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Spencer Hawes (Yes, Our Spencer Hawes) Drops 58 Points in Pro-Am Game

Aug 12, 2013, 4:06 PM EDT

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Spencer Hawes posterizes the competition. Spencer Hawes runs the floor, dribbling through traffic – behind-the-back seamlessly into a crossover – then stops and pops for three. Spencer Hawes hits the turnaround jumper, the fadeaway, and the up-and-under. Spencer Hawes protects the rim, announcing to the world they better get that garbage out of his house. Spencer Hawes is nimble and mean. Spencer Hawes is an outlaw.

No, this is not play-by-play from a dream Spencer Hawes was having last night. His 58 points and 17 rebounds are reality – just not in the NBA.

While the 76ers have been involved in quite possibly the most protracted head coaching search in the history of the league, Hawes has been sharpening his skills in the Seattle Basketball Pro-Am, where he apparently is a five-position superstar per this video that comes to us via ProBasketballTalk. There Hawes is a maniac, hitting nearly 67% of his field goals, getting 22 shots at the charity stripe (I’m guessing more than the Sixers averaged per game all last season), and generally doing whatever he wants. See for yourself.

Per PBT, the Sixers’ center is posting Kevin Durant numbers in the Seattle Pro-Am, as the four-time All Star only dropped 63 on some unsuspecting Pros and Ams. This what Philly fans have been waiting for, Spence. Will the real Spencer Hawes please stand up?

>> Spencer Hawes drops 58 points in Seattle Pro-Am game [PBT]

  1. rhettbogan - Aug 12, 2013 at 8:15 PM

    I hope this is a sign of things to come Spencer….

    • Jason R. - Aug 12, 2013 at 9:03 PM

      You mean that his future lies in the Seattle Basketball Pro-Am?

      If so, I agree.

  2. willh888 - Aug 12, 2013 at 10:05 PM

    rock n’ jock 10 pointers right

  3. Ryan - Aug 12, 2013 at 10:34 PM

    Just goes to show how amazing even borderline NBA starters are…

  4. Jeff Daniels - Aug 12, 2013 at 10:37 PM

    Spencer Hawes is a humungous pile of yokel white trash. I hope he hits the wrong meth pipe and contracts HIV.

    • Jake Meoff - Aug 12, 2013 at 11:26 PM

      Some people are just a joke and your one of them

      • Jeff Daniels - Aug 12, 2013 at 11:56 PM

        From the guy named “jake mehoff”. Grow up fag.

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