It was during the 1997 NBA All-Star game, that Dikembe Mutombo decided to get into the head of Michael Jordan by trash-talking with the Bulls star. Mutombo, who was known for his shot-blocking skills, during a conversation in the locker room said that Michael Jordan never dunked on him.
What did Mutombo say to Jordan?
He splashed the first free throw. Held the ball, looked at rookie Dikembe and said, “Hey Mutombo, this is for you baby”.
Who dunked on LeBron James?
When Jordan Crawford dunked on LeBron James in the summer of 2009. James was clearly Nike’s no. 1 priority on the basketball side of things even back in 2009. This was evidenced by how the LeBron James Skills Camp was the go-to destination for high school and college players.
Did Michael Jordan ever dunk on Manute Bol?
Jordan Reverse Dunk on Manute Bol
Jordan gets the rebound, and goes baseline for the reverse dunk. Now, normally Jordan would just rise above whoever gets in his way, but this time it is Manute Bol who happens to be 7’7″. Guess if you can’t go over them, you go around them and throw it down.
Who has dunked from the free-throw line?
In the 1988 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, Michael Jordan dunked from the free-throw line, in the same manner as Julius Erving, but parted his legs making his dunk more memorable than Erving’s. In the 1990 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, Scottie Pippen dunked from the free throw line.
What does getting dunked on mean?
slang To be bested by someone in a spectacular fashion and/or in a way that is humiliating to one. In basketball, to “dunk on” a defender is to perform a slam dunk over them, a move often considered humiliating to the defender.
What game did Michael Jordan dunk on Patrick Ewing?
Michael Jordan once said his favorite dunk was the one over Patrick Ewing during Game 3 of the opening round of the 1991 playoffs, per NBA 2K: “I told [Patrick Ewing] ‘Georgetown guys don’t block shots all they do is take charges’ … and I dunked it so hard on him it was unbelievable.
What does Mutombo mean in English?
Mutombo – what does it mean? When a guy wags his fingers back and forth rapidly against a girl’s clitoris, reminiscent of the NBA Blocking King Dikembe Mutombo’s stapled gesture used after blocking an opponents’ shot.
Who said not in my house?
|High school||Institute Boboto (Kinshasa, DR Congo)|
|NBA draft||1991 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4th overall|
|Selected by the Denver Nuggets|