These days, the animation ‘Slam Dunk’ is very popular. Basketball star Kim Seon-hyung, who said he grew up dreaming of watching slam dunk cartoons as a child, is performing like a cartoon even at the age of 35.
This is Reporter Lee Jeong-chan.
Born in 1988, Kim Seon-hyeong, 35 years old, is a member of the 30s and 40s who is passionate about the recent theatrical version of Slam Dunk.
In particular, it is a more special memory for Kim Sun-hyung, who grew up dreaming and became a basketball star amidst the slam dunk craze in the 1990s 안전놀이터.
[Kim Seon-hyung/SK Knights Guard: I think it was in the first year of middle school. (After watching) My dream of basketball became stronger. I think it was a book that impressed me.]
During the All-Star Game break, I watched the movie and remembered my childhood passion again
. I grew up as a basketball player, then became a pro and saw it again as a movie, and it was a new feeling.]
From the first game of the second half, I flew like a slam dunk hero.
After hitting a hot one-handed dunk in exactly one year, he showed off his signature ‘Lightning Celebration’.
And last weekend, in the gas construction match, he exploded 47 points, the most in the season, and led the 3rd overtime game to victory.
[Today was a victory of tenacity.]
Kim Seon-hyung, who maintains the same physical condition as when he was a rookie through thorough self-management, is aiming for the first assist king in his life with an average of 15.3 points and 1st place in assists, the highest since his debut.
We asked Kim Seon-hyung, who is leading SK’s first two-game winning streak, about the ‘era of glory’, the line in the slam dunk.
[Kim Seon-hyung/SK Knights Guard: I am now. Refit (2 consecutive championships) is my goal, so I want to continue this glorious era.]
(Video coverage: Jang Woon-seok, video editing: Nam Il, CG: Park Chun-woong · Seo Seung-hyun)