The Boston Celtics forward drove to the basket in the final minute of the third quarter and threw down an awesome dunk right in the Los Angeles Clippers forward’s face. The dunk gave the C’s an 86-84 lead and brought the TD Garden crowd to its feet.
Check out Tatum’s incredible slam in the video below:
Jayson Tatum with the poster on his head! 😤
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 14, 2020
The dunk looks equally amazing in photo form, and the Celtics tweeted out a great one Thursday night.
The Celtics ultimately prevailed 141-133 in double overtime to ride into the All-Star break on a high note. Tatum led the way with a game-high 39 points and played excellent defense to shut down Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard in the fourth quarter and overtime.