Dennis Smith Jr bamboozled the Washington Wizards with a hesitation dribble before throwing down a thunderous dunk as the Dallas Mavericks snapped their six-game losing streak.
The point guard scored 19 points and handed out seven assists as the Mavericks ran away to a comfortable 119-100 win.
Smith Jr’s highlight of the night came in the dying moments of the fourth quarter as he faced off against Wizards’ defender Troy Brown.
With the ball in his hands beyond the three-point arc, Smith Jr teased Brown with a hesitation dribble before blowing by the defender, soaring to the rim and throwing down a right-handed dunk.
Click the video at the top of the page to watch Smith Jr’s hesitation dribble, drive and dunk, plus four more top plays from Tuesday night’s NBA action.
Tuesday night’s results
- Milwaukee Bucks 103-118 Portland Trail Blazers
- Brooklyn Nets 104-82 Phoenix Suns
- Atlanta Hawks 102-113 Charlotte Hornets
- Washington Wizards 100-119 Dallas Mavericks
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