CJ McCollum scored 12 points Monday, going 3 of 14 from the field, as the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the Denver Nuggets 104-101. McCollum pulled down two rebounds and had four assists, accumulating a plus-minus of -7 in his 35:07 on the floor. He tacked on two steals.
Advice: McCollum finished 0 of 3 from beyond the arc, the first time in a month in which he hasn't hit a 3-pointer. Though he's averaging 18 points over his last three games, the standout guard has cooled off a bit by shooting just 36.4 percent from the field during that span.
C.J. McCollum finished with 26 points over 38 minutes in Saturday's 117-108 victory against the Mavericks.
Advice: McCollum was 11-of-23 from the field, including 2-of-6 from behind the 3-point line, while adding 2-of-2 from the free-throw stripe. He also picked up four rebounds, two assists and a steal, but he ended up with a team-worst minus-14 rating. He was feeling a bit nauseous last time out, but he didn't seem to be dealing with any ill effects of the situation.
CJ McCollum scored 26 points Saturday, going 11 of 23 from the field, as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Dallas Mavericks 117-108. McCollum grabbed four rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of -14 in his 38:03 on the floor. He added one steal. McCollum went 2 of 6 from behind the arc.
Advice: McCollum is averaging 23.3 points over an eight-game stretch and has just nine turnovers during the stretch.
C.J. McCollum scored 16 points with three rebounds, two assists, one steal and four 3-pointers in 36 minutes against the Pacers on Thursday.
Advice: He did go to the locker room for about five minutes in the second half, but McCollum did return to the game in the fourth. The team said he went to the locker room for nausea, so maybe he had a stomach issue. The Blazers get Friday off before they take on the Mavs on Saturday, so McCollum should be fine for that one.
CJ McCollum scored 16 points Thursday on 6-of-18 shooting as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Indiana Pacers 100-86. McCollum pulled down three rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +12 in his 36:01 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. McCollum went 4 of 10 from 3-point range.
Advice: McCollum really struggled from inside the arc, but he's been lethal lately outside of it by going 17 of 34 on 3-point tries over his last four games. The sharpshooter has hit at a 45.6 percent clip (36 of 79) on 3s while averaging a strong 23.6 points, 4.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists during a 12-game run.
C.J. McCollum hit 9-of-18 shots and 6-of-10 3-pointers for 27 points, three rebounds, two assists, three steals and two blocks in 36 minutes of Tuesday's win over the Suns.
Advice: The six triples tied his season high, as he did it previously on Nov. 5, and CJM's had it on cruise control all season, scoring in single figures just one time. He's returning solid fourth-round fantasy value this season, but he's on the rise, putting up his best numbers of the season in January.
CJ McCollum scored 27 points Tuesday, going 9 of 18 from the field, as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Phoenix Suns 118-111. McCollum pulled down three rebounds and dished out two assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +11 in his 36:01 of playing time. He added two blocks and three steals. McCollum went 6 of 10 from 3-point range.
Advice: The Blazers host the Pacers on Thursday, and in his season debut on Oct. 20, McCollum scored 28 on 12-of-18 shooting and added seven rebounds at Indiana.
C.J. McCollum scored 18 points with three 3-pointers and one steal on Sunday, but he failed to record any rebounds, assists or blocks in 26 minutes of action.
Advice: Portland lost their third game in a row tonight, leaving them one game above .500 for the season (22-21). They're tied with Denver for the No. 8 seed, with the surging Clippers just 1/2 game back, which should ensure guys like McCollum and Damian Lillard play huge minutes in the coming weeks. He's a prime bounce-back candidate with the Suns visiting Portland on Tuesday.
CJ McCollum scored 18 points Sunday on 7-of-15 shooting as the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the Minnesota Timberwolves 120-103. McCollum did not grab a rebound nor have an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -8 in his 25:58 of playing time. He tacked on one steal. McCollum went 3 of 4 from 3-point range.
Advice: McCollum had a streak of five straight games with at least 20 points end, but he's got his long-distance stroke working by going 9 of 19 from beyond the arc over his last three contests. The high-scoring guard has shot 50.9 percent from the field while averaging 22.8 points, 4.7 assists and 3.7 rebounds over his past six games.
C.J. McCollum finished with 23 points Friday in New Orleans, hitting four 3-pointers while adding four assists and four rebounds.
Advice: McCollum shot 40.0 percent from behind the arc, banging home 4-of-10, and he added a steal and a blocked shot over his 36 minutes. He was one of four Portland starters to tally at least two triples on the evening. McCollum will look to match a season-high streak of six in a row with 20 or more points when his team plays Sunday night in the Twin Cities against the Timberwolves.