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Trail Blazers Guard CJ McCollum’s Uber Ride Goes Viral

The Portland star guard got a basketball history lesson from his driver.

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Anybody who’s ever hired an on-demand driving service knows that you never know what you’re going to get. Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum proved the point on his way to the airport in an Uber, as his driver started to give the NBA star a little basketball history lesson. Following the trip McCollum posted the conversation on his instagram account and it’s gained traction on social media. In the clip, McCollum discusses his feelings on LaMarcus Aldridge leaving Portland for San Antonio and his feelings on the Golden State Warriors, among other things. Here’s the video for your amusement. (Some language may be NSFW.)