Playoffs 2021

NBA Playoffs 2021: NBA Twitter stunned by Deandre Ayton's game-winning dunk

Just when it looked like the LA Clippers had sealed the win in Game 2, Deandre Ayton stole the show.

Trailing 103-102 with less than one second to go, the Suns pulled off a wild out-of-bounds play, with Jae Crowder delivering the perfect lob pass to Ayton to dunk it home and put the Suns up 2-0 in the series.

TAKEAWAYS: Suns clinch Game 2 in thriling finish

After much deliberation, the officials added time on the clock, giving the Clippers a chance to go the length of the court, but Paul George's triple fell short, giving the Suns a remarkable 104-103 win.

Suns point guard Chris Paul was loving it, watching the action from home!

Players around the league took to Twitter post-game in awe of the Crowder-Ayton connection, sharing their reactions on social media.

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