We have a serious contender for NBA dunk of the year, courtesy of a nasty one-handed finish from Ja Morant.
The Memphis Grizzlies star left teammates, commentators and fans gobsmacked after pulling off an almighty dunk during the third quarter of his side’s clash with the Indiana Pacers.
After receiving the ball from just outside the arc, Morant drove past two Pacers then launched towards the hoop from well outside the no-charge zone.
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Morant then spectacularly leapt over Jalen Smith and slammed home a right-handed dunk that had Grizzlies players on the bench out of their seats and laughing in disbelief.
“Holy cow … Morant delivering an epic slam,” Pacers broadcaster Chris Denari said.
Analyst Quinn Buckner…