TODAY'S PAPER
43° Good Afternoon
NEWSDAY DEALS
YOU ARE A DEALS MEMBERVIEW DEALS
43° Good Afternoon
SportsBasketball

Blake, JaVale men amongst boys

How about a ridiculous jam and a memorable goaltending call to start the daily grind?

First, the dunk. In the Clippers' 103-95 win over Denver last night, Blake Griffin managed to tidily get just about every Nugget on one poster. The defending Slam Dunk Contest champion took off from just inside the free throw line and threw down a one-handed jam over three Denver defenders. The video:

Now it's no secret that JaVale McGee has a penchant for the absurd. Despite all the talent and skill McGee showcases, he has found his way to a permanent spot in blooper reels. The following goaltending penalty, where the Washington center swats a ball that is practically halfway down into somewhere around Row X, might be McGee's best work. Specifically of note is McGee jogging back on defense like nothing happened:

You can now begin your day.

Comments

We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.

New York Sports