DeAndre Jordan's unbelievable monster slam over Brandon Knight was his entry as the NBA's dunk of the year but — when it gets a nod from LeBron James — you know it is the the front runner.
King James made his nomination of the Los Angeles Clippers center's flooring of the Detroit Pistons defender public on his Twitter account and said, "DeAndre Jordan!!!! Dayyyuummmmm!! Dunk of the year,"
That's with six exclamation points.
DeAndre Jordan!!!! Dayyyuummmm!! Dunk of the year #littletikeshoop
— LeBron James (@KingJames) March 11, 2013
The dunk came in the second quarter, off a lob from Clippers guard Chris Paul, The play sent fans and teammates alike into a tizzy after seeing the force of Jordan.
Knight fell like a stone during the jam and Jordan just stepped over his prone body.