Feb 29, 2020; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) tries to knock the ball away from Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook (0) during the second quarter at TD Garden. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Holy cats. Or whatever the youngins say these days. Whatever way we decide to define it, Houston Rockets star guard Russell Westbrook made what could be the play of the NBA season against the Boston Celtics.

While James Harden was out there putting up blooper-reel plays, Brodie decided to put up what could be the dunk of the year.

Check out the former NBA MVP follow a P.J. Tucker missed three with a put-back jam to end all put-back jams.

This is just insane.

The timing. The air underneath him. Westbrook did everything in elite fashion before throwing it down one-hand style. Ridiculous.

Russ finished regulation with 38 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three steals.

Impressive stuff, indeed.

This article first appeared on Sportsnaut and was syndicated with permission.


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