Slam Dunk Types

Can you name the Slam Dunk Types

At the onset of the jump, the ball is controlled by both hands and once in the air is typically brought to chest or face level, or higher
A one-handed slam dunk, where the ball is brought over the head before being stuffed into the basket, in a chopping motion
This is a type of dunk where the player brings the ball up to their waste, then moves their arm straight back and up in a circular motion until they dunk the ball over their head.
An approach-variation dunk type in which the player approaches goal along the court-boundary which is parallel with the backboard, instead of from the in front of the goal.
Under the limb
The player approaches the goal and leaps as they would for a generic dunk
This is a dunk where the player takes off from a distance which is significantly further away from the basket than is considered typical
Dr. J did it in 1976
The dunk is performed when a pass is caught in the air and then slammed in the hoop
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