Kiefer Ravena shows improved hops in finishing highlight jam at Texas Legends practice
Kiefer Ravena is doing well in training with the Texas Legends as the team's developmental player. Photo from Kiefer Ravena's Instagram account

KIEFER Ravena showed his development, particularly with his hops, in his stint as developmental player with the NBA D-League team Texas Legends.

In his latest Instagram post, the former Ateneo Blue Eagle standout shared a short video showing his improved hops in finishing an impressive dunk. Ravena caught the ball off the bounce in mid-air, then finished strong with a right-handed slam

Ravena tagged his Legends teammate Pierre Jackson, who presumably shot the clip with the caption 'Grind' and exclaimed, "I know that man's a star! His name is Kiefer."  

Ravena is currently pursuing his dream of making it in the NBA as part of the Dallas Mavericks D-League affiliate, the Legends who had Bobby Ray Parks on their roster last season. Unlike Parks however, Ravena won't be suiting up for the Legends in an official D-League game this season as he was tabbed as a developmental player. But he's surely living up to his role with the progress he's showing on the court just by working with seasoned pros looking to enter the NBA.

 

Grind . . . . . . . . . . . © @pappygawd

A video posted by NBA D League Texas Legends (@kieferravena15) on Dec 4, 2016 at 8:38am PST

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