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    Ja Morant wows crowd with highlight dunk attempt over Kevin Love

    Dec 21, 2019
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    JA Morant came close to putting up arguably the highlight of the year after he attempted to dunk over Kevin Love in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 114-107 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday, Manila time.

    The 6-foot-3 Grizzlies rookie sensation drove to the basket in the first quarter and leapt over the Cavs star big man – who’s five inches taller, and left the crowd in awe, only for Morant to miss what would’ve been an amazing slam.

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    Love was relieved that Morant didn’t complete the epic poster as he acknowledged the talent of the Grizzlies young playmaker.

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    “Ja almost ended my professional career with this dunk…that kid is something special,” Love said in a Twitter post after the game.

    Love, though, had the last laugh as he buried the go-ahead triple with a little over a minute to play on the way to the victory.

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    Morant, on the other hand, was held to just eight points, matching a season low, after coming in averaging over 18 points per game.

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