With All-Star weekend marking the midway point in the season, I figured it’s time to give away some midseason awards. Continue reading
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This play has been overlooked, surprisingly. Probably because no star was involved.
I don’t really know Sam personally (nor do I support anything Ohio St. does), but we both attended Whitney Young at the same time, so this has to be on here. He also made it on the SportsCenter Top 10 too. Congrats, homie.
Top Play: Shannon Brown dunk vs. the New Orleans Hornets
Sick switch-hands dunk by
Chris Shannon Brown
Runner-up: Alexei Kovalev shootout goal vs. the Florida Panthers
Nothing spectacular here, just a nice move that fooled Florida’s goaltender.
Top Play: Dwyane Wade dunk on Kendrick Perkins
I may have soiled myself if that happened to me. R.I.P. Kendrick.
Runner-up: Alexander Ovechkin laser beam
Ovie used to score goals like these on a nightly basis. Maybe he’s back in form?
Here are yesterday’s top plays:
Top Play: Illinois High School Skills Competition Shootout Goal
Some kid from Waubonsie Valley with a sick dangle in the skills comp. I remember trying stuff like this after practice all the time.
Runner-up: Dexter Strickland dunk on Kyle Singler (charging)
When I saw this all I could think about was the similarities between Illinois’ Jereme Richmond’s dunk on Sam Thompson. What were the refs thinking here?