Tony Hawk proves yet again he’s the G.O.A.T. giving “layup” a whole new meaning

No matter who you are and what sport is your favorite, you have undoubtedly heard of Tony Hawk. He has his own series of video games for Pete’s sake! He’s changing the game again, but not just for skateboarding. The 48-year old has redefined the term “layup” in basketball as he has literally taken it to new heights.

Hawk (or someone close to him) had the great idea to set up a basketball goal in the gap of his half pipe so that he could perform layups as clears the gap. Pure genius. That is why Tony Hawk will be way cooler than any of us could hope to be.

Ben Bornstein was born in San Antonio, TX. That would explain his love for the Spurs and good basketball. He was raised in Orlando, Florida for most of his life though, so he has special feelings for the Magic too. He is an avid NBA, NCAA, and NFL fan who ...Read more
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