UseTaHoop
Two months ago

Simmons Globetrotters mode

Just watching the news.

Bolden looked good.

BUT Simmons scored by inbounding the ball onto opponent's back, caught it back and went for the layup.

Very cheeky play. Maybe disrespectful though. Lots of us used to try to throw it out off the opposition, or bounce pass it onto the defender’s foot for a violation (back in the day, not current foot violation rule) but that was next level.

Amused me.

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Isaac  
Two months ago

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PlaymakerMo  
Two months ago

Not disrespectful, just an intelligent play from a special player.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

If shooting the ball up 15 on the last play of the game is disrespectful, then so is throwing the ball off an opponent's back.

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PlaymakerMo  
Two months ago

You're funny, anon.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

Smh

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Warney  
Two months ago

Smart play, defender owes his team a bucket for shite D

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AngusH  
Two months ago

I'm guessing it's Rivers' fault and the player was told to do that.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

I think that's fair enough, it's a 4-point game with 16 seconds to play. I understand the NBA and NCAA attitude towards teams with big leads hunting shots on the final possession, but in those situations the outcome of the game is out of the question. In this situation, the Clips are still a chance to come back, and obviously trying to. Simmons just makes the highest percentage play available, can't see anything wrong with that.

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Anonymous  
Two months ago

I know it's done a lot but I don’t understand defenders not looking at the ball, well done to Simmons imo.

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Orange pill chaser  
Two months ago

Simmons has done it before, so was bad scouting to not expect it.

Actually should have the basket not counted, as he caught the ball before stepping onto the court, so was technically out of bounds still?

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