For Pete's Sake

Watch a Harlem Globetrotter make the longest backward basketball shot ever

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These days, you have to be at least a little suspicious when watching any video of a supposed amazing sports feat.

However, Corey “Thunder” Law got his name in Guinness Book of World Records for the longest backward basketball shot ever, and there are multiple angles of the crazy shot.

Law, who is with the Harlem Globetrotters, set the record Wednesday (despite what the video says) at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix. The shot traveled 82 feet, 2 inches.

As Law says in the video, he also had the longest shot ever. He made that shot last year:

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