Kenneth Faried Passes off the Backboard to Himself for Fancy Finish

Joe FlynnContributor IMarch 5, 2014

Denver Nuggets'  Kenneth Faried tries to make a basket up and over Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Martin (23) but misses the shot during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, March 3, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Barry Gutierrez)
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Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried got extra fancy on Wednesday night, passing the ball to himself off the backboard before finishing the basket against the Dallas Mavericks.

Unfortunately for Faried, the official scorers do not give out points and an assist for such a play.