CJ McCollum draws one-game suspension

NBA.com Global on Oct 15, 2017 08:42 AM
CJ McCollum draws one-game suspension
Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum, center, drives to the basket past Memphis Grizzlies guards Mike Conley, left, and Andrew Harrison, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

NBA press release

NEW YORK – Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has been suspended one game without pay for leaving the bench area during an altercation, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

The incident occurred with 9:33 remaining in the fourth quarter of Portland’s 113-104 preseason win over the Phoenix Suns on Oct. 11 (Oct. 12, PHL time) at Talking Stick Resort Arena.

McCollum will be suspended for the first game of the 2017-18 NBA regular season for which he is eligible and physically able to play.

To view the incident, click on the following link.

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