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Shaun Livingston Can Still Finish Alley-Oops with the Best of Them

BROOKLYN, NY - FEBRUARY 3: Shaun Livingston #14 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots over Michael Carter-Williams #1 of the Philadelphia 76ers during a game at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
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David MurphyFeatured ColumnistJanuary 18, 2017

Shaun Livingston of the Brooklyn Nets can still finish alley-oops with the best of them.

Here, he skies high to finish a twisting, rim-hanging dunk with authority at the Barclays Center on Monday night.

Livingston suffered a horrific injury in 2007 while with the Los Angeles Clippers. Landing after a missed layup, his knee buckled, damaging all the ligaments and the joint itself.

After numerous surgeries, a lengthy rehab process and abbreviated stints around the league, Livingston is having a resurgent season with the Nets, averaging 7.8 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists through 45 games this season.

H/T to The Score.

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