32yo Lakers Rookie Gets His Ankles Broken & Has An Embarrassing Shot Clock FAIL

Published on November 11th, 2015 by Astramskas, David | 3,551 views

32 year old Lakers rookie Marcelo Huertas probably played the most forgettable 15 minutes of his pro career on Tuesday night. Actually, for most fans of basketball and Shaqtin’ a Fool type plays, his 15 minutes were as memorable as anything he’s done in his pro career.

It all started in the 2nd quarter when the shot blocking beast that is Tyler Johnson (he averaged 0.3 blocks last season) swatted Marcelo’s awkward off 1-leg 3-point shot. Marcelo caught the rejected shot and then threw a over-the-headĀ airballĀ at the buzzer.


Then in the 4th quarter Tyler struck again – this time with an ankle breaking crossover. As Tyler drove past him and hit the and 1 layup, Marcelo had this expression on his face as if he was hit in the gut.


If those highlights weren’t bad enough, the Lakers lost to the Heat 101-88 and Marcelo finished with 2 points (1-3 fg), 4 assists and 3 turnovers in 15 minutes.


(AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

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David Astramskas,

Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

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