dunker : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n an eater who dips food into a liquid before eating it
he was a dunker--he couldn't eat a doughnut without a cup of coffee to dunk it in
- n a basketball player who is able to make dunk shots
- n an adherent of Baptistic doctrines (who practice baptism by immersion)
- The country's top dunker is Rutgers Center James Bailey, who has slammed down an incredible 85 jams this year.
- News to the foreign Press was the fact that II Duce is a dunker.
- Abdul-Jabbar is more of an aesthete, a sky-hooker, not a slam-dunker, devastatingly shy.
- Gerald Green in NBA.com
I don't really consider myself a dunker,said Green, who won the NBA slam dunk contest over All-Star weekend. "There's more to my game besides dunking. I just want to be labeled as a good player. I don't care if it's dunking."
- Shannon Brown in Boston Herald
I'm not just a dunker and I can play basketball every aspect,Brown said. "Guys know I do more than dunk. I don't do it to be flashy. I do it to help my team win, whatever (Jackson) needs."
- JR Smith in Rocky Mountain News
I don't think so,Smith said his late naming being a disadvantage. "If you're a really good dunker, you should be able to come up with something on the fly."