Washington Wizards small forward Kyle Kuzma beat the buzzer from beyond the half-court during their road game victory against Damian Lillard's Portland Trail Blazers in the NBA 2022-23 regular season on Wednesday night. The Wizards defeated the Trail Blazers 126-101 at the Moda Center as the 27-year-old Kuzma registered team-high 33 points in the win.
During the last second of the third quarter, Kuzma produced a moment of brilliance as the 2020 NBA champion with Lakers scored a half-court buzzer-beater to put the Wizards 23 points ahead of the Rip City.
Watch Kuzma's half-court buzzer-beater:
Shaedon Sharpe hammers a dunk on Kyle Kuzma
With 1:22 remaining in the third quarter, Portland guard Shaedon Sharpe hammered a spectacular dunk on Kyle Kuzma that left everyone amazed. Sharpe scored 14 points in 28 minutes with 55.6 field goal percentage and 2-5 three-point accuracy.
Watch Sharpe's dunk on Kuzma:
On the Wednesday's game, Wizards forward Kuzma registered 33 points, nine rebounds, two assists and on 55 field goal percentage with six three-pointers in 10 attempts. He was followed by forward Kristaps Porzingis, who contributed 28 points, 12 rebounds and five assists.
On the other hand, Damian Lillard registered game-high 39 points with 10 rebounds and six assists, however, failed to continue their strong performance after they defeated Anthony Davis' Los Angeles Lakers by 12 points in their previous fixture.
Washington Wizards will next face Anthony Edwards' Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center in the NBA 2022-23 regular season on Thursday ahead of the NBA All-Star weekend.