State Championship Lost After Technical Called For Rim-Hanging

A late, controversial technical foul in Ohio's Division II state championship game last night allowed Defiance High School to force overtime and eventually win the title over Cleveland Central Catholic after CCC's Antwon Lillard was called for hanging on the rim with less than a minute remaining in the game. » 3/29/15 12:38pm Yesterday 12:38pm

Your Best Stories About Getting Dunked On Like The Losers You Are

We asked you to give us your best stories of getting dunked on and tales of dunking on people, but the former had funnier returns. There were many nuts—some from famous athletes!—in many faces. Here are some of our favorites, in no particular order. » 3/09/15 4:30pm 3/09/15 4:30pm

Have You Been Dunked On, Or Have You Dunked On Someone?

There's a funny post at SB Nation about the experience of getting dunked on by someone (wearing sandals). Obviously, it's not fun. Everyone gets to shame you, and you're basically hoping someone puts the ball in play as soon as possible so you can try and regain your pride. The description of the court's reaction to… » 3/09/15 11:04am 3/09/15 11:04am

This Monstrous Dunk Comes With Its Own Poster

It almost doesn't matter that St. John's got bodied by Villanova, 105-68, as the Wildcats clinched the Big East regular season title. Not when a photographer so perfectly captured Johnnies sophomore guard Rysheed Jordan doing this to Nova's Dylan Ennis: » 3/08/15 11:10am 3/08/15 11:10am

Cool Dunks Look Even Cooler In Slow-Mo

There won't be any basketball until Thursday night (bad) because the NBA decided to give everybody a week long break (good) but without changing the start or end date of the season (dumb) so there are more back-to-backs and four-games-in-five-nights (very bad) this year. » 2/16/15 7:44pm 2/16/15 7:44pm

John Brown Throws Down One Of The Biggest Dunks Of The Season

Unless you've been watching a lot of Big South basketball this season, you might have missed High Point's John Brown. Let us introduce you to him with this alley-oop featuring great elevation thrown down tonight against Coastal Carolina. » 2/06/15 11:10pm 2/06/15 11:10pm

The 2015 Dunk Contest Might Kick Some Real Ass

According to everyone's favorite NBA insider, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, this year's NBA All-Star Slam Dunk field has been chosen, and it's a doozy. » 1/21/15 10:49pm 1/21/15 10:49pm

Junior College Alley-Oop Is NBA-Worthy

Junior college basketball is occasionally home to a few highlight reel-worthy plays, like this one featuring Palm Beach State College at today's Daytona State Classic. Here's Ivan Canete, Bobby Conley and Jarrel Marshall teaming up for a wild alley-oop that really should have been witnessed by more than nine people in… » 1/02/15 9:07pm 1/02/15 9:07pm

Russell Westbrook's Dunk Makes The Pistons' Bench Sit Up Straight

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook waited a half-second before accelerating and throwing down a strong dunk, but watch Detroit's bench as he throws it down. The Pistons' bench reacts like they just saw something gruesome. Because they did. » 12/07/14 9:27pm 12/07/14 9:27pm

Gerald Green Dunked The Lakers Back Into Their Mausoleum

The shit-ass Lakers are now 0-5 after dropping a home game to the not-shit-ass Phoenix Suns last night. While Kobe Bryant was out there racking up 39 points on 37 (37! Thirty-seven!) shots, Suns swingman and dunk specialist Gerald Green was yamming on the Lakers without mercy. » 11/05/14 9:39am 11/05/14 9:39am

Ike Nwamu Skies Over A Dude, Puts Ball Between His Legs, Slams It

No big deal, just Mercer's Ike Nwamu doing what he does best, bouncing off the floor like Flubber and uncorking a ridiculous dunk during Mercer Madness. We're pretty sure he has more where this came from. » 10/18/14 3:29pm 10/18/14 3:29pm