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Kyrie Irving Sends Jeff Teague to the Floor with Sick Crossover

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Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistDecember 26, 2013

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has shown that he can do wonders with a basketball, and the Atlanta Hawks' Jeff Teague found that out the hard way on Thursday night.

Irving went behind his back with the dribble, sending Teague spilling to the floor, via Beyond the Buzzer:

Take another look at the crossover:

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Update: Friday, Dec. 27 at 12:04 a.m. ET

Good news, folks. Despite what looked like Irving breaking Teague's ankles, the Atlanta guard is fine. He even has a sense of humor about hitting the floor:

So my ankles are ok just to let you guys know #crossedme

— Jeff Teague (@Teague0) December 27, 2013

--End of Update--

It was a bad moment for Teague, but he got his revenge on Irving and the Cavaliers a few minutes later. Teague hit the game-winning shot as time expired in double overtime to give the Hawks a thrilling 127-125 victory.

 

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