The Old Man and the Three with JJ Redick and Tommy Alter

Episode 72: CJ McCollum

Episode 72: CJ McCollum

The Old Man and the Three with JJ Redick and Tommy Alter - August 26, 2021 - 1:08:06

At one point in his high school career, CJ McCollum stood at 5 feet 2 inches tall. Yet, at that same moment, he fully believed he was going to be an NBA star. That fact alone explains the mindset and determination that lies within CJ the player, the current PA President, the wine connoisseur, and all around great person. He brings that attitude with him on and off the court and it has paid its dividends, as he has gone from an overlooked player in college to a legit NBA star on every level. Join JJ, Tommy and CJ as they discuss everything from his early high school days, his accolades in the NBA, to being the voice of the players as president of the Players Association. Then settle in for even more out of the box discussions when they tackle an EAT PRAY DUNK segment and the OM3 TOP 5/Draft. RUNDOWNOn being elected the PA PresidentDoes he feel it’s a thankless jobWhat are his first priorities as presidentWho was he modeling his game after as a 5’2” high schoolerWas he thinking of the pros as a high schoolerThe story of how he ended up at Lehigh Why is it an advantage - longterm - to be overlooked as a playerCJ breaks down his coming out party - Lehigh’s win over Duke in the NCAA tourneyOn the jump he made from his second to third year in the NBATalks about what a great teammate Dame isWhen Dame gets into his zone, what’s his thought processHow does he view himself amongst his peersWhat is he expecting from this coming year with the BlazersWhat moves over this offseason has he been most intrigued byEAT PRAY DUNKTOP 5/Draft - All-time athletes that we wished were podcasters

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Dallas Mavericks Guard JJ Redick and his co-host Tommy Alter discuss the NBA, current events and interview some of the biggest names in the NBA, entertainment and political worlds. Launching from inside the NBA bubble, the show offers unprecedented access to the league while telling the stories of an eclectic rotating group of guests.