Sep 20, 2013, 3:49 PM EDT
I feel safe is saying this is the first time this sentence has ever been typed:
That was Linas Kleiza with the impressive baseline drive and reverse slam. Complete with some hanging on the rim.
Kleiza had 22 points to help lead his native Lithuania past Croatia and into the EuroBasket championship game.
Since we’re showing highlights, below you can see fellow Lithuanian Jonas Valanciunas (the Raptors center) with a nice block. Expectations are going up for him after his Summer League and EuroBasket performances.
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- World Cup preview: No Durant, no problem USA still one of two teams with legit shot to win gold 6
- Cavaliers sold Kyrie Irving on contract extension with LeBron James-Kevin Love plan 34
- Kevin Love says Timberwolves owner should focus on his own team following trade to Cavaliers 35
- Iman Shumpert excited to play in triangle offense because he won’t just have to stand in the corner 9
- Timberwolves owner: Kevin Love might regret trade because he’ll be third banana with Cavaliers 48
- Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried lead Team USA in final World Cup tune-up 20
- Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to 76ers 37