This Dude Can Make A Basketball Spin On Damn Near Anything

This Dude Can Make A Basketball Spin On Damn Near Anything
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Video: “The Tricky” is a pro streetballer in Serbia who either has total control over inanimate objects or the ability to bend gravity, because he can make a basketball spin on pretty much anything that can loosely resemble a finger. That means the corner of books, the tips of pens, the bottom of Coca Cola bottles, toothbrushes (while brushing), razors (while shaving) and knives (while cutting).

Being able to casually spin a basketball to perfection is probably, like, the second coolest useless sportsball-ish thing you can do. Watch him do it under the guise of the Mannequin challenge:

And while shaving:

And while making an omelette:

And while writing: