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NBA: Putnam City alum Xavier Henry posterizes former Kansas teammate Jeff Withey

by Erik Horne Published: November 13, 2013
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Since his sterling 22-point debut for the Los Angeles Lakers on Oct. 29, former Putnam City standout Xavier Henry has been relatively quiet.

Until Tuesday.

Against the New Orleans Pelicans, the 6-foot-6 Henry got his man in the air with a pump fake at the top of the 3-point arc and made a beeline for the basket. Only former Kansas teammate Jeff Withey stood in between Henry and the rim.

This carnage ensued:

A ill-advised move by Withey and a poster jam for Henry.


by Erik Horne
Online Sports Editor
Erik Horne joined The Oklahoman as a sports web editor/producer in September 2013, following a five-year stint at The Ardmoreite (Ardmore) – first as a sports writer, then sports editor. At The Ardmoreite, Horne reported on everything from prep...
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