Dunking is nothing new to the WNBA, but having a player like Brittney Griner do it more regularly will change the game immensely -- and also could draw in some more fans.
The first pick in this year's WNBA draft became the first player in the league to dunk twice in a game, and she also added an incredible block and put-backs for Phoenix in Monday's opener against Chicago.
We know -- the WNBA may not be your favorite sport. But with Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins, the top three picks in this year's draft, starting their careers, the league is bound to get more exciting. At the very least, these clips below are worth a second look, like this block.
Griner had 17 points, eight rebounds and four blocks in her team's 102-80 loss, in which Delle Donne had 22 points for Chicago. Despite the defeat, there is going to be plenty of buzz for Griner's dunks, including a two-handed slam on the second
And in slow motion:
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