Check out this ridiculous footage from Venice Beach, another great find from Ball is Life, that shows 6’8″ Kirpatrick McCauley touching 13 feet!
David Astramskas from BIL has done a great post detailing the history of touching the top of the backboard which is definitely worth a read. The only thing I would add to his research is this piece of footage from 2007 – a guy named Doug Thomas doing the same thing:
Still waiting for the day someone actually touches the top of the backboard on film. Who do you think is most likely to do it? Dwight?
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