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This article was published on March 14, 2012

    This world-record-breaking 192-foot basketball shot came from a helicopter [video]

    This world-record-breaking 192-foot basketball shot came from a helicopter [video]
    Drew Olanoff
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    It’s March and you know what that means in the United States, it’s time for March Madness. College basketball fans everywhere are getting ready for the big NCAA tournament. Mostly, they’re excited for the excuse to continually watch sports whilst getting drunk and eating wings, but don’t tell our non-sport-loving friends that.

    To get you pumped for a month full of basketball, here’s a new world record breaking shot from 192 feet away from the basket.

    Oh yeah, and it came from a guy in a damn helicopter. And it’s real, and it’s awesome.

    I’ve watched it about ten times already and from the angles that they provide, you can tell that this is totally legit.