C.J. McCollum Zings Dwight Howard with Stickum Joke After Late Houston Turnover

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistMarch 23, 2016

B/R

Given Dwight Howard's current stickum controversy, Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum couldn't help but take a jab at the Houston Rockets big man when he was unable to handle a pass late in Tuesday night's loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.

With the Rockets trailing by two points in the final 10 seconds, Houston guard James Harden tried to feed the ball to Howard near the hoop. However, the 6'11" center couldn't haul in the high pass, leading to a costly turnover.

And you better believe McCollum had something ready for the moment:

Too soon? Probably. But because this situation isn't too serious, we'll allow it.

Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook went on to make both of his ensuing free throws after the turnover to extend his team's lead to 111-107, pushing the game out of reach in the final seconds at Chesapeake Energy Arena. 

[C.J. McCollum]

Related

    Team LeBron Comes Back to Beat Team Giannis

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Team LeBron Comes Back to Beat Team Giannis

    via Bleacher Report

    Mike Malone Clowns Team LeBron 😂

    This is the perfect response

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Mike Malone Clowns Team LeBron 😂

    This is the perfect response

    Scott Polacek
    via Bleacher Report

    Beal Admits to Recruiting Over ASW

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Beal Admits to Recruiting Over ASW

    Joseph Zucker
    via Bleacher Report

    Tatum: 'We're Going to Win the Finals This Year'

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Tatum: 'We're Going to Win the Finals This Year'

    Paul Kasabian
    via Bleacher Report