Dunk Fail: Kobe Howard Almost decapitates kid at Houston Blacktop Battle
Editor in Chief
Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.
Follow @David Astramskas
With a name like Kobe Howard you would think he would be a good dunker. At yesterday’s Houston Rocket’s Blacktop Battle Dunk Contest, Kobe wanted to show off his hops by jumping over a kid. His first attempt wasn’t even close but he didn’t hurt the kid. On his 2nd attempt he almost decapitated the kid and didn’t come close to making the dunk. The judges said enough is enough and told him to sit down before he hurt somebody and missed anymore. Yesterday just wasn’t that great of day for Kobes.
On a more positive note, the runner up Terry, put down a few nice dunks but entertained the crowd with his showboating skills before and after dunks. I’ll give him a 9 on his dunks and 10 for his breakdancing and gymnastics skills.
Wanna see more top high school action? Check out the 2012 Ballislife High School All-American Game taking place on April 7th.
Click here to get tickets or visit http://ballislifeallamerican.com for more information.
Guest appearances by “New King of the West Coast” Artist Kendrick Lamar & the “World’s Greatest Dunker” Kenny Dobbs