Kristaps Porzingis With the Nasty Putback, Deep Buzzer Beating 3 & Wry Smile
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“Only somebody like him could make that play, make that dunk,” said teammate Carmelo Anthony about Kristaps Porzingis’ putback dunk against the Bucks.
The leading rookie of the year candidate had another impressive performance on Sunday as scored 15 points, grabbed 5 boards, blocked 5 shots and connected on 2 of 5 3-pointers. The most exciting of those 3s came late in the 4th when he hit a deep buzzer beating 3 off an inbound pass and then back peddled down the court with a smile worthy of a very big future contract.