Tag Archives: Alley-Oop

  • Klay Thompson Nutmegs DeMar DeRozan in USA Game (Video)

    Klay Thompson Nutmegs DeMar DeRozan in USA Game (Video)

    We might be in the dregs of the basketball offseason, with free agency over and a while before training camps, but Klay Thompson managed to still sneak in a moment of excitement in the White vs. Blue game for the USA national team. On something resembling a fastbreak, Klay Thompson saw that the shortest distance […]

  • Bryce Cotton, 6’1″, Threw Down a Jaw-Dropping Alley-Oop (Video)

    Bryce Cotton, 6’1″, Threw Down a Jaw-Dropping Alley-Oop (Video)

    A good rule of thumb is, “The smaller the player, the better the dunk.” And while you may see short guys get away with a few fast break dunks, you don’t normally see them throw down in heavy traffic. And you certainly don’t see them do it on an alley-oop… …Unless you were watching Bryce […]

  • Louisville’s Montrezl Harrell Threw Down This Monster Alley-Oop (Video)

    Louisville’s Montrezl Harrell Threw Down This Monster Alley-Oop (Video)

    The Louisville Cardinals improved to 23-6 overall and 11-5 in the ACC following an 81-59 victory over the Florida State Seminoles earlier today.  It was a dominating effort for the Cards that was highlighted by this ridiculous alley-oop from 6’8″ forward Montrezl Harrell. Check it out: Harrell finished the game with 16 points, four rebounds, […]

  • Russell Westbrook Hits Head on Backboard During All-Star Game (Video)

    Russell Westbrook Hits Head on Backboard During All-Star Game (Video)

    Russell Westbrook earned his first NBA All-Star Game MVP by scoring 41 points during a 163-158 Western Conference victory.  It was an impressive performance from the Oklahoma City Thunder guard that was highlighted by this high-flying alley-oop from Chris Paul, which caused him to hit the top of his head on the backboard. Westbrook was seen […]

  • High School Basketball Coach Commits Hilarious Pep Rally Fail (Video)

    High School Basketball Coach Commits Hilarious Pep Rally Fail (Video)

    Having the assistant coach of the boys basketball team throw down an alley-oop slam over a student is a good way to get the students at your school revved up for the team’s pep rally.  Having that same assistant coach miss the alley-oop and shatter the backboard in the process is an even better way […]

  • DeMarcus Cousins Gives Up Alley-Oop By Not Playing Defense (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins Gives Up Alley-Oop By Not Playing Defense (Video)

    Basketball’s a tough game, especially for a big guy forced to run the floor as much as the Warriors do. However, DeMarcus Cousins has to at least PRETEND to play D when he’s tired/bored. Because, honestly, this doesn’t look very good. He may be the seventh leading scorer in the league, but this play leads […]

  • Watch DeAndre Jordan Posterize Brook Lopez (Video)

    Watch DeAndre Jordan Posterize Brook Lopez (Video)

    There are two ways we can describe Thursday night’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center. The first and most obvious way would be to tell you the score, which was a ridiculously lopsided 70-37 for the Clippers at the half, and an equally embarrassing 123-84 for the […]