Meet Derek Harper! No, not the former NBA player who George Karl once wanted to trade Gary Payton for. This is 5’11 Derek Harper from Clark Atlanta, who threw down the dunk of the year on the 2nd day of the year. If that accomplishment and earning an appearance on Sportscenter wasn’t enough, Harper also celebrated his 1,000 career point on the same night.
For the old school heads who actually want to see some clips of the old Derek Harper, here’s one of his best performances.