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Lance Stephenson injures himself on ridiculous, falling and-1 (VIDEO)

Orlando Magic  v Indiana Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS - FEBRUARY 3: Lance Stephenson #1 of the Indiana Pacers waits to shoot a foul shot against the Orlando Magic at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on February 3, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and condition of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: 2014 NBAE (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

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That is the definition of circus shot.

Lance Stephenson drove the lane clearly thinking dunk but was bumped midair by Atlanta’s Kyle Korver which sent him twisting into Paul Millsap, so Stephenson just ended up just throwing up the over-the-head-shot.

Which he nailed. Somehow.

But watch the landing — ouch. Stephenson stayed in the game to take the free throws but left not long after and did not return to the game. Doesn’t look like this is serious head/neck/back trauma, which is fortunate considering how bad it looked at the time.

Hat tip to Matt Moore at Eye on Basketball for the video.