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Old 02-28-2012, 12:01 PM   #291
32jazz
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Default Re: Wilt Chamberlain free throw dunks:

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Originally Posted by bwink23
The footage is right there in front of your face. Wilt is head-level with the rim which indicates a 36" vertical...and that's carrying the ball with him in an in-game situation...40" rise is not out of the realm..

Michael Jordan is recorded at a 48" peak rise....you've never seen him do it in-game though....i have seen him get eye-level with the rim, that's would a take a 45-46" rise....take the ball out of the equation with no distractions i'm sure he could get a couple more inches.

40" is not impossible.

where is MJ 'recorded' vertical. I call bs.
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