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Watch Jimmer Fredette Pulling Off Amazing Basketball Trick Shots

Jul 3, 2020, 1:34 PM | Updated: 1:35 pm
Phoenix Suns guard Jimmer Fredette (32) smiles at fans before playing in an NBA basketball game aga...
Phoenix Suns guard Jimmer Fredette (32) smiles at fans before playing in an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on Monday, March 25, 2019. The Jazz won 125-92. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)
(Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – There’s nothing better than seeing a grainy highlight video of Jimmer Fredette pulling up and burying shots from the parking lot during his days at BYU. But that’s nearly a decade ago. We need the next best thing.

Well, Jimmer is giving us that on his personal Instagram page during these unprecedented times. The former BYU star and NBA Lottery pick has been pulling off some trick shots with none other than a Little Tikes hoop. For all the dads reading this, don’t tell me you haven’t attempted trick shots on your kids’ Little Tikes hoop. I know I have.

Jimmer just does it a lot better than the rest of us.

Every Tuesday, Fredette has been posting a video under #TrickShotTuesday. Who knew this is the content we needed during a pandemic. But we’re here for it.

Jimmer Fredette Trick Shots

Look out below!

From the rattlesnake-filled grass … BANG!

I’m getting “Dude Perfect” vibes on this one with the “Let’s Go!” Also, we need more Al Fredette in these trick shot videos.

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Let’s go!! #trickshottuesday

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Off a rock, doesn’t matter. Jimmer is burying that thing.

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Off that rock! #trickshottuesday #youknowwhatdayitis

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Did you know Jimmer Fredette had some letters sent to him from the Penn State Football program back in the day? Fredette played both basketball and football at Glens Falls High School. Fredette blew the dust off his arm to show off the accuracy.

 

Mitch Harper is a BYU Insider for KSLsports.com and host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast (SUBSCRIBE) and Cougar Sports Saturday (Saturday from 12-3 pm) on KSL Newsradio. Follow him on Twitter: @Mitch_Harper.

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