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    Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?


    This kid can fly!

    Billy Doran YOUTUBE SLAM DUNK CONTEST Final Round (5'11")

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11etBfqjbGg]YouTube - Billy Doran YOUTUBE SLAM DUNK CONTEST Final Round (5'11")[/ame]



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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Not a 10 foot hoop



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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Not a 10 foot hoop
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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    The kid is clearly white. Specially effects.



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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    He claims a 42 inch vertical, if so that’s a 10 foot rim. What do you see that I don’t?



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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Not a 10 foot hoop
    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    The kid is clearly white. Specially effects.
    I'm confused. Why are you guys so convinced that it's not legit?

    I'm 5'11'' and can touch the rim, and I'm an unathletic, fat, out of shape band geek. What makes it inconcievable that a video with cuts can't be legit of the kid jamming? I don't consider it a stretch that somewhere in the world there's a kid my height that can out jump me by 5 or 6 inches. It's not like it's a continuous video, he could have tried each of those dunks 20 times to get a good take for each. Is it simply cause he's a white guy, or is it his height that makes you think it can't be real?


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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Hey Construction Engineers. How tall are standard doors in a gym? Carry the 8 block line (Mortar) around to the basket.

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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Quote Originally Posted by zach View Post
    Hey Construction Engineers. How tall are standard doors in a gym? Carry the 8 block line (Mortar) around to the basket.

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    Standard door height is 6'8". Hoop looks legit to me.


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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    i'm 5-11 and could dunk the ball in high school.white boys can jump!!!!!!!!!!!!


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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Quote Originally Posted by woodie View Post
    i'm 5-11 and could dunk the ball in high school.white boys can jump!!!!!!!!!!!!
    I'm 5-9 ish and could dunk a womens ball in high school.


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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    Looks to me like he is taller then 5'11 when standing under the hoop



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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    I had a teammate in HS that was 6' -maybe 6'1. He could not palm a basketball so he cradled it between his hand and forearm. That meant he had to get his elbow at least rim high to dunk it. He could do it with relative ease.

    Some whitemen can jump (just not me.)



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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    I know white guys can jump. My problem is the camara angle all the shots are the from the ground up shots. Why is that? Look at most street videos of people dunking, they alway have some friend holding the camara. By putting it on the floor it looks like the hoop is way up there. I think te kid prolly can jump and would have not trouble dunking on a 10 footer, however I do think the rim in the video is about 9'6".




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    Re: Have you seen 5’11” Billy Duran?

    David Thompson of the Denver Nuggets had a 45" vertical.


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