TAG: Haneef Munir

NBA, Video / Aug 5, 2013 / 12:39 pm

Watch Young Hollywood With The Eastbay Dunk Over Blake Griffin

YoungHollywoodOverBlake

We told you about Blake Griffin‘s appearance in Santa Monica this weekend as part of a Jordan Brand event for the Super.Fly 2. While most assumed Blake would pull off some crazy new dunk, the event actually featured the 5-10 Haneef Munir, better known as Young Hollywood, and Blake was merely a prop for Hollywood’s leaping ability. Read More »

Overseas, Video / Sep 4, 2012 / 9:00 am

Video: London’s Midnight Madness Puts On A Dunk Contest Show

Saturday night’s Midnight Madness event in London brought Europe’s best unknown players together for a 13th straight year, but Haneef Munir, aka Young Hollywood, and Dmitry “Smoove” Krivenko sent them home buzzing because of their dueling dunk contest show. Putting your head at the rim when you’re 5-10 has a way of doing that. While you were out enjoying the last rays of summer, check out the show they were putting on in Easton London. Read More »

NBA, Playground / Feb 3, 2010 / 11:59 am

LeBron, Drake & Chocolate Thunder To Pick The Nation’s Best Amateur Dunker

Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown

While everyone will be waiting to see if Nate Robinson can make it three in a row, the search for the nation’s best amateur dunker will culminate when four finalists compete in the inaugural Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown during NBA All-Star Weekend next week. And although the League couldn’t get him to compete, LeBron James will be among the panel of judges who will help determine the winner, along with his boy Drake (who will also perform) and NBA Legend Darryl Dawkins. Read More »