Shabazz Napier Might Buck the Trend of Backup Point Guards in Portland

The Portland Trail Blazers’ biggest strength is their guard play. Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum — a two-time All-Star and a Most Improved Player, respectively — demand many of the backcourt minutes. When one sits, the other slides in as the clear-cut No. 1 guy. Given this, Portland backups always find their ceilings capped. Shabazz Napier joins a long line of recent No. 3 or No. 4 point guards, many…