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ESPN, NBA, David Jacoby

The dunk that launched a sneaker war. The first woman to throw down. These and more are the stories of ESPN's podcast mini-series.
Dunkumentaries Ep. 4 - Toronto's Big Bang

15:11 | Apr 4th, 2016

In 2000, Vince Carter put down a dunk contest performance for the ages, inspiring a generation of young Canadian ballers. Hosted by Adnan Virk.
Dunkumentaries Ep. 2 - The Yin & Yang of Basketball

19:36 | Apr 4th, 2016

The 10-foot-high hoop led to the emergence of big men and dunking; dunking led to a rule change that would alter basketball forever. Hosted by Cari Champion & Roman Mars.
Dunkumentaries Ep. 1 - Sneaker Wars

17:24 | Apr 4th, 2016

When Celtic Dee Brown inflated his Reebok Pumps at the 1991 dunk contest, he ignited a sneaker war and the ire of Michael Jordan. Hosted by David Jacoby.
Dunkumentaries Ep. 3 - Missing Milestone

15:51 | Apr 4th, 2016

Video evidence of the first dunk in women's college basketball (1984) seemed to be lost forever, so an enterprising reporter set out to find it. Hosted by Kate Fagan.
Dunkumentaries Ep. 5 - The Last Dunk

21:54 | Apr 4th, 2016

This year Zach LaVine and Aaron Gordon wowed everyone with their spectacular dunks... except host Kevin Wildes. Wildes and David Jacoby argue about the future of dunking.
Dunkumentaries - Sneak Peek

01:56 | Feb 8th, 2016

Check out this sneak peak of 'Dunkumentaries', a new podcast series from ESPN devoted to the beauty and power of the slam dunk. Launching Tuesday, April 5.