Thread: No Dunking?
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Old Tue Mar 06, 2018, 05:50pm
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Originally Posted by JRutledge View Post

I think dunking in itself has a threat of injury just with the fact of what you are doing. No one in their right mind is going to penalize someone when their momentum is stopped out of the air because they grab something. I would want players to feel comfortable that they are not going to land wrong when they let go.
"What you are doing"? You could say that about walking, running, jumping, etc.

Plus, as has been indicated in other threads, the player initiates the threat by grabbing. Here is an idea, mitigate the threat by not grabbing.
If some rules are never enforced, then why do they exist?
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