Last night, when Paul George of the Oklahoma City Thunder made a stunning deep jumper against the Lakers despite being fouled, Russell Westbrook got hyped. He broke out Lance Stephenson's signature air guitar celebration and taunted him with it. And naturally, Lance did not look too happy about things.
The "air guitar" celebration was Stephenson's go-to recently against the Golden State Warriors. He strummed in celebration during an 11-point run of his own after he made a three-pointer.
Lance Stephenson hits the three... and then hits the guitar solo. pic.twitter.com/dRGL5BjS4h— Legion Hoops (@LegionHoops) December 26, 2018
After Lance got embarrassed on the and-one by PG13, Westbrook was not going to miss a chance to taunt his opponent. However, when asked about his choice of using the signature celly, Russ
Thunder’s Russell Westbrook on his air guitar celebration near Lakers’ Lance Stephenson: “Was I thinking about it? I wasn’t thinking about no damn guitar. It was an and-one. Having fun, per usual.” pic.twitter.com/sjIreexuBT— Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) January 3, 2019