The Portland Trail Blazers have signed shooting guard CJ McCollum to a three-year, $100 million contract extension, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. The deal will run through 2024, keeping McCollum alongside backcourt mate Damian Lillard, who also signed an extension this summer.
Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has agreed to a three-year, $100 million contract extension --- extending his current deal to five years and $157 million, his agent, Sam Goldfeder of Excel Sports, tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 30, 2019
McCollum became eligible for the extension last week – and joins All-NBA teammate Damian Lillard in summer deals that solidify the Blazers backcourt into the mid-2020’s. https://t.co/rLiUMYfIBN— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 30, 2019
McCollum would have become a free agent in the summer of 2021 without the extension. He averaged 21 points, 4 rebounds, and 3 assists in 34 minutes per game for the Blazers last season.