Found January 31, 2012 on
All Things Nuggets:
Before Timofey Mozgov became the Nuggets starting center this season, he was best known for being dunk upon/over by Blake Griffin, back when Timofey played for the Knicks. Well, on Monday night, the Clippers’ Griffin unleashed a similar dunk on a similarly sized center – Kendrick Perkins of the Thunder (video below).
As the broadcasters lost their minds, here was their debate:
“Is it possible to top what he did last year?”
“Almost a Mozgov.”
“It’s better than a Mozgov!”
So you be the judge – which dunk is better? Lemme know below in the comments section.
Griffin vs. Mozgov
Griffin vs. Perkins
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In tonight's Clippers-Nuggets game in Denver, Blake Griffin was fouled hard by Al Harrington on a fastbreak. Griffin fell to the floor hard, and then yelled at somebody to "GET THE **** OUTTA HERE!" With what he's saying and where he's looking, it appears he was yelling at the refs, presumably for the foul not being ruled a flagrant. And believe me, I know expletives...
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In case you missed it, Griffin soared high above OKC's Kendrick Perkins then used Perkins to launch himself even higherand...
There are lonely feelings and then there’s the feeling Kendrick Perkins has after being obliterated by Blake Griffin on this dunk. Even the Kia Optima that Griffin jumped over in the dunk contest last year feels sorry for Perkins. Dunk of the year? That depends if Griffin doesn’t want to take any more souls before the end of the season.
Kendrick Perkins got ethered by Blake Griffin. Perkins never had a chance.
The Clippers would go on to beat the NBA-best Thunder, 112-100 behind Griffin’s monster dunk and a barrage of three-pointers.
Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin had some of the biggest social networking sports stars in social media gushing over his dunk on Kendrick Perkins in the Clippers game against Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. Some fans, including the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Matt Kemp. were calling it the best dunk they have seen in their life. Bill...Read the Rest...
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For the first five minutes of the Los Angeles Clippers/Utah Jazz affair, "Lob City" was in full force as Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan caught alley-oops from Chris Paul:
Chris Paul gets 26 points and 14 assists, Blake Griffin scores 22 (including another highlight dunk) and L.A. wins easily, 112-110, against Oklahoma City, the team with the NBA's best record.From the looks of things, the Clippers have accepted the challenge that this difficult week might bring.
Chris Paul scored a season-high 34 points and Blake Griffin added 31 as the Los Angeles Clippers held on for a 107-105 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. It was the Clippers' first win in Salt Lake City since 2003, snapping a string of 16 consecutive losses -- including a 108-79 loss in Utah on Jan.
Chris Paul scored a season-high 34 points and Blake Griffin added 31 as the Los Angeles Clippers held on for a 107-105 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.