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Obi Toppin’s stunning dunk went viral in Pacers-Knicks Game 1

On Monday night, the Indiana Pacers will play the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden for Game 1 of their second-round playoff series.

During the match, Obi Toppin had an incredible one dunk that went viral on social media.

Via The Indiana Pacers: “OBI TOPPIN BETWEEN THE LEGS 🗣️”

Toppin had 12 points, six rebounds, three assists and one block while shooting 5/7 from the field and 2/3 from three-point range in his first 18 minutes of playing time.

Toppin has been one of the best dunkers in the league since he was drafted in 2020.

He finished the regular season with averages of 10.3 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game while shooting 57.3% from the field and 40.3% from three-point range in 82 games.

The Pacers are the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference and had a record of 47-35.

They are in the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2020, beating the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round (in six games).


May 2, 2024; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Indiana Pacers forward Obi Toppin (1) shoots the ball

Before being traded last summer, Toppin had spent the first three years of his career with the New Yorkers.

He helped the franchise reach the NBA playoffs twice (2021 and 2023).


May 10, 2023; New York, New York, USA; New York Knicks forward Obi Toppin (1) grabs a rebound

As for the Knicks, they are the second seed with a 50-32 record.

They defeated the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round (in six games).

Game 2 of the series is Wednesday night (also at Madison Square Garden in New York).

Whoever wins the series will advance to the Eastern Conference Finals.