Originally written on StraitPinkie.com  |  Last updated 11/18/14
During a game with the Los Angeles Clippers, Detroit Piston guard Brandon Knight got caught under the basket while Deandre Jordan threw down a monster dunk. Unfortunately for Knight, he has to deal with the multiple media outlets that have an opinion on every angle of the dunk. At 6’3”, the guard should just get out of the way. What was Knight thinking? Personally, I think he’s the only Detroit player that was actually trying to play defense. Everyone else was grabbing their popcorn. If Knight had got his hands on the ball, it would have been one of the best blocks ever seen. However, Jordan’s dunk could now be the Dunk of the Year in the NBA. Jordan’s teammate Blake Griffin tweeted this to his followers: @blakegriffin32: Well boys and girls that is what you call “the dunk of the year” by @deandrejordan Best dunk I’ve ever seen in person. #turnup Either way you look at it, you have to give credit to Jordan for the insane dunk, and Knight for not giving up on the play. Here is Brandon Knight’s humorous response via his Twitter account: @BrandonKnight07: It wasn’t in the scouting reports that the clippers threw lobs lol
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