Found June 27, 2013 on Diehardsport:
Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum was drafted by the Portland Trailblazers at #10 and when he was being interviewed by Shane Battier, he dropped a Drake lyric saying, “I really started from the bottom.”

C.J. McCollum: The Three Point Master

The top-5 three-point shooting teams this season were the Warriors, Heat, Thunder, Spurs and Knicks­­, in that order. All of those teams made the playoffs, and two found themselves vying for the championship. Three-point shooting is vital to NBA success. The Clippers and Bulls, who found themselves in the bottom half of this category, would probably agree after their early playoff...

Portland Trail Blazers: Grades and analysis for 2013 NBA draft

2013 NBA draft in the books The Portland Trail Blazers entered the 2013 NBA draft with rumors swirling. Would they move up to improve their selection? Would they trade out of the draft altogether? As it turned out, the evening went by without much drama, but that doesn’t mean the team didn’t improve. Without ever truly making headlines, this team quietly left its mark all over...

NBA Players Hit The Clubs Following Draft

Following Thursday night’s NBA draft at Barclays Center, the newest members of the league hit the clubs – pretty much all of them – in New York City to celebrate the special night. Sixers No. 11 pick, Syracuse guard Michael Carter-Williams Blazers No. 10 pick, Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum Cavs No. 1 overall pick, Anthony Bennett Kings No. 7 pick, Ben McLemore Magic...

Ohio-born, headed west

A pair of Ohio natives heard their names called consecutively in the top 10 of the NBA Draft Thursday night, and both Trey Burke and C.J. McCollum are headed west to begin their professional careers. The wait was longer for a trio of players who played college basketball in Ohio but grew up elsewhere. Ohio State's Deshaun Thomas went at No. 58 to the San Antonio Spurs, while...
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