During the Lakers surprising win over the Houston Rockets on Thursday night, James Harden banged on Pau Gasol in a very rude manner. Getting dunked on happens to everyone who plays long enough, but it was the effort which Pau displayed that deserves a shout out. Check out Pau put up one hand and completely
Xavier Henry of the Lakers would like everyone who was watching the Lakers and Clippers on opening night that he is excited to be getting some playing time. Check out the tomahawk dunk he threw down during the first quarter. Well done, young fella. [Ben Golliver]
That is how you garner some respect from your teammates in a very short amount of time. [Bob’s Blitz]
It has been 1,418 days since Greg Oden has seen any live NBA game action, but that streak ended on Wednesday night as Miami took on New Orleans in a preseason game. Oden got the call to enter the game midway through the second quarter and he dunked on his first possession. We couldn’t be
The NBA’s official YouTube page seems very excited about this dunk and we aren’t mad at that. You gotta feel good for the Lakers’ guard who posterized Jrue Holiday’s brother on Tuesday night in Los Angeles. The Lakers went on to beat the Jazz by a score of 108-94 and improved to 3-4 this preseason.
Kansas’ newest freshman phenom, Andrew Wiggins, put on a little show Friday night during the team’s “Late Night in the Phog” annual scrimmage at Allen Fieldhouse . Looks like Andrew is starting to settle in just fine. [ESPN]
If you needed a reminder that the NBA’s preseason has begun, you don’t need to look any further. Kevin Durant and his Oklahoma Thunder were playing Saturday in Turkey against Fenerbahce and Kevin picked up where he left off last year. Check out Durant blowing by a few defenders and throwing down a massive dunk.
LeBron James has taken a page out of Tony Gonzalez’ touchdown celebration playbook, and he looked fairly natural doing it. We have seen plenty of failed “dunk on the goal post” attempts in the past but we have a feeling that LeBron would be able to dunk the football just fine. In the photo LeBron
It is Monday morning so don’t pretend like you aren’t surfing the Internet and being unproductive anyways. Instead, enjoy over 11 minutes of the best 50 dunks 2012-2013 NBA season as seen by Reddit.
The Jamal Crawford Pro-Am in Seattle seemed to cater to Blake Griffin’s dunking abilities. [BallisLife]
He has still got it… Check out MJ showing off his hops at the ripe old age of 50. This took place at MJ’s Flight School/basketball camp in Santa Barbara, CA. This still happens • #MichaelJordan at #MJFS • #MJFS2013 • #basketballcamp • #michaeljordanflightschool pic.twitter.com/5N4CA9zG8l — Michael Jordan (@MJFlightSchool) August 8, 2013 [Bleacher Report]
There’s a first: a pool basketball dunk involving someone skating on rollerblades. A little dangerous too. [Youtube]