The most popular Explain One Play video of all-time so far is this one, with 1.3 million views:
KD-Steph 1-2 Punch
Watch Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant close out the LA Clippers with the same repeated play. Highlighting subtle fakes, defensive mistakes, and the suffering bickering Clippers players and coaches. Co-starring Draymond Green and DeAndre Jordan. By @EricApricot. Full articles and other movies at http://tinyurl.com/ericapricotPosted by Golden State of Mind on Saturday, February 24, 2018
It focuses on a particular play, Double Punch, that is a real go-to for the Golden State Warriors. The first option gives Steph Curry a chance for a quick open three. The second option gets Kevin Durant post position against a switched defender while Curry split-cuts with someone. The third option gives Durant an isolation. Three great options, and there is a third screener in the play so the defense can’t just load up with their vanilla pick and roll defensive schemes.
Last night, the play begged to be analyzed, as the Warriors used it three straight times in crunch time to come back against the Utah Jazz, and got 6 points out of it (though a Draymond Green 3 is surely not a great play outcome).
Co-starring Damian Jones as the young screener and Draymond Green who answers the screaming crowd with a gutsy 3 and Sun Tzu philosophy.
Steph Curry and Kevin Durant double punch the Jazz
Watch Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant torture the Utah Jazz with the same Double Punch play three times in a row in crunch time as the Warriors pulled off a thrilling comeback. Co-starring Damian Jones as the young screener and Draymond Green who answers the screaming crowd with a gutsy 3 and Sun Tzu philosophy. By @EricApricot. More videos and full articles at http://tinyurl.com/ericapricot�Posted by Golden State of Mind on Saturday, October 20, 2018