4 1 1 2 6 16 2 2 3 6 1 2 3
Nov 7 MEM 97-98 38 36 2 1 3 0 1 14 26 4 5 4 10 1 1 1
Nov 5 OKC 103-99 36 22 3 1 0 0 3 8 17 0 0 6 9 0 3 2
Nov 2 LAL 113-110 38 22 2 5 1 0 2 8 18 1 1 5 8 0 2 2
Nov 1 @UTA 112-103 42 16 10 2 0 0 6 6 20 2 3 2 8 0 10 2
Oct 30 TOR 85-99 32 16 3 2 0 1 1 5 16 3 3 3 5 0 3 1
Oct 28 PHO 114-107 34 23 5 6 2 1 1 9 20 4 5 1 5 2 3 5
Oct 26 LAC 103-104 39 23 5 4 0 0 0 8 18 5 7 2 3 3 2 2
Oct 24 NOP 103-93 36 23 4 2 0 0 1 7 15 5 5 4 5 0 4 3
Oct 21 @MIL 113-110 37 26 3 1 2 0 2 9 18 5 5 3 6 0 3 2
Oct 20 @IND 96-114 32 28 7 1 1 1 0 12 18 1 2 3 4 0 7 2
Oct 18 @PHO 76-124 Did Not Play
C.J. McCollum Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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C.J. McCollum – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Shooting Guard
Also Listed As:  #2 Point Guard

1.  C.J. McCollum

2.  Pat Connaughton

3.  Evan Turner

4.  Shabazz Napier

5.  C.J. Wilcox

6.  Wade Baldwin

Portland Trail Blazers

True Shooting Percentage

53.6%

True Shooting % in 2017-18

In 2017-18, C.J. McCollum has a true shooting percentage of 53.6%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2017-18

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C.J. McCollum NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 21 POR 38 36.0 15.2 3.6 2.0 1.1 0.2 2.3 41.6 67.6 2.6 0.5 3.1 6.1 37.5 5.6 13.5 1.7 2.6
2014-15 22 POR 62 36.0 15.7 3.4 2.4 1.6 0.3 2.0 43.6 69.9 1.8 0.5 2.8 5.1 39.6 5.9 13.5 1.9 2.7
2015-16 23 POR 80 36.0 21.6 3.4 4.4 1.3 0.3 2.6 44.8 82.7 2.5 0.6 2.7 6.1 41.7 8.3 18.5 2.4 2.9
2016-17 24 POR 80 36.0 23.7 3.7 3.7 0.9 0.5 2.4 48.0 91.2 2.2 0.8 2.9 5.7 42.1 8.9 18.6 3.5 3.8
2017-18 25 POR 81 36.0 21.3 4.0 3.3 0.9 0.4 2.3 44.3 83.6 1.9 0.7 3.3 5.9 39.7 8.2 18.5 2.6 3.1

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

C.J. McCollum NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 21 POR 38 476 201 48 27 14 2 30 41.6 67.6 35 7 41 80 37.5 74 178 23 34
2014-15 22 POR 62 973 424 91 64 43 8 55 43.6 69.9 48 14 77 139 39.6 159 365 51 73
2015-16 23 POR 80 2780 1666 259 341 97 23 197 44.8 82.7 196 47 212 472 41.7 641 1431 187 226
2016-17 24 POR 80 2796 1837 289 285 72 42 185 48.0 91.2 172 60 229 439 42.1 692 1441 268 294
2017-18 25 POR 81 2923 1732 321 272 77 35 189 44.3 83.6 151 53 268 476 39.7 667 1505 209 250

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

C.J. McCollum NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2013-14 21 POR 38 12.5 52.1 50.0 10.6 13.7 0.8 3.7
2014-15 22 POR 62 15.7 53.4 51.1 12.6 9.4 1.3 5.7
2015-16 23 POR 80 34.8 54.4 51.7 16.5 9.5 1.7 17.0
2016-17 24 POR 80 35.0 58.5 54.4 14.1 8.5 1.7 19.7
2017-18 25 POR 81 36.1 53.6 50.6 13.3 7.4 1.8 17.4

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

C.J. McCollum: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McCollum registered 22 points (9-21 FG, 3-8 3Pt, 1-2 FT), six assists, three rebounds, one steal and one block across 39 minutes during Portland's 111-102 loss to the Pelicans in Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series.

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McCollum provided 19 points (7-18 FG, 4-10 3Pt, 1-1 FT), two rebounds, two assists and three steals across 38 minutes in Portland's 97-95 loss to the Pelicans in Game 1 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series.

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McCollum poured in 19 points (8-18 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 1-2 FT) and added four rebounds, three assists and one steal across 35 minutes in a 102-93 win over the Jazz on Wednesday.

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McCollum registered 16 points (5-18 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 4-4 FT), seven rebounds, three assists and two steals across 38 minutes in an 88-82 loss to the Nuggets on Monday.

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McCollum contributed 17 points (7-19 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 3-4 FT), three rebounds, two assists and a blocked shot in 37 minutes during Saturday's 116-104 loss to the Spurs.

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McCollum registered 16 points (7-25 FG, 2-9 3Pt), five rebounds, four assists and one block across 33 minutes Thursday in Portland's loss to Houston.

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McCollum scored 16 points (7-18 FG, 0-5 3PT, 2-3 FT) to go with four rebounds, eight assists and one steal in 38 minutes during Tuesday's 115-109 loss to Dallas.

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McCollum finished with 20 points (7-16 FG, 2-7 3Pt, 4-4 FT), nine assists, four rebounds and four steals in 37 minutes during Sunday's 113-98 victory over the Grizzlies.

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McCollum exploded for 42 points (16-25 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 7-9 FT), five assists, three rebounds, and one steal in 37 minutes during Wednesday's 108-103 loss to the Grizzlies.

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McCollum recorded seven points (3-19 FG, 1-6 3Pt), five assists, four rebounds, two blocked shots and a steal in 37 minutes during Tuesday's 107-103 win over the Pelicans.

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McCollum totaled 34 points (14-24 FG, 5-9 3Pt, 1-2 FT), four rebounds, four assists and one steal across 38 minutes in Sunday's 108-105 win over the Thunder.

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McCollum collected 26 points (12-22 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 1-1 FT), seven rebounds, four assists and two steals across 37 minutes in Friday's 105-100 loss to the Celtics.

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2017-18

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2016-17

Following a huge showing in the 2015 NBA Playoffs, McCollum’s production was expected to take a quantum leap in 2015-16 while he displaced the departed Wesley Matthews as the Blazers’ starting shooting guard. The 2013 lottery pick somehow ended up being even better than advertised, churning out averages of 20.8 points (on 44.8% shooting from the field), 4.3 assists, 3.2 rebounds, 2.5 three-pointers and 1.2 steals across 34.8 minutes per game in 80 appearances en route to claiming NBA Most Improved Player honors. McCollum formed a lethal backcourt combination with star point guard Damian Lillard, with his elite 41.7 percent mark from three-point range and top-shelf playmaking skills allowing him to capably pick up the slack when Lillard struggled or missed time due to injury. He’ll probably need to elevate his impact in the defensive categories in order to turn into a true two-way fantasy stud, but McCollum’s overwhelming contributions in terms of points and three-pointers are good enough to make him a safe early-round fantasy selection. After signing McCollum to a four-year, $106 million contract extension in July, the Trail Blazers clearly don’t view the 25-year-old as a flash in the pan, and neither should fantasy owners.

2015-16

In his second NBA season, McCollum was again afflicted by injury, suffering a fractured right index finger on Nov. 17 that wiped 14 games from the slate. Upon his return, minutes were difficult to come by and all but dried up when Arron Afflalo was acquired at the trade deadline. However, McCollum's late-season resurgence was spurred by Wesley Matthews' torn Achilles on Mar. 5, after which he played a vital role for the next 21 games, averaging 10.9 points (on 48 percent shooting), 2.3 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 1.1 three-pointers, and 1.0 steal in 22 minutes. When Afflalo has hindered by a sore shoulder in the postseason, McCollum was further pushed into the spotlight, displaying dynamic scoring acumen with at least 18 points and multiple three-pointers in each of the Blazers' final three playoff contests against the Grizzlies. Before Matthews bolted to the Mavericks in free agency, Blazers general manager Neil Olshey dealt fellow veteran wing Nicolas Batum to Charlotte for shooting guard Gerald Henderson, who started 262 of his final 280 games with the Bobcats. With a contingency plan in place in case Matthews opted for a change, Henderson was seemingly in line to begin the upcoming campaign in the starting five, but offseason hip surgery put a potential damper on that projection. Boosting McCollum's own cause was a vote of confidence from Olshey, who mentioned the third-year pro alongside Damian Lillard as the foundation of the Blazers' backcourt. If the preceding comes to pass, McCollum would be worthy of a late-round flier in standard formats.

2014-15

The Blazers' first-round pick from the 2013 NBA Draft, CJ McCollum's rookie season got off to a bumpy start after he broke the fifth metatarsal in his left foot early in training camp. His NBA debut was pushed back to Jan. 8, after which he logged time in 38 of the Blazers' final 47 contests. Outside of scoring, his production was mostly unremarkable - 5.3 points (on 42-percent shooting), 1.3 rebounds, 0.8 three-pointers, and 0.7 assists in 13 minutes per game - but the exchange of Mo Williams for Steve Blake in free agency could provide McCollum with a more direct path to act as Damian Lillard's primary backup. During his second dose of the Las Vegas Summer League in July, McCollum again showed off his scoring prowess, averaging 20.2 points and 2.0 three-pointers in 33 minutes per game. However, since facilitating isn't really his thing, with 10 total dimes through five contests, McCollum may be asked to play off the ball when on the court once the upcoming season commences.

2013-14

After striking gold with their first-round selection of Damian Lillard out of tiny Weber State last season, the Blazers went back to the small-college pool to nab another guard in this summer's draft, choosing McCollum out of Lehigh. Despite his small-school credentials, McCollum came up big time for the Blazers in the Las Vegas Summer League, averaging 21.0 points and 3.4 assists per game, though it came on a less-than-stellar 37 percent shooting mark from the field. Still, the performance demonstrated McCollum's capabilities as a dynamic scorer, a role the Blazers envision him filling during the regular season as their sixth man. Bench scoring was a major weakness for the Blazers last season and often resulted in bloated minute totals for Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews, so if McCollum continues to transition well to the increased level of competition, coach Terry Stotts should hand him plenty of playing time to keep the starters fresh. Though he should see most of his action at shooting guard, the Blazers plan to give him some time running the point as well, which would provide more opportunities to gather assists.