Former Terp, Jake Layman finally made his NBA debut for the Trailbrazers in Tuesday nights game against the Warriors. With around 8 minutes left in the fourth quarter, Jake entered the game and put on a clinic. 17 points, with 5-7 from the three point line.
Jake Layman is the new #KenBone for Portland
— Nina Mehlhaf (@NinaMehlhaf) November 2, 2016
Jake Layman, and his perfect hair, has scored 14 points in his first 5 NBA minutes. pic.twitter.com/ctMClRb6Sl
— Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) November 2, 2016
Jake Layman joins Donyell Marshall (11/4/94, MIN at DEN) as the only NBA players to ever make five 3-pointers in their NBA debut.
— Trail Blazers PR (@TrailBlazersPR) November 2, 2016
Kevin Durant became a fan. After the game he said, “I thought we put together a pretty good game other than Layman getting hot there in the fourth quarter. Maybe he should be playing more.”