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Thursday 30 November 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Slam Dunk

This year
Magical scenes as club pro Michael Block hits hole-in-one at US PGA Championship
The PGA Tour Pro produced the moment of the tournament at Oak Hill.
All time
Emily Ratajkowski sponsors local underage basketball team in Cork
‘It’s funny to see all the reaction and tweets, people think it’s gas. But they’re just normal people when it comes to Bantry.’
New Euro T20 league involving Irish franchises cancelled at last minute
Organisers said they have postponed the competition until 2020 after reportedly running into financial difficulties.
Curry steps up for injured Durant to help Warriors power into fifth sucessive Conference finals
Golden State defeated the Houston Rockets in Game 6 to seal a 4-2 series victory.
'Seeing my mother with tears in her eyes - that's when I realised this is huge'
There were scenes of pure joy in north Wales on Friday night as Ireland U20s wrote their own piece of history.
Wales derail England's Grand Slam attempt and take over as Six Nations leaders
Warren Gatland’s side bullied their way through 34 phases to force Cory Hill’s match-turning try.
Heavyweight Wexford garda Niall Kennedy to share bill with Katie Taylor at home of Boston Celtics
The Gorey man will take to the ring at the 20,000-capacity arena on a night of world championship boxing.
'Johnny just didn't want to do it the same way as ROG': Schmidt hails old heads in clinical win
There was a lot of second half work to do, but Ireland put the winning scores on the board nice and early in Twickenham.
England v Ireland, Grand Slam decider
We went minute-by-minute through Ireland’s St Patrick’s Day bid for glory in Twickenham.
LeBron James calls Donald Trump a 'bum' as US sports stars get political
Donald Trump has said that the NBA champions won’t be be coming to the White House.
One day after bodyslamming reporter, Republican politician gets elected, vows to 'drain the swamp'
Greg Gianforte has defeated his Democrat rival Rob Quist comfortably in the Montana special election.
This is some disgusting athleticism from tennis star Gael Monfils
Don’t try this at home, kids.
6'7" Aussie Rules star gets some serious hang time for the AFL Mark of the Year
Nic Naitanui has got game.
Gronk and David Ortiz singing on a tandem bike is the weirdest ad you'll see
And now this stupid song is going to be in our heads until we get some cool, refreshing iced coffee.
This guy has just taken dunking biscuits to a whole new level
Slow clap.
Cork team make history only for their captain to break the trophy in over-eager celebration
The reaction of the presentation party is priceless.
The Atlanta Hawks are hosting a 'swipe right' Tinder night
This wouldn’t work at Croker, would it?
VIDEO: Is this the best dunk of the NBA season so far?
The answer is yes by the way.
Going to Ireland v Italy? Stay for free and support the Grand Slam Women's team
Ireland take on Italy in an Aviva Stadium double-header on 8 March.
LeBron James jumped OVER 6ft 5in Ben McLemore for this slam dunk last night
“Sucks that it was him, too,” consoled King James after Miami Heat scorched Sacramento Kings.
College player puts down a gravity-defying slam dunk
Javonte Douglas – remember the name.
Yowza! LeBron puts up Dunk of the Year contender, destroys Jason Terry
The Miami Heat won their 23rd successive game last night, beating the Boston Celtics 105-103.
VIDEO: Dwyane Wade’s kick to the groin gets him a one-game ban
The Miami Heat star made a knee-jerk reaction against the Bobcats.
VIDEO: Watch this monster dunk from Charlotte's Byron Mullens
Charlotte Bobcats have surprised many this season. Here’s one big reason why.
VIDEO: Former NBA star Joey Dorsey shatters the backboard with this two-handed dunk
Dorsey’s dunk was so good the game had to be stopped two minutes before the end.
WATCH: Player ejected after awesome slam dunk
You wouldn’t see it in the GAA…
WATCH: Lil’ fella wows judges to win NCAA Slam Dunk contest
Five-foot-eleven point guard Jacob Tucker may have been the smallest man in the competition, but that didn’t stop him from destroying his opponents.
College basketball star kicked off team for having sex with his girlfriend
Brandon Davies broke his university’s ‘honour code’ and faces season on the sidelines.