A slam dunk, also dunk or dunk shot, is a type of basketball shot that is performed
when a ..... Just prior to clearing the person, the dunker will assume control of the
ball with one or both .... b...
Feb 15, 2014 ... A century before Saturday's Slam Dunk Contest, someone literally ... is widely
believed to be the first person to dunk in an organized game.
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Who Was the First Person to Slam Dunk&v=qt_8VOjCwnA
Jul 31, 2008 ... The video includes george mikan wilt chamberlain elgin baylor connie hawkins
david thompson and julius the doctor erving.
Apr 1, 2015 ... In order to understand the first-ever slam dunk, you need to know how ... was no
fan of dunking, and he would have been the last person to ...
The first player believed to have dunked a basketball in an organized game was
Joe Fortenberry, captain of the 1936 U.S. Olympic basketball team. However ...
Feb 13, 2014 ... My job was to be the first person to go out and try to find ... Julius Erving (1984
Slam Dunk Contest participant): When I did basketball clinics for ...
It became termed a 'dunk shot' until 1972, when Chuck Hern called it a 'slam ...
The first person to dunk in the NBA was the Oklahoma's Bob Kurland in 1945.
Feb 12, 2015 ... The first thing you need to know is that the inventor of basketball never intended
for ..... A 1981 syndicated column complained, "Slam-dunking is how gorillas
would play ... "Who does the average-sized person identify with?
The slam's Big Bang came in 1936, when soon-to-be Olympian Fortenberry (with
ball) ... “He never talked about being the first person to dunk and all that,” says ...
Thomas "Hollywood" Henderson picks off a pass for a touchdown and becomes
the first person to slam dunk the football over the goal post.