Hands up if you’ve ever heard of Malcolm Brogdon before right now? Yeah, neither had we. Then again, we’re not from Milwaukee, where the NBA rookie currently plays.
However, on Tuesday night in a bright spotlight against the biggest of opponents — LeBron James and the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers — Brogdon certainly turned a lot of heads. Not only did he blow past Kyrie Irving for a solid dunk in the first half, but he absolutely destroyed LeBron James in the third quarter with this incredible reverse slam. Not even LeBron’s freakish athleticism could help him recover.
Here’s the dunk from multiple angles:
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Ultimately, Cleveland would win the game 114-108, because they are the Cavs and the Bucks are… well, they’re the Bucks. But you now know who Malcolm Brogdon is. LeBron James definitely knows too.