NBA playoffs 2022: 'OMG WIGGS,' sports world reacts to Andrew Wiggins' monster dunk over Luka Doncic

ByTory Barron ESPN logo
Monday, May 23, 2022

Dunk of the postseason? Dunk of the postseason.The 2022 NBA playoffsrolled on Sunday night with theGolden State Warriorsdefeating theDallas Mavericks109-100 totake a 3-0 series leadin the Western Conference finals. But the story of the night was centered solely aroundAndrew Wiggins.

More specifically, Wiggins' preposterous dunk overLuka Doncic. Wiggins, who scored a playoff career-high27 points, took flight over Doncic midway through the fourth quarter for what was originallyruled an offensive foul. Golden State challenged, and the ruling was Wiggins' elbow to Doncic was incidental contact, giving the Warriors a 93-83 lead.

The sports world immediately turned to Twitter to react to Wiggins putting Luka on a poster. Here's what everyone from Magic Johnson to Terrell Owens had to say about the moment. We also included an oldJoel Embiidtweet that didn't age particularly well, because we're petty like that.

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