Found October 25, 2011 on
Ball in Europe:
Here’s an early entrant into any unofficial “ACB Play of the Year” contest. In what would otherwise merely appear as a single-line entry in play-by-play writeups amidst Real Madrid’s 20th consecutive regular-season victory, an 81-67 victory over Blusens Monbus, Rudy Fernandez hit a “canasta imposible” in the third quarter for three points plus a foul drawn.
Check out the angle on the shot in the clip below. Check out the hang time of the ball. And check out the reaction of Carlos Suarez, who’s probably still trying to figure out the physics of it all…
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(Courtesy of Rant Sports)
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