Found January 06, 2013 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love poster dunks and earlier tonight, Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson had a nice one against the Oklahoma City Thunder.Watch as Amir gets to the basket and throws down a two-handed jam on OKC's Serge Ibaka:
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