Tyrus Thomas Returns to the NBA: Remembering the Best Dunks By Him & On Him

Published on January 21st, 2015 by Astramskas, David | 2,276 views

Remember Tyrus Thomas? The Blazers selected him with the 4th overall pick in the 2006 draft and then traded him to the Bulls for LaMarcus Aldridge (seriously).

Thomas was raw talent, mainly known for being a fantasy tease and an athletic freak that dunked on people or got dunked on on a nightly basis for 7 seasons. He’s been out of the league for the past 2, but after a couple of decent D-League games, the Memphis Grizzlies are ready to give him another shot by signing him to a 10-day contract.

In honor of his return, here’s my 3¬†favorite dunks by him.

and favorite 2 dunks on him.

 

BIL-TYRUS-THOMAS

 




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David Astramskas,

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.



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