C. J. McCollum

Dwyane Wade apologizes for exposing C.J. McCollum on Instagram mixtape

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade expressed his sincere apologies to Li-Ning brandmate and Blazers talent C.J. McCollum, after posting one of his Chicago …

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C.J. McCollum’s ‘I’m Trying, Jennifer’ Tweet Gets Blazers Guard Roasted On Social Media

McCollum's reply to a fan calling out the Portland Trail Blazers' recent lack of playoff success has become meme-worthy for many NBA fans.<p>Given his …

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C.J. McCollum is trying, Jennifer

We have that and more in Thursday’s NBA newsletter.<p>One of the most delightful beefs of the NBA summer has certainly been C.J. McCollum’s heel-turn feud with Kevin Durant. At the very least, the beef has turned out two iconic lines, one each from McCollum and KD.<p>Here’s the full breakdown of what’s …

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We Are All C.J. McCollum

And goddamnit, Jennifer, we are trying.<p>Yesterday, because Don DeLillo is the author of reality now, the Blazers’ second best guard and first best podcast host C.J. McCollum appeared on Chinese state television. In the course of the interview, the reporter, displaying either a tremendously canny …

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C.J. McCollum on stars joining Warriors: “I think that’s disgusting”

It remains the best “I want to start a passionate and irrational debate” topic around the NBA: Stars jumping to a contending team. Mainly the …

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C.J. McCollum Calls NBA Superteams 'Disgusting,' Says He Would Never Join One

Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum isn't a fan of the superteam trend in the NBA.<p>According to Dime on Uproxx, McCollum recently appeared on CCTV in China and was highly critical of superstars joining forces in free agency:<p>When asked about the superteam dynamic, McCollum said, "I …

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C.J. McCollum Responds To Reaction Overr Warriors Comments -- It's Not Great

Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum has been in the middle of a tiring war between his own beliefs and the assembly of the dominant era of the …

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NBA fans had so many jokes for C.J. McCollum's 'I'm trying Jennifer' tweet

Blazers guard C.J. McCollum has had a rough go on social media in recent weeks. He got burned by Kevin Durant on his own podcast, got into a Twitter spat and had an old interview about superteams resurface.<p>His signature moment, though, came in a three-word tweet.<p>When a fan told McCollum that he …

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C.J. McCollum On The Trail Blazers' Playoff Woes: "Im Trying Jennifer"

When Portland-based podcaster C.J. McCollum appeared on China Central Television in late July to promote some kind of shoe, he had some choice words …

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C.J. McCollum Finds It ‘Disgusting’ When Players Join The Warriors To Win A Ring

C.J. McCollum is on the list of NBA players who have zero issue speaking out when they see something happening around the league that they don’t like. Take, for instance, his back-and-forth with Kevin Durant earlier this summer, which included McCollum’s thoughts on Durant joining the Golden State …

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Internet turns McCollum's 'I'm trying, Jennifer' response into amusing meme

C.J. McCollum created an opening for the internet to have fun at his expense, and a hilarious meme to tide basketball fans over during the dog days …

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Deandre Ayton And Mo Bamba Dancing To ‘Call Me Maybe’ Is The Best Possible August NBA Video

It’s August in America, and the start of the start of the NBA season is still almost two months away. In other words, the midsummer malaise is setting in for hoops fans.<p>Thanks to Rockets GM Daryl Morey and an increasingly high-sodium C.J. McCollum, however, it actually wasn’t too bad for a random …

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C.J. McCollum Continues Criticism of Warriors' Acquisitions: 'I Would Never Do That'

Three weeks after a spat with Kevin Durant over the Warriors' superstar acquisitions, Blazers' guard C.J. McCollum is criticizing Golden State again …

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Blazers-Jazz Ranked No. 4 Christmas Day Game

Rohan Nadkarni of Sports Illustrated calls Portland vs. Utah a “sneaky good” matchup.The Portland Trail Blazers will play the Utah Jazz during the …

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Trae Young, Mo Bamba put in work with Carmelo Anthony, C.J. McCollum

Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young and Orlando Magic center Mo Bamba might be entering their rookie season in the NBA, but they already know where to …

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Blazers use an Oregon Trail-inspired gimmick to announce regular season schedule

The NBA has released the schedules for every team next season, which gives basketball fans a jolt of excitement before sending them back to a state …

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The Lakers’ Opponent In LeBron’s 1st Game Has Been Revealed

LeBron James made the biggest headline of the summer when he chose to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers. Immediately, the Lakers went back to being …

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Jaylen Brown guarantees Celtics will make 2019 NBA Finals

Jaylen Brown certainly doesn't lack confidence heading into the 2018-19 NBA season.<p>Appearing on Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum's "Pull Up" …

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NBA Rumors: Blazers GM Neil Olshey Reveals Major Plan For Damian Lillard And C.J. McCollum

Will the Trail Blazers consider parting ways with Damian Lillard or C.J. McCollum?<p>The explosive backcourt duo of Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum was …

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The Blazers GM Assures That ‘We’re Keeping The Core Together’

What should’ve been one of the more remarkable seasons in recent history for the Portland Trail Blazers ended on quite the sour note. Despite 49 wins and an impressive third seed finish in the ultra-competitive West, the Blazers got stunned by the New Orleans Pelicans, who unceremoniously swept …

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NBA Trade Rumors: Cavaliers Could Acquire C.J. McCollum For Four Players And Draft Pick, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

Is C.J. McCollum a realistic trade target for the Cleveland Cavaliers?<p>After suffering a disappointing season, rumors and speculations started to …

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Kevin Durant: ‘The guy you see now is the real me. The guy in Oklahoma City was the phony’

Kevin Durant is becoming less apologetic about who he is.<p>He declared a need to be selfish during 2016 free agency. He opened up about his …

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NBA: Kevin Durant fires back at OKC fan's criticism on Twitter

Warriors star Kevin Durant fired back at an Oklahoma City Thunder fan who criticized him on Twitter Wednesday, but no burner accounts were …

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Listen to Spanier and Torres: 07/28/2018 | Fox Sports Weekends | Podcasts

Arnie Spanier and Aaron Torres break down the biggest news in sports including, Dez Bryant's Twitter firestorm and Stephon Jones' comments that …

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PODCAST: Matt Jones fills in on ESPN Radio’s Dari and Mel

This week Matt Jones took over The Paul Finebaum Show airwaves on Thursday and Friday. The fine folks at ESPN Radio enjoyed it so much, they invited …

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NBA podcast: Pop showing DeRozan love, Wall's mugshot, and more from USA minicamp

<i>Welcome to the Pound the Rock podcast, a weekly NBA show hosted by William Lou, Joseph Casciaro, and Joe Wolfond.</i><p><i>Find the show on iTunes, Soundcloud,</i> …

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Dirk Nowitzki explains how Kevin Durant should approach Twitter trolls

Kevin Durant has a history of taking Twitter and social media spats a bit too seriously. We’ve seen burner accounts, fights with teenagers, and the legendary saga of the Based God’s Curse.<p>Most recently, Durant argued with followers over his banter with Blazers star C.J. McCollum, then deleted the …

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Extra Mustard Reads of the Day — July 27

MLBWatch: Yankees Fans Hold 'Candlelight' Vigil After Aaron Judge Gets Injured<p>High SchoolSerial High School Track Pooper Has Resigned As …

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FULL INTERVIEW: Big Cat is a Packers shareholder and thoughts on Cubs trade

39 minutes ago<p>Big Cat from Barstool Sports joined Mike Heller and Jon Arias on Friday. Among the number of topics covered:<p>Big Cat is a Packers …

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Video Going Viral Of Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook At Team USA Practice

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook were a dynamic duo for several seasons in the NBA. By now, we all know about the way they split up and the strain …

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