Greatest Basketball Shot Ever Shows How YouTube is the New SportsCenter

In the past, we used to remember historic sports broadcasts from television, like Al Michaels’ famous “do you believe in miracles” at the 1980 Olympics. But now thanks to YouTube anyone can be an instant worldwide sports hero, and you will probably not forget hearing the local broadcaster say “it’s loose at point one!” to describe possibly the best basketball shot ever, Khalil Edney’s ultimate buzzer beater that got a writeup in the New York Times the Monday after it happened.

Didn’t see it? Here it is:

We’ve been saying all along here at Mobile Sports Report that services like YouTube and Twitter are going to take a big chunk out of ESPN’s SportsCenter when it comes to being the go-to place for replays. Especially when the replay in question comes from a high school game.

Speak Your Mind