Jamal Crawford and Blake Griffin between the legs windmill alley oop dunk

Jamal Crawford and Blake Griffin team up for the 3,145th in-game dunk better than the Dunk Contest

3/7/13 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5229 respect

Feb 17, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Western Conference forward Blake Griffin (32) of the Los Angeles Clippers reacts in the second quarter of the 2013 NBA all star game at the Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY SportsEveryone was trashing the Dunk Contest after it happened, and for good reason. There were more misses than makes, the best dunks were made in the first couple rounds, and there really weren't any dunks that really had you dropping your jaw in astonishment.

Last night against the Bucks, Jamal Crawford and Blake Griffin teamed up for a pretty outstanding alley oop that probably could have been a top contender in any of the past few dunk contests.

Crawford went between the legs, passing it to Griffin, who caught and slammed home a windmill dunk.

As much as I appreciate James White's failed attempts to wow everyone with a true free throw dunk and Terrence Ross'  tribute to Vinsanity, there were a lot of duds that night. And when Griffin himself won the 2012 Dun Contest with a dunk over the hood of a Kia, that was just embarrassing.

This dunk could have beaten damn near anything in the finals of those contests, hands down.

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What do you think? What kind of score would you have given this in a Dunk Contest?
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3/7/13   |   olmecca209

That was nice and nasty

3/7/13   |   mcleodglen   |   32 respect

that was a hell of a dunk i must say!