FRIDAY FIVE: BEST BLAKE GRIFFIN DUNKS
We are getting straight to it. After Blake Griffin’s dunk over Kris Humphries two arguments started nearly simultaneously: is it really a dunk and where does it rank among Griffin’s best. Let’s remove the idea that it was glorified layup. Really? That would be like dismissing a perfect steak dinner because you were unsure what kind of cut of meat it was. As for where it ranks? Is it in the top 5? See the following list to find out.
5. Dec. 17, 2012 at Pistons. Matt Barnes throws it off the backboard on a breakaway and Griffin does the rest. Even a sparse Pistons crowd appreciated the showmanship.