Watch Kings’ Kosta Koufos do his best Kareem Abdul-Jabbar impression

When he's not doing the dirty work, Kosta Koufos is working on his pretty post moves.
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With the current NBA's emphasis on pace, space and 3-point shooting, the days of centers with signature offensive moves are long in the rear-view mirror. Still, there are a few possessions in each game where the big men have a chance to show off their post moves. And when the Sacramento Kings have those possessions this season, Kosta Koufos will be ready — with his version of one of basketball's most fabled moves.

It looks like Koufos is practicing something resembling the skyhook, which Los Angeles Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar famously deployed with such fantastic results:

Koufos probably won't have much of a chance to bust this out. But when he does, you can count on the online basketball community to react accordingly.

Kosta Koufos working the skyhook.

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