It wasn't Lebron over Jason Terry or DeAndre Jordan over Brandon Knight, but Brooklyn Nets rookie Tyshawn Taylor did put Boston Celtics rookie Fab Melo on a poster last night in Springfield for the D-League Dunk of the Night.... MORE →
Brooklyn Nets rookie Tyshawn Taylor showed off his athleticism Tuesday night with the Springfield Armor, putting down a 360 dunk on a fast break that would probably be the team's best dunk of the season had he done it in a Brooklyn Nets uniform.
In an Armor loss Thursday night, Taylor again didn't disappoint, finishing with 25 points on 10-16 shooting, including this athletic reverse layup where the ball hung on the side of the rim for multiple seconds before spinning in. Watch:
Armed with a roster flush with talent -- including Brooklyn Nets rookies Tyshawn Taylor & Tornike Shengelia, former first-round draft pick Dominique Jones, former Boston Celtics forward Kris Joseph, and D-League Player of the Week Willie Reed -- the Brooklyn Nets D-League Affiliate Springfield Armor took down the Erie Bayhawks last night 102-96. Even on this talent-laden (for D-League standards) roster, it was Taylor that stole the show, finishing with 30 points (10-19 shooting), seven assists, and four steals in 31 minutes, including the D-League dunk of the night: a fast-break 360 dunk in the second quarter. Watch:... MORE →