Basketball is by far the greatest sport in the world. Now that the NBA is playing preseason games, I cannot get enough. Last night, Utah Jazz reserve and defending Sprite Slam Dunk champion Jeremy Evans validated my rabid fandom with this fantastic block/dunk combo over former New York Knick and current Los Angeles Clipper Ronny Turiaf.

That's just embarrassing from Turiaf. Getting blocked is one thing, and it happens to everyone. But he was in no position to try to contest that dunk. Not only was he not in front of the play, but he is nowhere near the leaper that Evans is. All he stood to gain from trying was managing to look dumb twice in the same play, and he succeeded.

More From 104.5 THE TEAM