James Johnson 19 Points Full Highlights (1/12/2020)

James Johnson, noticing the despondent mood in the Heat locker room after a discouraging loss to the Knicks, wanted to raise the down spirits of his teammates. “You know what tastes really great after a full 48 minutes of basketball?” he asked cheerily. Undeterred by the cold glances he was receiving from the rest of…

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Jaxson Hayes 20 Points Full Highlights (1/11/2020)

Ever since the first game of the season where Jaxson Hayes scored nineteen points, I have had an alert system set up in my house so that I know when he reaches the milestone of scoring twenty points in a game. I’ve got it all: claxons, flashing lights, text messages to my phone, confetti, anything…

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Tristan Thompson Career High 35 Points Full Highlights (1/9/2020)

Tristan Thompson could feel that he was lying down on a hard surface. Why would that be the case? The chances of him going to sleep somewhere so uncomfortable were remote. He decided to open his eyes rather than stubbornly keep them shut. The sight that greeted his opened eyes was a beautiful, yet confusing,…

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Gorgui Dieng 22 Points/6 Assists/4 Blocks Full Highlights (1/5/2020)

“Dear diary, Recently, a large quantity of the cursed white sand has been deposited onto this land of Minnesota which is forsaken by god. Thankfully, the prophets and soothsayers employed by the local television stations under the title of “weatherman” were accurate in their auguries, and I was able to plan in advance of these…

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Dante Exum Career High 28 Points Full Highlights (1/5/2020)

“This isn’t funny guys,” Dante Exum called out to the empty hallway. A group of his teammates had told him about the “secret media room” where there was “tons of free food” available before games. But Dante had somehow gotten separated from them in the unfamiliar corridors of the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, and now he…

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Michael Porter Jr. 25 Points Full Highlights (1/2/2020)

Michael Porter Jr. strode into the locker room with an aura of earned confidence to find a gathering of jubilant teammates. After graciously accepting their whooping applause and numerous slaps on the back, things quieted down. The assembled Nuggets players seemed to be waiting for their rookie to make some sort of acknowledgement. “You guys…

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Markelle Fultz 16 Points/8 Assists Full Highlights (1/1/2020)

New Year’s Eve is usually a quiet time for DownToBuck. Since I have a responsibility to my subscribers to provide high-quality and timely NBA highlight videos, I will usually turn down MULTIPLE invitations to fun NYE events in order to spend time alone in front of my computer. This year I got slightly more festive…

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Markelle Fultz 13 Points/6 Assists Full Highlights (12/27/2019)

Brett Brown opened the door of his Orlando-area hotel room and was surprised to find that the bedside lamp was turned on. He was always very careful not to leave lights on where he didn’t need them. As he walked over to turn it off, mentally noting to let the housekeeping management know that they…

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Gorgui Dieng 21 Points Full Highlights (12/26/2019)

“Dear Diary, One troubling ritual that the people of Minnesota take part in is that of making “snow-men”. When the cursed white sand falls to the ground in large enough quantities, the younglings of this land will run outside, sometimes even while the cursed precipitation is still falling, and make crude man-shaped figures from it….

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Furkan Korkmaz 16 Points Full Highlights (12/25/2019)

When the unexpected light appears in my bedroom, I open my eyes expecting to have to scold my kitty Japurri Purrker for turning on the lightswitch, as he is prone to doing in the middle of the night. But the light filling the room does not have its source in the lightbulb above my head….

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