Aly Raisman of the United States competes on the beam during the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Beam final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2012 in London, England.
No dunk is linked to one person the way Michael Jordan is connected to the dunk from the free-throw line. Entering the final attempt of the 1988 Slam Dunk Contest, Jordan needed a 48 to tie Dominique Wilkins and a 49 to win.
In a Nov. game against the Denver Nuggets, Jordan had some fun with Dikembe Mutombo at the free throw line with five seconds left in a Bulls victory. This one's for you," Jordan says, and makes a free throw with his eyes closed.
Michael Jordan, the greatest basketball player in the world was cut from his high school basketball team. But he didn't let that stop him and continued player and he ended up being one of the greatest players of all time.