CJ McCollum went down awkwardly after missing a layup in the third quarter of the Blazers’ matchup with the Spurs.
The Blazers may have been dealt a serious blow.
Guard CJ McCollum had to be helped to the locker room by teammates after suffering an apparent leg injury in the third quarter of the team’s 108-103 loss to the Spurs on Saturday.
He looked as if he was holding his lower leg when he was helped off.
McCollum goes up for a layup and takes a hard fall. Has to be helped to the locker room. We will have updates as soon as we get them…. pic.twitter.com/YZNN8uneW7
— NBC Sports Northwest (@NBCSNorthwest) March 17, 2019
The Raptors announced it was a left leg injury.
Head coach Terry Stotts said after the game x-rays were negative. McCollum will undergo an MRI in Portland on Sunday.
McCollum came into Saturday’s game averaging 21.5 points and 4.1 rebounds on the season.