THE Gunner: Chris Young

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BOUNCERS high-flying gunner Chris Young, AKA “the Ghetto Bird” is a LA streetball and Drew League legend and top SlamBall scorer.

Young’s track & field background allowed him to perfect a technique to skip across the springs at maximum velocity to max out air while retaining speed. His relentless approach makes him one of the most effective gunners.
Ghetto Bird from the Drew League »

James Lee: R U Serious?

Trust…you don’t really want it with James Lee. A 6’6″ 235lb beast on the wing, Lee is freaky fast and incredibly powerful in the air. James is additionally one of the most well-liked players among his peers.
James Lee: Beast Mode »
One of the Best Dunk Videos Ever »

Throwback: Dion Bailey

Dion Bailey went from raining jumpers in SB1 to smashing down impossibly powerful dunks in SB2. Bailey’s transition to mid-air devastator became complete as he led a ferocious team of one-on-one attackers including the relentless Chris Young and muscular James Lee.
Too Hot to Handle: Dion Bailey »

Deft Defender: Rodney Bond

Stopper Rodney Bond is one of the few players to maintain elite production over multiple seasons. Block Machine »


BOUNCERS Team Overview

Coach
SlamBall 1 record – 5-4
Finish: 3rd (Semi-final loss to Diablos)
Coach: Hernando Planells
Team MVP: Rob Wilson

SlamBall 2 record – 4-6
Finish: 6th (Out of Playoffs)
Coach: Hernando Planells
Team MVP: Rodney Bond

SlamBall 3 record – 2-10
Finish: 6th (Out of Playoffs)
Coach: Rocket Ismail & Hernando Planells
Team MVP: Chris Young

Notes: The BOUNCERS made the first-ever SlamBall draft choice in SB1, using the selection on 6’9″ Stopper out of Toronto, Canada – Rob Wilson.

Chris Young is featured in a viral online video, playing 1-on-1 with Michael Jordan.

All-Time Scoring Leader: Chris Young
All-Time Assists Leader: Dion Bailey
All-Time Stops Leader: Rodney Bond

Also Check Out:
Coach Hernando Planells Interview »
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  1. Steal vs Bouncers [Full Game] S1

    The Steal run and gun and the Bouncers run and run and gun. This makes for a phenomenal high scoring game chock full of highlight. Comment below… Connect to More Great SlamBall Stuff: Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Tell a friend
  2. Rumble vs Bouncers [Full Game] S1

    The second full game has been uploaded! Head over to the video section on our Facebook page, facebook.com/officialslamball, to check it out! More games to come. Comment Below… Connect to More Great SlamBall Stuff: Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Tell a friend
  3. Ghetto Bird Flies High

    Chris “Ghetto Bird” Young sets his eyes on the hoop and doesn’t stray away. As he gets towards the tramps, the Ghetto Bird makes a quick move to let the Diablos’ defender run right past him. The Ghetto Bird launches off the front tramp and slams the ball without anyone...
  4. Who Ya Got? Young vs Jackson

    In this face-off, Chris “Ghetto Bird” Young goes up against David Jackson. Jackson times his bounces right and blocks the Ghetto Bird from scoring. Not only did Jackson block the Ghetto Bird, but Jackson also had a broken jaw. Would you be able to slam into another person midair, block...
  5. Bouncers Dominate

    Chris “Ghetto Bird” Young steals the ball away from the Diablos and launches from the tramps to pick up a slam. The Diablos try to answer, but Rob Wilson gets up and blocks Matrice Moore at the rim. Wilson gets the ball and passes it out to Gerrie Herring on...
  6. Bouncers Triple Threat

    Rick Maiden leaps from the side tramp and throws the ball up under the stopper to pick up two for the Bouncers. Diablos’ possession. David Jackson tries to attack the rim but Rob Wilson knocks the ball out of his hands. The Bouncers make their way down the court and...
  7. Rob Wilson Sets It Off

    Rob Wilson takes out Josh Carlson and then blocks Whitney White. Wilson dives for the ball but Carlson picks it up and hands it to White. Wilson starts pushing White against the boards, trapping him and getting him angry. White does whatever he can to get Wilson off of him....
  8. More Awesome Action Diablos Bouncers

    The Diablos and Bouncers go back and forth, blocking each other to start until Rob Wilson brings one home. The Diablos answer right back with a nice little shot from Ray Ross. Then comes a face-off. Mason Gordon fouled Wilson has he was entering a tramp. Wilson is much bigger...
  9. Get to Know Coach Hernando Planells

    by: Evan Sporer     Before Hernando Planells ever got his start in SlamBall, he had to clear a few hurdles. After seeing an online ad seeking coaches for a “new sport,” Planells, married with a child, then living in Los Angeles, was looking for work, and open to trying...

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