Jayson Tatum has already made a name for himself this post-season, but the rookie continues to impress with plays like this.
In the fourth quarter of Game 7, with the Celtics trailing by four, Tatum had eyes only for the hoop as he stormed into the paint from the top of the key and flushed it home straight over the top of LeBron James.
😵 JAYSON. TATUM. TAKES. FLIGHT. 😵#CUsRise #NBARooks pic.twitter.com/PbV6RfrxjI- NBA (@NBA) May 28, 2018
Tatum had the whole arena on their feet and not even his fellow NBA players could believe it:
👀👀👀👀👀😳😳😳😳😳😳- Donovan Mitchell (@spidadmitchell) May 28, 2018
JAYSON TATUM 👀👀👀- Joel Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) May 28, 2018
OMG!!!!!!!!- Isaiah Thomas (@isaiahthomas) May 28, 2018
Tatum about to get a signature shoe from Nike now- Evan Turner (@thekidet) May 28, 2018
It might be his first season, but this is no rookie play.