NBA, Video / Feb 23, 2012 / 6:00 pm

Jordan Hamilton Stars In “To Live & Sky In L.A.”

Jordan Hamilton

Nuggets rookie Jordan Hamilton, who just yesterday we told you is one of the NBA’s top five players who need more playing time, didn’t disappoint our prediction Wednesday night.

Playing against the Clippers in his hometown of Los Angeles, Hamilton went from the left baseline to Reggie Evans‘ mug in two dribbles before closing with a one-handed facial. Even with a tough crowd that’s grown used to Blake Griffin‘s acrobatics, the dunk got the crowd going.

With Denver missing Nene, Rudy Fernandez, Danilo Gallinari and Ty Lawson, Hamilton found plenty of playing time available in his trip back home. He went on to drop 18 points and seven boards on the Clips in the Nuggets’ loss after coming in averaging 5.1 points in 8 minutes this year.

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  • stefan

    you really called this one!

  • Dayinho

    Could be better than Jr.Smith/ Von Wafer?

  • darko’s doughnuts

    He’s a better option than Corey Brewer or Rudy Fernandez on the wing…team this guy with Gallinari when he comes back, with Lawson and Nene and that’s a scary team in a year or two.