This dunk is absolutely brutal, and you’ll never guess who threw it down


What we have here, folks, is a late contender for 2016’s dunk of the year, thanks to Derrick Jones Jr. of the NBA D-League. 

Jones is currently a rookie for the Northern Arizona Suns in the NBA’s minor league after playing one season of college hoops for UNLV. But never mind all that — let’s get to the glorious dunk. 

It happened over the weekend, so we’ll forgive you if it was lost amid football, the last of Thanksgiving leftovers and — well, let’s face it, not many people watch the D-League. 

Maybe we all should, though, after viewing this clip. Here’s Jones catching the one-handed alley-oop about two counties away from the rim before somehow slamming it home over a hapless defender.  Read more…

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