C. J. McCollum
- Birth Name Christian James McCollum
- Birth Place Canton, Ohio
- Famous Name C. J. McCollum
- Net Worth $2,336,528
- Salary $2.525
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Black
- Affair with Elise Esposito
- Girlfriend Elise Esposito
CJ McCollum is an American professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, CJ McCollum currently plays for the Portland Trail Blazers as their Shooting guard. CJ McCollum has played for another team like Idaho Stampede in 2014.
As a Shooting guard, CJ McCollum reportedly earns around $25,759,766 as his yearly salary from the Portland Trail Blazers. Further, CJ McCollum has an estimated net worth of over $14 million.
CJ McCollum Early Life
CJ McCollum was born on September 19, in 1991. His father's name is Errick McCollum I and his mother's name is Kathy Andrews. As per his nationality, he is American. Further, his star sign is Virgo. He grew up along with his brother named Errick McCollum. He is also a professional basketball player.
CJ McCollum attended GlenOak inCanton, Ohio where he played for his high school basketball team.
CJ McCollum was named the Gatorade Ohio Player of the Year for the 2008–09 season. After completing high school, CJ McCollum enrolled at Lehigh in 2009 and played for the Lehigh Mountain Hawks men's basketball.
CJ McCollum averaged 19.1 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. He was also named as conference player of the year and made Patriot League history.
Later he increased his averages to 21.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game as a sophomore.
CJ McCollum Personal Life
CJ McCollum is the son of Errick McCollum I and Kathy Andrews. His father Errick McCollum I was also a basketball player. Along with his dad, his brother Errick McCollum is also a basketball player.
CJ McCollum has a basketball family which seems that he has big support from his family members.
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CJ McCollum also has a girlfriend named Elise Esposito. He has been dating her for several years. In fact, she is a graduate of the same university where McCollum was enrolled, Lehigh University.
But there is no any news of them on planning for marriage. It seems as if they are taking their time for a special moment.
CJ McCollum Salary and Net Worth
CJ McCollum reportedly signed a four-year $106,633,449 contract with Portland Trail Blazers in 2017. Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $25,759,766 annually.
The exact net worth of CJ McCollum is still being calculated but is assumed to be about $14 million. He has made the earnings of $60,204,797 from his NBA career.
Other than being a famous NBA player, CJ McCollum is pretty famous in social media. He has 884k followers on Instagram, 50k likes on average and 273 followers on twitter with 1,597.
Facts of CJ McCollum
Here are some facts on CJ McCollum
- He was born on September 19, 1991.
- He holds the nationality of America.
- He is 6 ft 3 inch tall.
- He's the 2nd best-paid player of the Portland Trail Blazers this year after Damian Lillard.
- He's the 10th best-paid guard this year.