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]
Blake Griffin took part in the Jordan Brand Liftoff event (especially promoting his Jordan Brand shoe, the the Super.Fly 2) and even did his part to help out in the dunk competition, by letting himself get dunked on. Check out Young Hollywood (who stands at five foot, eleven inches) go through the legs and directly
Golden State Warriors guard Kent Bazemore is most known around the NBA for his wild celebrations and hilarious antics on the bench, but his latest highlight doesn’t feature him going crazy on the sidelines after a big play – instead, Bazemore is the one making his teammates go nuts. Watch as he posterizes the Mavs’