What Blake Griffin's Epic Dunk Contest Win Means for Basketball…and Mankind

Armed with the Super.Fly 4s, Blake Griffin bested Marvin the Martian. Here's what that means for basketball...and the world.

When he strapped on the Super.Fly 4s, Griffin sensed their Earth-Shattering Power. The brave Clipper immediately put this potent force to use, launching himself into the sky and beyond, stopping to gently place a foot on the surface of the Moon, and descending back to Earth to deliver the greatest dunk the world has ever seen. Marvin the Martian was shot back up into space, leaving Griffin standing triumphant in his powerful shoes and stylish shorts, a man who knew he'd changed the game of basketball forever.

In his contest with Marvin, Griffin redefined the phrase "epic dunk." After all, what can be of greater consequence than going head-to-head with an opponent to decide the fate of your own planet?

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Topics: JORDAN BRAND | BLAKE GRIFFIN | POWER | SHORTS | DUNKS