The NBA All-Star weekend’s Dunk Competition finally became relevant again – largely due to Gerald Green’s birthday cake, and Dwight Howard’s Superman impression.
Firstly, Green’s Birthday Cake dunk. Green’s team-mate Rashard McCants put a cupcake with a candle up on the back of the rim, and… well, better you watch:
Then, Howard… In a dunk that left me wondering what Shaq thought of it all (given he has previously been regarded as the league’s self-appointed Superman), Howard stripped down to a Superman outfit, put on a cape, and quite literally flew to land an awesome dunk:
ran flew away with the title.
Edit: some hilarity to add – over at the entertaining On 205th, you can see the 22 Worst Dunks Ever…