TAG: dunks

NBA, Smack / May 15, 2013 / 10:03 pm

Dwyane Wade’s Huge Putback Slam Helps Shut the Door on the Chicago Bulls

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The Chicago Bulls knew they were up against it no mater what heading into tonight’s Game 5 against the Miami Heat. The fact that Miami was playing with a suddenly resurgent Dwyane Wade (18 points) created an obstacle that Chicago couldn’t possibly overcome. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 13, 2013 / 10:31 pm

Thunder’s Reggie Jackson Slices Down the Lane for a Huge Slam

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Things are going well for the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half tonight in Memphis. Kevin Durant hasn’t had to shoulder the entire offensive load, Serge Ibaka is finally knocking down shots and Reggie Jackson is rolling down the lane to rip dunks like this: Read More »

NBA / May 8, 2013 / 10:30 am

The Iman Shumpert Dunk: “I Was Trying to Make a statement”

Iman Shumpert

How good was Iman Shumpert‘s put-back dunk last night? Newspapers are running full articles about it this morning. Read More »

NBA / May 6, 2013 / 11:10 pm

Manu Ginobili Unleashed a Monster One-Hand Dunk on the Warriors Tonight

manu ginobili dunk

Back in the day when he was an emerging star in the Italian League with Kinder Bologna, Manu Ginobili was known for his explosive athleticism. Over the years, that aspect of his game gave way to overwhelming craft and guile, but as we saw in the first half tonight, he can still bring the thunder when the moment calls for it: Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 28, 2013 / 9:00 am

Kevin Durant Put an Incredible Dunk on Omer Asik

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This was just one of Kevin Durant‘s many, many buckets last night, but this one’s a stand out. Omer Asik is a mountain. KD not only dunks right over him like it’s nothing, but check out the final replay: Durant’s hand and the entire basketball are completely above the box on the backboard: Read More »

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 23, 2013 / 7:38 pm

Red Bull Wants You to Toss an Alley Oop to Blake Griffin and Shoot With Deron Williams

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Have you ever dreamt of running the break and tossing an alley-oop to Blake Griffin [LIKE THIS] or getting an assist from Deron Williams? Red Bull is giving you the chance to win these once-in-a-lifetime experiences with two of their NBA All-Star athletes with their brand new Red Bull Showcase contest. Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 18, 2013 / 10:31 am

NBA’s Top 10 Plays of the Night Featuring Harrison Barnes, DeMarcus Cousins and Andre Iguodala

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As we say goodbye to the NBA’s regular season, we thought we’d take a look at the Top 10 Plays of the final night of the first 82. Check out dunks from Derrick Williams, DeMarcus Cousins, Harrison Barnes, and a huge clutch three from parking lot from Chandler Parsons: Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 16, 2013 / 2:12 pm

Harrison Barnes Puts a Massive Two-Hand Slam on the Spurs

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The Golden State Warriors did some clowning on the San Antonio Spurs last night. First there was the ridiculous buffet of moves that Stephen Curry handed out, now check out this Harrison Barnes dunk.

HB blows by his man and then elevates in the lane to put one on Aron Baynes. The Warriors’ announcers’ brains almost melt, but our favorite part has to be the fans they show sitting courtside. One guy is so excited he’s involuntarily rocking back and forth: Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 15, 2013 / 2:46 pm

Andre Iguodala Swats a J.J. Hickson Dunk on One End, Smashes a Fast-Break Dunk on the Other

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Here’s a prime example of Andre Iguodala‘s skill set and athleticism on full display: Against the Portland Trail Blazers, he swoops in to stuff a J.J. Hickson dunk, then flies down the court to finish a Denver fast break with a huge dunk. Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 10, 2013 / 10:00 am

LeBron James Goes off the Backboard to Himself for a One-Handed Dunk

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LeBron James‘ self-oop dunk off the backboard last night wasn’t quite as smooth as THIS crazy college one or even Andre Iguodala‘s from earlier in the year, but this is still pretty crazy. (We’re so desensitized to what James does every single night, the world takes moves like this for granted.)

Watch as ‘Bron gets hung up when Monta Ellis plays the pass on this 2-v-1 fast break. James has no choice but to put it off glass to himself: Read More »