A few days ago, Stephon Marbury won the MVP of the Chinese Basketball Association’s All-Star game. In the write-up of the game, a Chinese news agency described Marbury’s “no-look passes, alley-hoops, and mid-court three-pointers” as bringing the game energy.
If you were as skeptical as I was of the mid-court three-pointers, here you go: A video of Marbury’s late-game barrage of deep, deep threes. They weren’t exactly from mid-court, but they were well outside the normal range of human beings who don’t eat vaseline.
Now, if I could only see a highlight of those “alley-hoops.”