David Nwaba has one last chance to prove to the Los Angeles Lakers that he deserves a spot on their roster before his 10-day contract expires Thursday night, and he’s taking advantage of it. The rookie known as “Mr. Dunk” in the D-League hasn’t had a signature cram in the NBA just yet, but his slam on the break gave Lakers fans a taste of what he can do:
Brewer's pass hits Nwaba who throws it down in transition #LakeShow ( : TNT) pic.twitter.com/JxPPu0x3Rf— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) March 10, 2017
The Suns have been put on notice, and Nwaba looks more and more worthy of a second 10-day contract.
Harrison Faigen is co-host of the Locked on Lakers podcast (subscribe here), and you can follow him on Twitter at @hmfaigen.