Jeremy Lamb had the complete web buzzing final night time when he made an unimaginable buzzer-beater from behind half-court final night time. His Charlotte Hornets had been enjoying the Toronto Raptors and with just some seconds left, they had been down 114-112. Lamb acquired the inbound move and threw it up in desperation. Surprisingly, the ball went by which gave the Hornets the 115-114 win, gorgeous the hometown Raptors crowd at Scotiabank Arena. After the sport, Lamb spoke to reporters about how he by no means truly believed he’d be capable of make the shot.
“When I first shot it, it felt good, however in my head, I used to be considering, ‘It’s too good to be true if it goes in’,” Lamb stated based on Sporting News. “I by no means in one million years thought it will go in. I assumed it will get shut however to see it go in, it was unreal.”
Lamb additionally defined that hitting a buzzer-beater like that’s one thing he used to apply in his driveway as a child, however he by no means thought he’d be capable of make that shot within the NBA.
“In my driveway rising up, counting down on my own,” Lamb stated. “Throwing it up, lacking 5 instances, I bought the rebound they usually put extra time on the clock! That’s the final time I did that.”
The win was an essential one for the Hornets who’re 34-39 and at the moment are two video games again a playf spot with simply 9 video games remaining. They are 10th within the Eastern Conference.