Sport Hornets' LaMelo Ball immediately records outrageous full court assist in return from wrist injury
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After over a month on the sidelines due to a wrist injury, LaMelo Ball returned to action on Saturday night for the' matchup with the . It didn't take him long to remind everyone why he was the most exciting rookie in the league this season.
Less than five minutes into the first quarter, the Hornets forced a turnover, but since it took a few seconds for them to corral the loose ball, it seemed like their chance for a quick fastbreak the other way was gone. And really it should have been except for the brilliance of Ball.
He took one dribble, looked up and tossed an underhand lob the length of the court. It floated over the Pistons' entire defense and landed right in the hands of, who converted the easy layup as the Hornets' announcer lost his mind.
Charlotte Hornets at Boston Celtics Game #63 4/28/21
The Celtics look to avenge Sunday’s loss as they host the Hornets for their 3rd and final regular season meeting.Both teams are playing on the second night of back to back games. The Celtics were at home against Oklahoma City Thunder while the Hornets hosted the Milwaukee Bucks and had to travel after the game. The Celtics are 5-7 on the second night of back to back games and 1-2 when the games are home/home. The Hornets are 6-6 on the second night of back to back games.
LAMELO WASTING NO TIME IN HIS RETURN! ????— NBA (@NBA)
This alternate angle from the baseline camera gives a really cool view of how Ball flung the pass.
HE’S BAAAAAACCCCCKKKK!! ????????— Charlotte Hornets (@hornets) |
This is just unbelievable. The vision to see Bridges running out ahead, the bravery to actually throw the pass, the touch to drop it perfectly into his teammate's stride, all of it is a perfect example of Ball's elite playmaking ability. He might still be a rookie, but there are very few players in the league who could pull this off regardless of age.
Everyone was excited about Ball's return, and we knew we were going to get some highlights sooner or later. But no one could have expected something like this.
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