Feb 4, 2020; Denver, Colorado, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony (00) celebrates with guard CJ McCollum (3) after scoring against the Denver Nuggets in the first quarter at Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
CJ McCollum took to Twitter and reacted to the news that Carmelo Anthony is finalizing a deal to re-sign with the Portland Trail Blazers.
McCollum shared his excitement about this development, as he will have the opportunity to play alongside Anthony for another season.
For his part, Anthony averaged 15.4 points and 6.3 rebounds for Portland last season.
Per Shams Charania of The Athletic, Anthony will sign an one-year contract with the Blazers.
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Yiannis Bouranis is a 28-year-old sports journalist, with a Master’s degree in Sports Journalism from Sheffield Hallam University. Yiannis is TalkBasket’s Chief Editor and has covered the EuroLeague Final Four (2017 – 2019), the FIBA Basketball World Cup (2019) and the NBA Paris Game (2020) as an accredited journalist.