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Appreciating Gerald Green Dunking All Over The Lakers

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Let’s take a moment and thank the Phoenix Suns for re-re-introducing super-human dunk machine Gerald Green into our lives. The former 18th overall pick (in the 2005 NBA draft) was a member of the last preps-to-pros class, and his career quickly descended down the path of “cautionary tale” as he bounced around to four teams

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The Final Night Of The NBA Preseason Was A Big Ol’ Dunk Fest

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The interminable NBA preseason wrapped up Friday night, and a whole bunch of players appeared eager to end the meaningless slate with a bang. Of course, some of these are the result of a noticeable lack of effort on defense — to be expected after nearly a month of training camp and eight meaningless preseason

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Watch DeMar Derozan Jump Over Kyle Lowry During Slam Dunk Exhibition

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DeMar Derozan and Kyle Lowry are part of a contingent of NBA players currently on an unsanctioned tour of the Philippines this summer. A few days ago, during an exhibition at Araneta Coliseum in Lungsod Quezon, the Toronto Raptors teammates paired up for an alley-oop, which featured Derozan (one of the NBA’s best dunkers) leaping

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Vegas Summer League Kicks Off With Two Brutal Posterizations

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Friday turned out to be a busy day in the NBA, both on and off the court. Obviously, the biggest news of the day was LeBron James announcing his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Meanwhile, the Las Vegas Summer League kicked off on the campus of UNLV. The first game pitted the New York Knicks

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Kawhi Leonard Throws Down MONSTER Putback Dunk

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The San Antonio Spurs submitted another brilliant offensive performance in the first half against the Miami Heat Thursday night — punctuated by this violent putback slam from Kawhi Leonard, who caught every Heat player napping around the rim after a Patty Mills three-point attempt. [NBA]

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Watch All 176 Of Blake Griffin’s Dunks From This Season

Blake Griffin Soars in for the Cleanup Dunk

While Blake Griffin made significant improvements in his all-around game this season, he never strayed far from what he’s best known for: dunking. Griffin threw down 176 dunks this season, all of which you can watch in this epic compilation from NBA mixtape master DownToBuck. [DownToBuck]

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