Originally posted on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 12/15/12
Never seen this before in the NBA.  Always just thought it was something people did in dunk contests.  Check out the video below of Danilo Gallinari throwing a self alley-oop off the backboard last night against the Memphis Grizzlies. Honestly didn't think Gallinari had anything like that in him.  Usually I hate on Euro basketballers (mainly for their bad hair cuts), but also for their feeble play in the paint.  Gallinari might have helped change my mind with that dunk though. P.S. The Denver Nuggets went on to win the game 99-94 over Memphis. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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