Shane Battier hadn’t dunked in an NBA game in four years, so when he took this bounce pass from D-Wade, you can imagine his eyes lighting up at an open lane. Battier, 34, hung on the rim for good measure. Afterward, here’s what he had to say about the dunk:
Battier on the dunk: “That one is for all the suburban Dads out there. I might release a DVD of that.”
— Ethan J. Skolnick (@EthanJSkolnick) February 5, 2013
The Heat won, 99-94, and LeBron made 13-of-14 shots and finished with 31 points, eight rebounds and eight assists. They’re 31-14 and lead the Knicks by 1/2 game in the East.