The dunk was banned from 1967 to 1976 in college basketball, according to Wikipedia.org. I'm not sure it was ever banned in pro basketball, except that the players used to just lay it up rather than dunking in fear of retribution (in the form of hard fouls), if I remember correctly.
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a dunk is when a basketball player j's the ball
Bob Kurland, a player for Oklahoma A&M (now Oklahoma State) from 1942 through 46 is reported to be the first player to dunk in games. A Denver newspaper reported his first "duffer shot" in 1945. It was later banned, and then reinstated in the 1970s.
Just one. Brittney Griner of the Baylor Bears.
To slam dunk, you need a basketball and a basketball hoop. The definition of a slam dunk is pushing the ball through a basketball hoop.
It was probably an Oklahoma college player named Bob Kurland in 1945.
No one knows the first player to dunk a basketball, but the first one to dunk a ball in an official game was Bob Kurland. Kurland made his first dunk while playing college ball at Oklahoma State University in 1944 in a game against Temple.
You have to jump high and dunk the ball. You have to have hops if you want to dunk on a 10 foot hoop and you need strength.
you can dunk anything as long as you jump and hold it like a basketball
it's when you jump straight up and dunk a basketball
Yes. He did dunk a basketball during the 2013 NBA Allstar Game in Houston.
no..because it is only a slam dunk..not a basketball game..
== == It was probably an Oklahoma college player named Bob Kurland in 1945.
The slam dunk is done in basketball. It is where a player slams a ball through the basketball hoop (thus, a slam dunk). No other sport has this.
2 points worth a dunk
The NBA gives credit for the first dunk to George Mikan of the Minneapolis Lakers in 1961. The dunk has always been a legal shot in the NBA. However, college basketball banned the dunk from 1967-1976.
A helicopter in basketball is a type of dunk a basketball player may attempt.
dunking is the beauty of basketball.... y should it be illegal ?? No,it is not illegal nd im a point gaurd nd sometimes center ...... (swingman) .
You would only slam dunk in basketball.