James Johnson the veteran forward for the Brooklyn Nets signed the winning deal for the team with a clutch block against Bobby Portis of Milwaukee Bucks. The shorthanded Brooklyn Nets under the leadership of Kyrie Irving got the dub. As Kyrie had a career night and James Johnson stepped up with a major block. Even Kevin Durant and Ben Simmons were present in the arena at the bench as both are sidelined due to injuries.
The stars of the Brooklyn Nets can soon group together in all Arenas as New York City will soon be lifting off the COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Adding to it Kevin Durant and Ben Simmons are also about to return as they almost complete their rehabilitation but Ben has some back soreness. The game at Fiserv Forum was closely contested and head to head. As the final box score stands at 123-126 favoring the Brooklyn Nets.
Andre Drummond and James Johnson get the most credit for the win as two clutch blocks from their side one on Giannis Antetokounmpo and the other on Bobby Portis took them to victory. With James Johnson blocking Portis Kevin Durant and Ben Simmons were turned into complete hype men for their veteran forward. As they showed their love and appreciation by celebrating on the bench.
Twitter reacts to Ben Simmons getting hyped up
It’s been months since Ben Simmons was seen that happy and hyped especially for the team he is a part of. The saga came to an end as soon he parted ways with the Philadelphia 76ers and joined the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for James Harden. James Johnson played an important role in Simmons’ happiness as many fans credit him for his play that hyped up Ben and Kevin on the bench.
Twitter has thousands of reactions for the viral clip of the clutch play. As fans react to hyped-up Ben Simmons and Kevin Durant while appreciating and respecting the hustle of veteran forward. Fans are also hyped up for Simmons’ return to Philadelphia on March 10 as a war already between the fan bases has started. Find some of many such reactions to the clip posted by fans on Twitter here below: