Finger-rolls appreciation thread

Discussion in 'Sports & Training' started by prettyplaya, Feb 27, 2009.

  1. prettyplaya

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    It's a beautiful layup that only chosen ones in the world can do.

    Most of these people are very very smooth.

    This move is very special, because at your local gym, playground, ymca, or even d1 college level...the finger-rolls can't be seen.

    Only in the NBA.[​IMG]
     
  2. GaBeGRaMz

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    Pretty.
     
  3. xtapolapacetl

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    2:00 mark:
     
  4. jmsole210

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    [​IMG] George "The Iceman" Gervin
     
  5. elderwatsondiggs

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    Are you being poetic or something? I hope so, cause a finger roll while a piece of art is notONLY found in the NBA. There are some guys out there that can do a serious finger roll and are not in the NBA.
     
  6. downtown43

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    word to Ewing if you're a Pacers fan [​IMG]
     
  7. kiddin like jason

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    What kind of scrubs play at your local gym?
     
  8. TheGodFresco

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    A finger-roll is not hard to do[​IMG]
     
  9. rck2sactown

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    but i love going up for what looks like a dunk, and then thinking "naw i'm gonna *%%@ you guys up" and then finger rolling that #%#$ down realhard [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  10. eddiehouse5

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    finger rolls =/= layups

    figner rolls are indeed an art, only mastered by few.
     
  11. tmukg21

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    dude at Texas missed a fast break finger roll last night [​IMG]
     
  12. arrjae

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    ^ the master of the finger roll!
    (check 3:37)

    kblaze has the best 'mix' videos...
     
  13. arrjae

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    lebron's infamous up and under
     
  14. aj27526

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    have to love the roll...

    but one of these doesnt hurt either every now and then
    [​IMG]
     
  15. doctorshoes

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    I prefer dunks
     
  16. friscostylez

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    [​IMG], vid to the dunk?
     
  17. koolbarbone

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    Appreciated.
     
  18. clutchshooter

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    there is no such thing as 'finger rolling the ball down hard'.
     
  19. kash55

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    Word.
     
  20. greezee

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    Worthy WITHOUT the goggles.
     
  21. jumpmantwenty3

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  22. bcf06

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    Gervin was the master of the finger roll. [​IMG] for Dr.J's finger rollfrom out of bounds on Karrem.