Celtics’ Jeff Green Steals Pass, Dunks in Transition over Suns’ Marcus Morris

Boston Celtics wing Jeff Green has no problem running the one-man fast break. 

After making a great steal and spinning free on Monday against the Phoenix Suns, Green ran the floor and threw down with authority over Marcus Morris.

Green wasn’t afraid to show some emotion after the play, either. Unfortunately, the Suns ended up getting the 118-114 win.

[Vine]

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Raptors’ James Johnson Dunks All Over 76ers Defender, Gets Drake Fired Up

It’s tough for fans to stay engaged and keep up the energy during tremendous blowouts, but Toronto Raptors forward James Johnson found a way to wow the fans in the final minutes of a 120-88 victory Sunday night over the Philadelphia 76ers. 

Johnson threw down a dunk so good that it got a glasses-wearing Drake fired up. It was a sight that everyone needs to see.

Check out an aerial view of this dunk:

Johnson finished the game with just eight points, but he left his mark on the game—and probably the defender.

[Toronto Raptors]

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Gerald Green slam dunks all over the Lakers (Video, GIFs)

Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green came off the bench to lead the team with 26 points in Tuesday night’s game against the L.A. Lakers, highlighted by three monster slam dunks.In the second quarter, Green went around the back of the Lakers defense for the tremendous alley oop.In the fourth quarter, Green drove down the lane and threw down the one-handed rim rocker.Later in the fourth quarter, Green was the trailer on the fast break and let out a primal scream after the finish.Video via G4NBAVideos.
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Blake Griffin Dunks Easily as Lakers Are Busy Huddling

The Los Angeles Lakers kept it surprisingly close with the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday evening, but one play in the third quarter perfectly encapsulated their early-season struggles.

While the Lakers huddled around the free-throw line, the Clippers inbounded the ball to Blake Griffin, who jammed home an easy dunk while facing little resistance.

The horrified look on Kobe Bryant‘s face said it all.

The Lakers ended up losing, 118-111. At least Kobe had this poster dunk. 

[CBS Sports]

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Hornets’ Lance Stephenson Dunks over Bucks’ Larry Sanders

It’s only the first game of the season for the Charlotte Hornets, but Lance Stephenson is already making big plays.

Stephenson drove to the lane during Wednesday’s opener against the Milwaukee Bucks, then proceeded to throw down over big man Larry Sanders.

The dunk was nice, but the Hornets were still down 83-68 after the third quarter.

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7-footer Marshall Plumlee throws down insane dunks at Duke basketball’s ‘Countdown 2 Craziness’

College basketball is almost here.

      
 

 

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7-footer Marshall Plumlee throws down insane dunks

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Pistons’ Josh Smith Dunks over 76ers’ Nerlens Noel

Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel is finally starting to get some playing time in the NBA after missing his rookie season, but he probably wasn’t expecting plays like this to happen over him.

During Thursday night’s preseason game against the Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith drove to the basket and dunked over Noel, letting him know that this isn’t college anymore.

[Vine]

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Highlight: Wizards’ Nene spins and dunks over Pelicans’ Omer Asik

Washington Wizards forward Nene took it back to his younger days, as he posted up New Orleans Pelicans center Omer Asik then spun off him to throw down a thunderous dunk. The Wizards have been carefully easing Nene through the preseason, given his injury history and the fact he played for his native Brazil during the FIBA World Basketball Championships. When healthy, there is no denying Nene can produce moments like this. Asik got a whiff of what the Chicago Bulls saw in last season’s Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. [Vine] The post Highlight: Wizards’ Nene spins and dunks over Pelicans’ Omer Asik appeared first on KCM SPORTS.

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Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo Blocks a Shot on One End, Dunks on the Other

They don’t call him the “Greek Freak” for nothing.

Milwaukee Bucks phenom Giannis Antetokounmpo showed off his athleticism in Saturday’s preseason game against the Chicago Bulls.

In the fourth quarter, Antetokounmpo rejected Bulls big man Taj Gibson. He then sprinted the other way to receive a dish from teammate O.J. Mayo and proceeded to flush it down.

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