"Smash Potato" Technique Discovered

Now that Super Smash Bros. 3DS is finally out in Japan and still coming in less than a month for the rest of the world, many secrets have been revealed, many trophies and unlockables discovered, and fun to be had by all Japanese 3DS owners. Among those activities, a Twitch streamer came along the tactic of "Smash Potato", using the Villager's tree-chopping and pocketing abilities to pocket the tree back and forth. It hasn't been tested competitively yet, but do you think it has hidden potential?