The Top 10 Best NBA Basketball Dunkers of All Time

DavidHayes

The Top Ten

1 Vince Carter

His dunk are the best what happens to Jordan and Bryant are higher and dunks him out most extraordinary

By far a better dunker than Jordan.

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2 Michael Jordan Michael Jordan Michael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American retired professional basketball player.

Michael Jordan can leap up in air like your not even there. He wants you to block him so he can just leap over your head. He dunked from the free throw line known as the foul line 6 times 4 during games and 2 during dunk contest. - DavidHayes

This high-flying killing machine is the best of all time. I mean the best ever! - DavidHayes

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3 Kobe Bryant Kobe Bryant Kobe Bean Bryant is an American retired professional basketball player. He played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. Kobe Bryant has won 5 NBA championships with the Lakers and is the all-time leading scorer in Lakers franchise history.

He dunk easily without breaking a nail

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4 Julius Erving Julius Erving Julius Winfield Erving II, commonly known by the nickname Dr. J, is an American retired basketball player who helped popularize a modern style of play that emphasizes leaping and playing above the rim.

Jumps as if he is on a trampoline

5 Zach LaVine

During this season he won the dunk contest by doing 6 in between the legs dunks. - DavidHayes

6 Blake Griffin

Exceeds the line lined up by Michael Jordan

7 Dominique Wilkins

The only ones that should be in front of this man is Vince carter and Michael Jordan

8 Lebron James Lebron James LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. LeBron has played for the Heat and the Cavaliers.

Most POWERFUL dunker of all time. Deserves to be at least #2

9 Spud Webb

This list should really be about who is the second-best dunker after Spud Webb.
For those who do not know, everybody else on this list is between 6 foot 6 inches and 7 feet tall, but Spud Webb is only "5 foot 6 inches", but still easily won the NBA slam dunk contest when he entered it.

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10 Clyde Drexler Clyde Drexler

The Contenders

11 John Wall John Wall
12 Nate Robinson
13 Russell Westbrook Russell Westbrook Russell Westbrook Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association.
14 Shaquille O'Neal Shaquille O'Neal Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal, nicknamed Shaq, is a retired American professional basketball player who is currently an analyst on the television program Inside the NBA.

He could hang like he was doing pull ups if he could jump higher he would be number #1

15 Wilt Chamberlain Wilt Chamberlain Wilton Norman "Wilt" Chamberlain was an American basketball player . He was born on August 21, 1936 in Philadelphia and died on October 12, 1999 in Los Angeles due to heart failure . ...read more.

People well over seven feet tall never look too impressive when they are dunking, except for the very young Wilt Chamberlain. Early on, he realized his free-throw shooting was not too good, and he also discovered that he could jump from behind the line, and dunk his free-throws.
Upon learning of this ability, the NBA immediately adjusted the rules to require that FT shooters end up behind the line even after releasing their shots.
No other player, not MJ, not Dr. J, nobody, has ever actually taken off from cleanly behind the line.

16 Paul George Paul George Paul George is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association.
17 J.R Smith
18 Derrick Rose Derrick Rose Derrick Martell Rose is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association.
19 Kwame Brown
20 Serge Ibaka
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