Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/4/14
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist plays for the Bobcats, meaning he has to do something amazingly good or amazingly bad to get people’s attention. Last week, he did something amazingly bad when his 19-year-old body couldn’t take down just-about-50-year-old Michael Jordan. But this week, the rookie has redeemed himself somewhat with a stellar dunk. Kidd-Gilchrist, who is averaging 9.1 points and 5.7 rebounds a game for Charlotte, threw down a reaching, one-armed jammed over the Pistons’ Greg Monroe in Wednesday night’s game. So, while the kid may not be able to beat Mike in a game of one-on-one, he’s at least on the way toward looking like him. Check out the dunk in the video below.
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