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😱 HANDLES WEEK THREAD 😱

To celebrate #NBAHandlesWeek, we count down the TOP 20 HANDLES of the 2018-19 season!

At #20, @drose loses the defender with the left-to-right crossover for the @Timberwolves in October.

Coming in at #19... @russwest44 switches directions in a flash and scores to extend the @okcthunder lead with 35.1 seconds remaining in Charlotte. #NBAHandlesWeek

A magician with the ball!

@KyrieIrving goes into his bag of tricks and showcases his handles for #18. #NBAHandlesWeek

😲😲😲

We flashback to February for #17... @augustinDj14 shakes & bakes his way into the lane for the @OrlandoMagic! #NBAHandlesWeek

D Rose left to right
Russ show & go
Kyrie dances to the lane
Augustin shake & bake

WHICH WAS YOUR FAVORITE HANDLE FROM THE OPENING GROUP?? #NBAHandlesWeek

✨ M A G I C ✨

At #16... @luka7doncic goes behind his back to split the defense for the @dallasmavs! #NBAHandlesWeek

#NBAHandlesWeek #15... Back in December, @KembaWalker hits the brakes to create space for the @hornets triple!

👀 @Darren_Collison stops on a dime and drills the jumper to earn #14! #NBAHandlesWeek

"Can I have this dance?"

Sending it back to February for #13... @EBled2 shakes and spins his way to the cup for the @Bucks! #NBAHandlesWeek

Luka splits the defense
Kemba stops on a dime
Collison steps back
Bledsoe spins inside

WHICH WAS YOUR FAVORITE HANDLE FROM 16-13?? #NBAHandlesWeek

🤯 What a move by Collison! 🤯

⏪ to November for #12... @Darren_Collison snatches it back for the smooth crossover! #NBAHandlesWeek

Dance on 'em Beard!

#11... @JHarden13 sets up his defender & then crosses over before floating it in for the @HoustonRockets! #NBAHandlesWeek

Flashback to the Eastern Conference Finals for #10...

@kawhileonard steps back and connects from downtown for the @Raptors! #NBAHandlesWeek

UNCLE DREW!

@KyrieIrving goes behind-the-back TWICE before finishing high off the glass for #9! #NBAHandlesWeek

Collison snatchback
Harden cross into floater
Kawhi steps back
Kyrie goes behind-the-back 2x

WHICH WAS YOUR FAVORITE HANDLE FROM 12-9?? #NBAHandlesWeek

👀 OK DONOVAN! 👀

Coming in at #8... @spidadmitchell gets free with the stepback and fires from distance for the @utahjazz! #NBAHandlesWeek

#NBAHandlesWeek #7... @CJMcCollum slams on the brakes, crosses over, and drops in the @trailblazers floater back in November!

LANCE. DANCE.

At #6... @StephensonLance puts together a series of handles to open himself up for the mid-range J! #NBAHandlesWeek

🔥 @TheTraeYoung earns #5 with the ball fake wizardry and heads up dish for the @ATLHawks! #NBAHandlesWeek

Spida stops on a dime
CJ changes direction
Lance dances into the J
Trae fakes and finds

WHICH WAS YOUR FAVORITE HANDLE FROM 8-5?? #NBAHandlesWeek

We head back to the Western Conference Finals for #4...

@Dame_Lillard slips the defender with the behind-the-back dribble before pulling up from WAY DOWNTOWN! #NBAHandlesWeek

🕷️ SPIDA MITCHELL 🕷️

@spidadmitchell creates space with the HARD STEPBACK triple for #3! #NBAHandlesWeek

"He crossed over the entire gym!"

At #2... @CP3 pulls it back between-his-legs for the @HoustonRockets trey! #NBAHandlesWeek

The #1 HANDLE of the 2018-19 NBA season...

@JHarden13 completely loses his defender with the behind-the-back crossover in Houston! #NBAHandlesWeek

Dame stops on a dime
Spida Mitchell stepback trey
CP3 pulls it back for the trey
Harden behind-the-back crossover

WHICH WAS YOUR FAVORITE HANDLE FROM 4-1?? #NBAHandlesWeek


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