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CJ McCollum Claps Back at Skip Bayless

The National TV pundit took some heat from CJ McCollum after at typically scorching hot take.

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Skip Bayless’ job is to say things just to get a reaction.

We all know it, and usually don’t care. But this time, while slinging a hot take on Kawhi Leonard, he got the attention of one CJ McCollum:

But it didn’t stop there:

It’s no surprise that Bayless would use the little exchange for a bit of self-promotion, right? Well even other media members are able to see through this for what it is:

Bayless has been critical of the McCollum/Damian Lillard pairing in the playoffs, perhaps leading to CJ’s increased annoyance: