The New York Knicks (5) defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers (4) Sunday morning at Madison Sq. Backyard on the again of a 29-point efficiency from Jalen Brunson, whose 3-point celebration stole the highlight as a result of guard refusing to disclose what it meant.
Brunson, 26, celebrated a make from past the arc by doing an odd hand gesture whereas masking his face.
Jeff Van Gundy, the printed commentator, was confused by the 3-point celly, and reporter Lisa Salters, on his behalf, requested Brunson postgame what the celebration meant.
“Don’t be concerned about it,” Brunson stated.
The mysterious nature of his response solely made NBA Twitter extra interested in what it might imply.
Knicks take 3-1 sequence lead over Cavaliers
Brunson and firm are actually only one win away from advancing to the Jap Convention semifinals after taking a 3-1 sequence lead over Cleveland.
The dagger, hit by Brunson on an help from Josh Hart, additionally produced an odd celebration by the previous Dallas Mavericks star.
No matter these celebrations imply, if something in any respect, they appear to be working for Brunson. He has scored at the least 20 factors in all 4 video games this sequence.
Sport 5 is again in Cleveland on Wednesday. Donovan Mitchell will look to bounce again from a poor outing, scoring simply 11 factors.