The Dallas Mavericks completed a seemingly impossible comeback to defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 114-113 on April 14 as Luka Doncic nailed the game-winning buzzer-beater. The 3-pointer was just as unbelievable as the comeback. Luka was falling down and attempted a floater from 3-point range that went in to lift Dallas to the win. It was an incredible night.
Doncic took home the Defensive Player of the Game belt on April 14. It was an unbelievable performance, especially after Luka struggled in the first half. He had just four points in the first 24 minutes as Dillon Brooks did a fantastic job slowing him down. The Mavericks superstar is unstoppable, though. He got hot in the third quarter and finished off the Grizzlies with his game-winner.
The incredible make set social media ablaze. Here is a look at the best Twitter reactions to Luka’s unbelievable game-winning buzzer-beater in Memphis.
Luka Doncic blows up Twitter with his game-winner as Mavericks top Memphis
Fans looking to relive the shot can see it from every angle below.
LeBron James was quick to chime on Twitter after Doncic sank the unbelievable 3-pointer.
Stephen Curry, who is on one of the best hot streaks of his career, had this to say about Luka’s game-winning buzzer-beater.
Former Maverick Tyson Chandler chimed in with his thoughts on Doncic’s shot.
Former Dallas Cowboys wideout Dez Bryant posted this.
ESPN’s Rachel Nichols could not believe what she saw from the 22-year-old.
Fans even had some fun with the improbable make by switching up the NBA’s logo. Take a look below.
The entire Mavericks roster mobbed Luka after the make. Jalen Brunson went back to show Doncic some additional love but instead created a hilarious moment. See it below with JB’s apology to the Mavericks superstar.
The Mavs trailed for most of the game. The Grizzlies led by five points with two minutes remaining and had a greater than 98 percent chance to win the game as Grayson Allen went to the free-throw line with 2.2 seconds left and Dallas trailing by two. Allen missing both allowing Luka the chance to hit the game-winner.
It was a special night and an incredible shot from an unbelievable talent. The best is yet to come from Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks, so stay tuned.