C.J. McCollum is an American basketball player born on Sep 19th, 1991. He plays for the Portland Trail Blazers in the NBA and has a Net Worth of about $14 million. McCollum was drafted by Portland Trail Blazers with the 10th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft. For the 2018-19 season, his salary is $25,759,766.
McCollum played college basketball for the Lehigh Mountain Hawks men’s basketball team and averaged 19.1 points and 5.0 rebounds per game in his freshman year. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Lehigh on May 20, 2013. He made Patriot League history as he was the first freshman to be named conference player of the year. McCollum was also named an AP honorable mention All-American and has received several other awards throughout his college basketball career.
McCollum won the Most Improved Player of the year in 2016 after averaging 20.8 points, 3.2 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game. On July 27, 2016, McCollum signed a four-year, $106 extension with the Trail Blazers. He owns some of the world’s best cars in the world which include Mercedes Benz, Ford and GMC. In 2017, he inked a five-year shoe endorsement contract with Chinese brand Li-Ning. Before this deal, he was signed to Nike for four years.
CJ resides in Ohio and bought the house in 2016. The estimated value of this property is about $1.6 million. In 2016, he opened up the CJ McCollum Dream Center, which is an innovative learning room outfitted with new computers, books, art and learning tools, at the Blazers Boys & Girls Club.
McCollum will earn $27,556,959 for the 2019-20 NBA season and $29,354,152 for the 2020-21 NBA season. He is the 2nd best-paid player of the Portland Trail Blazers this year. His agents are Sam Goldfeder and Jeff Schwartz. He will become an unrestricted free agent in 2021.