David "Skywalker" Thompson with a 44 in. vertical leap
48 inches (Gerald Green)
Micheal Jordan 48 inches
Vertical leap World RecordA Frenchman from Algeria named Kadour Ziani has leapt 60" to 61". (see related link on NBA Basketball)
his vertical leap is 43 inches
Of all time, that would be Darrell Griffith from the Utah Jazz and Michael Jordan. They both had a 48 inch vertical jump.
Derrick Rose has a 40 inch vertical leap Derrick Rose has a 40 inch vertical leap no he has a 4 feet vertical jump
His officially recorded vertical leap is 42 inches.
His vertical leap is 44 inches. He actually has a 35.5 vertical. http://www.nbadraft.net/node/16355
Vertical leap is a term used in basketball. It is the measurement of how high a player can leap vertically, which is just what the name implies. Since I'm not a basketball player, my vertical leap is only about 15 inches.