The Nick “Swaggy P” Young experience is an eventful one. He recently attempted a ridiculous 540-degree layup, and the next ill-advised shot is never far around the corner.
Last night, he put the cherry on the top of this brutal possession by wedging the ball between the rim and the backboard – a huge rarity on a 3-point shot:
Stay tuned for the complete Nick Young bad shot compilation later in the year. It’s coming.
Having said that, Young is the highlight of this Lakers season and should by no means be slapped with J.R. Smith-level birdbrain status.
A good locker room guy, he is leading the team in scoring. Though his shot selection could use some work, he means well, seems to care about winning, and has an incredible sneaker collection. He is the lovable earnest jokester, a true ray of sunshine.
I’m with Steve Kerr: