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Top 10 Gary Payton alley-oops to Shawn Kemp (VIDEO)

Sep 6, 2013, 4:04 PM EDT

Gary Payton to Shawn Kemp may have been the greatest alley-oop combination ever.

There are combos who will make a run at them (Chris Paul and Blake Griffin) but Payton to Kemp is the gold standard. With Payton going into the Hall of Fame this weekend, put together a video of the 10 best Payton to Kemp alley-oops.


  1. asimonetti88 - Sep 6, 2013 at 4:21 PM

    Those 90s Sonics teams were a lot of fun

    • asimonetti88 - Sep 6, 2013 at 6:57 PM

      by the way, whichever person over at the NBA whose job it is to put these highlight films together, I want your job. Watching highlight films all day to find this stuff… awesome.

  2. moseskkim - Sep 6, 2013 at 5:20 PM

    Sheer power on those dunks. Too bad kemp couldn’t keep his conditioning in control

    • asimonetti88 - Sep 6, 2013 at 6:53 PM

      Large quantities of cocaine and alcohol will do that to your conditioning.

  3. truthplainandsimple - Sep 6, 2013 at 6:50 PM

    Has there ever been a dunker with more swag?

  4. gmsalpha - Sep 6, 2013 at 7:39 PM

    I love those dunks. Shawn Kemp was a beast back in the day. And yeah, he definitely did not take care of his body, which is quite a disappointment. But there’s always the Payton/Kemp duo on NBA Jam!


  5. progress2011 - Sep 6, 2013 at 9:59 PM

    The Original “Rain-Man” !!!

  6. leithhoneybadgers - Sep 7, 2013 at 4:57 AM

    Reblogged this on Leith Honey Badgers Basketball Club and commented:
    One for el prez!

  7. jammer73 - Sep 7, 2013 at 10:03 AM

    The Rain Man before he transformed into the Goodyear Blimp.

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