Tuff Juice EP23 - CJ McCollum on NBA players living check-to-check, the possibility of play resuming soon, and Carmelo Anthony's impact


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With a degree in journalism and a VP role on the National Basketball Players Association’s Executive Committee to go with his lethal jump shot, CJ McCollum has a unique perspective on the pandemic’s effect on society and on the NBA. On this episode of "The Tuff Juice Podcast," the Portland Trail Blazers' star shooting guard talks about why some NBA players are living check-to-check, how he got his financial education, how the pandemic shutdown is affecting people’s legacies, the notion that the league could resume soon in a single location, his experience playing with Carmelo Anthony, protests against the stay-at-home order in his home state of Ohio, news and communication during quarantine, his tips for relieving stress, and much more. Check it out!

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