Xavier Henry of the Lakers was a very bad man on Tuesday night. Case in point was his poster dunk of New Orleans Pelicans center Jeff Withey. Did we forget to mention that the two were teammates at the University of Kansas? Xavier Henry on The Dunk: "I knew it was Jeff (Withey) … He
Windmill time from one of the best vertical jumpers in the league. If you think the Suns are boring, you haven’t watched one of their games this year. [The Score]
SIU-Edwardsville’s forward Keaton Jackson will not be coming out of his dorm room for a very long time following what happened to him on Saturday. Arkansas’ Michael Qualls has no issues with jumping and/or dunking.
If you haven’t heard of VMI’s Jordan Weethee, you should start paying closer attention. Check out the young man take flight during a game against the Citadel on Friday. College basketball is officially off to the races. [YouTube]
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