Photos by Sandy Canetti and Brian Canniff –

After two seasons of solid play for the New York Rumble, Marques Brownlee truly elevated his game in 2016, leading the league in blocks (22) on his way to being named the Eastern Conference Defensive Player of the Year. The 22-year-old cutter out of Steven’s Tech has been known to uses his length and athleticism to rule the skies, producing an impressive highlight reel of leaping catches and incredible defensive players.

Check out just a handful of the amazing plays that Brownlee has made over his time with the Rumble in this week’s Playmakers.

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Timmy Perston

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