LeBron James’ Highest Jumps in the NBA
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Ignore whatever the Nike+ app says LeBron’s vert is at the beginning of the video because the app was a joke and was telling pro dunkers with a 40 to 45-inch verts they had 55-inch verts. According to the NBA draft combine, the King’s vert is or was 44 inches, which is still very impressive and good enough for top 10 ever at the combine.
Here’s a montage from 2013 showcasing LeBron’s 40+ inch vert during NBA games and a couple of bonus dunks that happened since the montage was made.
ESPN SPORTS SCIENCE: LEBRON’S VERT