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The Dunk Heard Round the World…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOwjHzPj9jc

In matter of seconds Blake Griffin not only put Kendrick Perkins on a poster, he cemented his legacy as one of the great NBA talents. His dunk sent Twitter into a frenzy. It even prompted LeBron James to tweet about it, calling it “the Dunk of the year.” What made this dunk so special to me is the fact that Perkins fouled Griffin hard enough to keep him from the basket. However, because of Griffin’s ridiculous leaping ability he was able to still throw the ball in the hoop. As great as this dunk was, the scary thing is this is only Griffin’s 2nd year in the league and the best is yet to come…