Ian Mahinmi Dunking on Clint Capela Just Isn’t as Exciting As When Kobe Did It

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| January 11th, 2016 | 434 Views

As good as this dunk was, a video of Ian Mahinmi dunking on Clint Capela will end up with as many views as a video of 37 year old Kobe Bryant doing a wide-open 1-hand dunk on a 9 foot goal in an empty gym.

Mahinmi also put up some decent numbers in the OT loss for the Pacers: 13 points and 7 rebounds in 29 minutes.  Capela only had 2 points but was a beast on the defensive end with 6 boards, 3 steals and 2 blocks in 20 minutes – he just didn’t have much luck on this play…which nobody really gives a damn about.

But when 37 year old Kobe Bryant dunked on Capela last month, it was the play of the night.


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