Victor Oladipo dunks all over the Atlanta Hawks (Video)

Victor Oladipo dunkVictor Oladipo threw down quite the rim rocker against the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night.

The Orlando Magic rookie drove to the basket in the fourth quarter and dunked all over Al Horford AND Paul Millsap. If you watch the video, it looks like Jeff Teague was trying to funnel Oladipo to his bigs (either that or he’s incredibly lazy on defense), and Oladipo still yammed on both of them.

Oladipo finished with 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting and five assists in the Magic’s 109-92 road win. The No. 2 overall pick is averaging over 12 points per game and starting to pick up his field goal percentage. And he just added a couple of heads to his dunk victim mantle.

Xavier Henry dunks all over Jeff Withey (Video)

Xavier Henry on Tuesday got to do what he wasn’t able to do in college: dunk on Jeff Withey during a game.

The two were freshman at Kansas in the 2009-2010 season — Henry’s only year in college — and Henry just unloaded on his former teammate with a dunk on Tuesday night.

During the third quarter of the Los Angeles Lakers-New Orleans Pelicans game, Henry had the ball beyond the 3-point line, pump-faked, and drove down the lane. He took off for the dunk inside the key and just soared over Withey, who stood still in an attempt to draw a charging foul. Instead, he wound up on a poster.

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Like Stu Lantz said, you can’t just stand there hoping to take a charge, you have to challenge that!

A couple of Mormons throw down nasty dunks in street ball game (Video)

Mormon-street-ballerIf someone in BYU’s athletic department hasn’t already reached out to the young men above, they should probably get on that. The ballers you see dressed in church clothes are Mormon missionaries with some serious game.

I’m sure their opponents didn’t imagine a tomahawk dunk was in the forecast when the visiting team was bricking shots before the 2-on-2 game got underway. For what it’s worth, the hoop looked like it may have been lower than 10 feet. But still, no one expected a couple of dudes wearing dress pants and ties to start rocking the rim.

Here is a description of what went down before and during the pick-up game, according to Jared Allen, who told LBS he posted the video on YouTube.

My cousin Cole, a missionary in Dallas Texas, has been dying to play some street ball and got the chance. After playing it cool asking to play because they are ‘Just some white boys’, they were allowed to play and tried to make it look like they weren’t that good. That is until they started to play. Turn up the volume and laugh hysterically. Cole proves that white boys can jump.”

“I thought they was about the get clowned, man!” an onlooker could be heard yelling after the big dunk. “They doing the clowning!”

BYU needs to get in touch with Cole — stat.

Kawhi Leonard dunks on Mike Miller something nasty (Video)

Kawhi Leonard dunked on Mike Miller something nasty during Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night.

The San Antonio Spurs had a fastbreak midway through the first quarter, and Tony Parker threw a bounce pass to Leonard, who was running the floor up ahead. Miller did his part to try stopping the dunk — hey, they were facing elimination — but his efforts were of little help. Leonard just literally pushed his face aside and completed the monster jam.

Jeff Van Gundy said Leonard took the elevator to the top floor, but we only need one word to describe it: a facial.

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Paul George dunks on Chris Bosh, serves up a facial (Video)

Paul George dunk Chris BoshPaul George continues to make a name for himself during the playoffs. The Indiana Pacers forward threw down a sick dunk on Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh during the second quarter of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday in Indiana. Every bit as great as the dunk was TNT’s Marv Albert’s call, where he said George was “in the face of Bosh, serving up a facial!”

Bosh shouldn’t feel too badly about being on the wrong end of a dunk from George; it also happened to his teammate Chris Birdman Andersen last week. He also reacted well to it by getting an inbounds pass in quickly, resulting in a LeBron James 3-pointer while George was busy celebrating.

The video below shows the dunk with two replay angles:

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Paul George dunked on Birdman, put him on a poster (Video)

Paul George absolutely annihilated Miami Heat forward Chris Andersen with a dunk late in the third quarter of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals on Friday night.

The Indiana Pacers forward was being guarded by LeBron James with about 10 seconds left in the quarter. He went left, blew by James, and then took off and dunked over Birdman with a spectacular throwdown.

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Taj Gibson dunks on Kris Humphries (Video)

Taj-Gibson-dunk-on-Kris-HumphriesThe Chicago Bulls will need energizing performances from their bench throughout the playoffs if they plan to make a deep run. In particular, guys like Taj Gibson need to step up with Joakim Noah battling through a painful case of plantar fasciitis in his foot. Gibson made a big contribution on Thursday night.

He may have only scored four points in Chicago’s 79-76 Game 3 win over the Brookltn Nets, but two of them were game-changers. During what turned out to be a 9-1 run that led to a 12-point lead for the Bulls in the second quarter, Gibson dunked all over Kris Humphries. The United Center went insane.

The Bulls took a 2-1 series lead over the Nets with the win, which is exactly where they want to be after three games. They did their job in splitting the first two games in Brooklyn, and now Chicago will look to take a commanding 3-1 lead on Saturday. If role players like Gibson and Nate Robinson step up, there’s no reason they shouldn’t be able to take the series.