• Soldier misses trampoline dunk during Orlando Magic promo event, tears net, delays game for 10-plus minutes (VIDEO)

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Nov 5, 2012
    military onto the court between the first and second quarters to try to use a portable trampoline to dunk basketballs," according to Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel's Orlando Magic BasketBlog. The math seemed sound dunks are fun, trampolines are fun, dunking off trampolines is fun and amateurs performing tasks typically reserved for professional stunt people is fun . Unfortunately, the Magic appear to have left a slight remainder in their calculations, as evidenced by one leaping soldier coming up just a bit short on his attempt: The Orlando Magic continued a team tradition on Sunday, donating more than 800 tickets for their home game against the Phoenix Suns to uniformed members of the U.S. 'Listen, do you want it fixed fast, or do you want it fixed right?' I do not at all, even one little bit, blame the man in uniform for grabbing hold of the nylon beneath the rim after missing on the dunk attempt; I mean, if I'm in that situation, I'm reaching for anything that might slow my fall, too. military "to honor their dedication and bravery."
    Source: yahoo.com
    • A Soldier's Blown Trampoline Dunk Delayed The Magic Game For 13 Minutes

      It is becoming clear that this administration's military spending cuts are having disastrous effects on the readiness of the men and women who keep our country safe. There is no greater illustration than trampoline dunking being excised completely from …
      Source: deadspin.com

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