By Ryan Snellings
Los Angeles Clippers’ rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander impressed us yet again last night as he threw down a posterizing dunk in the team’s final preseason game.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, the Los Angeles Clippers top pick of the 2018 draft, added a poster to his resume last night as the team played their final preseason game.
Gilgeous-Alexander has already shown a lot in his five preseason games with the team, putting up 9.2 points on 47.5% shooting, 3.8 assists, 2.4 rebounds and 1.6 steals. The rookie justified the Clippers trading up one spot in the draft in order to take him and why Jerry West seems so enamored with him.
Before last night, both the the team and fans have seen everything they could possibly want out of Shai thus far in his young career…or so we thought.
Oh me, oh my. pic.twitter.com/KnzhOvPvsB
— LA Clippers (@LAClippers) October 12, 2018
Just look at that dunk! The 6’6″ point guard put not one, but two of Maccabi Haifa’s players on the poster.
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