He was slapped with two technical fouls during their game on Monday on separate incidents. The first was when the 6-foot-11 center shoved Al Horford in the chest after he was fouled hard and got his second of the night when he hung on to the rim and made a pull-up out of frustration.
However, his displeasure with the series of events that led to his ejection carried over until he made his way to the dugout. He gave false hope to a Celtics fan who thought she was going to receive his game-worn jersey. However, he savagely trolled her and gave it to a man who was not wearing the C’s colors.
Dwight you're cold for this. 😂 pic.twitter.com/lzJGDoMI02
— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) February 28, 2017
Howard can expect that he won’t receive a warm welcome from the Boston faithful when he returns to the TD Garden. For now, he can enjoy his team’s win, 114-98.
He will also have a chance to win the season series against the Celtics when the two teams meet for the final time in the regular season on April 6 in Atlanta.