Several years have passed since the retirement of Michael Jordan on the National Basketball Association (NBA). However, his name stands firm in the league through his team, Charlotte hornets, which struggles to advance to the Playoffs this season.
Precisely, his last test was against the current champion, Milwaukee Bucks. The task was not easy, but from the hand of LaMelo Ball, they managed to beat Giannis Antetokounmpo and company with a final score of 103-99.
Ball was the second most productive of his quintet after recording a production of 23 units, 3 assists and 5 rebounds in 35 minutes of action, also starring in the decisive moment of the party.
LaMelo Ball vs Giannis Antetokounmpo
In the final moments of the engagement, the ball fell into the hands of LaMelo Ball, who tried to penetrate the paint but fell short. Even so, chose to throw from close range with the score equal to 99 points to sentence the victory in favor of the Hornets.
“I’ve been doing that my whole life. Going left, right, forward, back, anywhere. I felt like it was a good shot so I took it,” Ball sentenced on his winning shot against Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Bucks.