Tag Archives: Alley-Oop

  • Gerald Green’s Windmill Alley-Oop Slam Was Ridiculous (Video)

    Gerald Green’s Windmill Alley-Oop Slam Was Ridiculous (Video)

    Jeremy Evans  was named the 2012 Slam Dunk Champion following a rather uneventful contest at All-Star weekend.  If it was up to me, he would be stripped of his title and it would be handed to the New Jersey Nets’ Gerald Green following this insane windmill alley-oop slam during Saturday’s game against the Houston Rockets. […]

  • Hampton’s Darrion Pellum Throws Down A Nasty Self-Alley-Oop (Video)

    Hampton’s Darrion Pellum Throws Down A Nasty Self-Alley-Oop (Video)

    If you have never heard of the Hampton Pirates or their senior guard, Darrion Pellum, I don’t blame you.  After all, most people probably don’t even know that the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference exists within Division-I NCAA basketball. However, it may not be long before the name Darrion Pellum becomes a lot more familiar following his […]

  • LeBron James Jumps Over John Lucas For The Alley-Oop Slam (Video)

    LeBron James Jumps Over John Lucas For The Alley-Oop Slam (Video)

    Many believe that yesterday afternoon’s game between the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls was a preview of what we can expect to see during the NBA Eastern Conference Finals this post-season.  If that does turn out to be the case, I can’t wait to see LeBron James soar up and over the Bulls’ John […]

  • JaVale McGee’s Self-Alley-Oop Angered His Coach And Teammates (Video)

    JaVale McGee’s Self-Alley-Oop Angered His Coach And Teammates (Video)

    With the Washington Wizards entering last night’s game against the Houston Rockets sporting a league-worst 1-11 record, JaVale McGee was hoping to give the Wizards’ fans something to get excited about when he threw down an off-the-backboard self-alley-oop early in the third quarter with his team trailing by six. McGee didn’t see much wrong with […]

  • Rajon Rondo Uses His Head To Make An Alley-Oop Pass (Video)

    Rajon Rondo Uses His Head To Make An Alley-Oop Pass (Video)

    Being a pass-first point guard, Rajon Rondo has probably heard the words “use your head” plenty of times over the course of his playing career.  he Celtics star may have taken that advice a little too literally during a charity game in Boston over the weekend, as he use his forehead to dish off a […]

  • Rajon Rondo Delivers A Sick No-Look Alley-Oop Pass (Video)

    Rajon Rondo Delivers A Sick No-Look Alley-Oop Pass (Video)

    The NBA lockout is still in effect, but the basketball highlights continue to roll in, with the latest coming from the State Farm All-Star Tour. Rajon Rondo took part in that game, and despite not having Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett or any of his other Celtics teammates there to help him out on the court, […]

  • Kevin Durant Provides Us With Another Off-Season Alley-Oop (Video)

    Kevin Durant Provides Us With Another Off-Season Alley-Oop (Video)

    Just over a month ago Kevin Durant kicked off the off-season basketball highlights with an awe-inspiring off-the-backboard alley-oop to himself.  Since then we have seen a similar performance from Brandon Jennings at the Melo Center, as well as a Kobe Bryant-to-Derrick Rose alley-oop in the Philippines. And it appears as though we have now come […]

  • Kobe Bryant Hooks Up With Derrick Rose For An Alley-Oop (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Hooks Up With Derrick Rose For An Alley-Oop (Video)

    Derrick Rose and Kobe Bryant provided fans in the Philippines with their own version of the “Thrilla in Manila” on Saturday when the current and former MVPs hooked up for an incredible alley-oop play during a game between All-Stars from the NBA and the Philippine Basketball Association. While this will almost certainly be the first, […]

  • Brandon Jennings Can Throw Down An Off-The-Backboard Dunk As Well (Video)

    Brandon Jennings Can Throw Down An Off-The-Backboard Dunk As Well (Video)

    With the possibility of the 2011-12 NBA season being locked out, players have been taking their frustrations out on the rim during Summer League games.  Kevin Durant did it one month ago when he threw down a nasty off-the-backboard alley-oop slam.  And now the Milwaukee Bucks’ Brandon Jennings has taken a page from the book […]

  • Blake Griffin Bounce Pass Alley-oop from John Wall (GIF)

    Blake Griffin Bounce Pass Alley-oop from John Wall (GIF)

    The NBA’s Spite Slam Dunk Contest is set to take flight tonight in Los Angeles, and the energy building around this year’s event couldn’t be much more electric.  Not since Vince Carter was chosen to participate in 2000 has there been so much hype surrounding the event, and it is all because of one man… […]

  • The Double Alley-Oop Has Arrived (Video)

    The Double Alley-Oop Has Arrived (Video)

    Ever since the arrival of the alley-oop, basketball players everywhere have continued to leave crowds in awe with their own renditions of this remarkably dazzling play.  Whether it is a back-board shattering alley-oop, the self-alley-oop, or an alley-oop over a 7’6″ monster, it is a play that never ceases to amaze us.  Heck, even hockey […]

  • The First Ever Alley-Oop In A Hockey Game

    The First Ever Alley-Oop In A Hockey Game

    Total Pro Sports – On Thursday Night the Atlanta Thrashers were in Edmonton to take on the Oilers.  A game that went back and forth, the Thrashers held on to win the game in over time 4-3. The final goal of the game was scored courtesy of the Hockey version Alley-Oop, it was spectacular and […]

  • Amazing .5-Second Tip-In Three-Point Shot

    Amazing .5-Second Tip-In Three-Point Shot

    Total Pro Sports – I have come to conclusion that American High School basketball is by far the best game to follow.  Athletes giving their all for a potential scholarship and dream to play in the NBA.  I have decided to stop watching the NBA and College Basketball and focus my time solely on High […]