Pacers guard T.J. McConnell returned to NBA action last night after the obliterated the Portland Trailblazers in 111-87 win.
After spending time with his wife and newborn baby, McConnell was ready to bring that pest energy to suffocate the Blazers on offense.
McConnell secured three steals and dished out eight assists in a solid performance contributing off the bench.
During the post-game press conference, McConnell explained how excited he was to return.
“Honestly…just tried to take it to another level. Everyone probably thinks I don’t have another level because I play so hard,” via Pacers.com.
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