Watch: Lonzo punches ball up the floor for slick dime

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Despite being a rookie, with just a handful of Summer League games under his belt, Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball seems to have the whole passing thing down pat.

Rocking Jordan 31s in a semifinal matchup with the Dallas Mavericks, Ball punched the basketball up the floor to an open Alex Caruso for a one-handed jam in transition late in the first quarter.

Why use your palms and fingertips when you can just punch it, right?