Pistons Player Has Wide-Open Layup, Takes Awful Jump Shot Instead

This is not Brandon Jennings’ finest moment.

The Detroit Pistons point guard found himself alone under the hoop in Wednesday night’s 117-106 loss to the Dallas Mavericks. Instead of taking the easy two points, he hesitated, dribbled out toward the perimeter, and then bricked a contested jump shot.

He also probably traveled, though that went uncalled. One of the best blunders of the season so far:

He explained himself after the game:

Monta Ellis was not even close:

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