Usain Bolt slam dunks in celebrity NBA match

Snagging a high pass with his right hand during an NBA celebrity game, the 6' 5" sprinter controlled the ball and then rose up for a two-handed slam.

updated: February 19, 2013 20:25 IST
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Houston: Jamaica's multiple Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt pulled off a two-handed dunk and became the biggest track-and-field star to play basketball in prime time at the weekend.

Bolt rubbed shoulders with a list of celebrities and was a star attraction during 29 minutes on court in a celebrity basketball match, a precursor to the NBA all-star game.

Bolt hit one of five shots, missed both of his free throws and totalled just two points in his time on court as his east team was thrashed 38-58 by the western team.

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