UPDATE: Evan Turner Just Set a World Record for the Most Useless Thing Ever (Never Mind)


Photo: Mike Preston

Well… this is exciting. We think…?

According to Sixers PR man Mike Preston, Evan Turner just set a Guinness World Record for most shots made in a minute from behind the backboard, 14, at NBA All-Star Weekend festivities in Orlando.

Congrats, ET.

Thus fulfills your daily quotiant for random things. Video of Turner setting the record, via the NBA, is after the jump.

UPDATE: What a waste of energy this post was. Not an hour later, Ricky Rubio broke the record, with 18 shots in less than a minute. You'd think that they'd hold off on awarding winners until all contestants are done shooting, no? This whole thing is dumb.

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5 Responses

  1. If you think “Most shots from behind the backboard in 1 minute” is the most useless thing ever…you’ve clearly never read the Guinness Book of World Records. I bet I could flip to any page and then close my eyes and put my finger down randomly and it would hit something dumber, like “Most strands of dry spaghetti layed end-to-end in a line”.

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