Portland will proceed to find out its postseason seeding with out its second-best participant.
Blazers coach Terry Stotts instructed reporters on Monday that CJ McCollum is not going to accompany the crew on its upcoming four-game street journey as a consequence of a lingering left knee pressure suffered on March 16. The street swing consists of stops at Chicago, Atlanta, Detroit and Minnesota.
Terry Stotts says @CJMcCollum will NOT go on the crew’s upcoming four-game street journey.
— Casey Holdahl (@CHold) March 26, 2019
McCollum is averaging 21.three factors whereas capturing 46.three % from the sphere, together with 38.zero % from three. The Blazers’ offensive score drops from 114.5 to 103.6 when McCollum sits, a mark worse than the league-worst Knicks (104.four).
Portland at present sits fourth within the West, two video games forward of the Clippers and one sport behind third-place Houston.