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NBA, Video / Jan 29, 2012 / 4:55 pm

LeBron James Trampolines Over John Lucas For An Insane Slam

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We’d hate to be whoever New Orleans assigns to cover LeBron James on Monday. Two days after giving Bill Walker the business, LBJ continued his trampoline training today on Chicago’s John Lucas. With 5:06 left in the first quarter, LeBron jumped over Lucas, caught his alley-oop one-handed from Dwyane Wade and ripped the rim off. Lucas wasn’t even checking LeBron, who’d lost defender Rip Hamilton on his backdoor cut.

The catch-and-slam part of the play was so nice it didn’t register initially with ABC announcers Mike Breen and Jeff Van Gundy what LeBron had done — i.e. treated Lucas like a training box — to get up there. They joined Lucas, who’d had his back to LeBron the whole time, in wondering, what just happened?

What do you think?

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  • hahns

    he is unreal…

  • hahns

    he is unreal…btw this was much better than the iggy dunk.

  • stefan

    hard to top this for alley-oop of the decade…

  • kingralf

    Best alley ever?

  • the truth

    when i saw this my damn jaw dropped

  • s.bucketz

    he traveled

  • !!

    im bored with this “he traveled” thing!

  • http://akinginmyownmind.tumblr.com/ Kudabeen

    yeah I was sitting looking like, “are they really not going to acknowledge that he jumped over a guy just because…?”

  • 4M

    Someone ask Lucas how Lebron’s nuts taste.

  • bucketz3

    Seriously tho..I didn’t think anything was gunna dethrone that dude from the bengals for best of the best but uhhhh….dayum

  • well…

    ima watch this over and over.

  • http://datpiff.com beiber newz

    hmm no chicago fan with a say? interesting.

  • A.R.

    that shit was just gross!! i had the ugh face on for about 3 minutes after that happened

  • uqk

    vinsanity over weiss still the best

  • Bobby

    i’m no lebron or heat fan, but dunk of the year so far. gonna be VERY hard to top that. off an alley too…

  • http://www.m-azing.de Michael

    Unhuman! Never saw this in a regular game…

  • jdizzle

    That’s how you feel LeBron? You just gon hurdle right over Carlton Banks huh? Filthy….

  • http://www.bettlejuiceXs3.com Chicagorilla

    Damn. I can’t say anything about this.

  • Tino

    All Lucas had to do was turn around…teabag on national TV!