yooooooo … former peep nba stars chris webber, kenny smith and clyde the glide in awe of the world’s first dunking crew from france!
zianimal aka kadour ziani is the godfather of dunk. he started it, period. but he’s also one of the most endearing dudes you’ll ever meet. his approach to dunking is sometimes weird, often philosophical, and always full throttle. here’s an older clip that underlines kadour’s simple yet precise message: 360 is my language.
streetball activist julien jospeh took it upon himself to reunite the legendary slam nation crew for one final showdown, last weekend in orchies (france). “retour aux sources” featured an all-star game as well as an unforgettable freestyle dunk show (clips will be uploaded on k1x.com shortly), that also featured some of our favorites, like 6-kay, [...]
the best of turkey’s beko basketball league got together in izmir last weekend to flaunt their skills in a game of nationals vs. foreign born players infront of a capacity crowd of 10,000. us import robert “tractor” traylor (kepez belediyesi antalya) had 20 & 8, leading his team to a spectacular 133:122 victory. even more [...]
peep this clip of slam nation’s legendary kadour ziani & hervé “mr peps” slammin their hearts out at “tournoi de l’asphalte” in france last weekend. wanna know what they were wearing? here’s a closer look… k1x fam jam wifey k1x 5th element bball shorts and of course, the dunkers’ choice: k1x chiefglider 2
last week slam nation put on a show at the Tournoi de l’Asphalte in france introducing its newest member along the way. hervé fit right in with a series of rim rattling dunks and made his k1x debut a memorable one. kadour ziani was also back in action and obviously doing his thing as you [...]
who really is the number one among all those great dunkers in the world today? watch t-dub, guy dupuy and kadour rise up against the competition and judge for yourself.
here are some pics taken last weekend at a streetball jam in romania that featured international jaw-droppers kevin “golden child” kemp (it’s gotta be the name!!) out of tacoma, “fly” guy dupuy, and yann de blaine of the dunkalicious crew, france… and of course, the godfather of dunk kadour “zianimal” ziani, who was on hand [...]
k1x’s international outlook is backed by a colorful history of ballplaying warriors all over the word. we are the nation of hoop, remember! france has always been a great home for k1x, thanks to guys like streetball activist johnny kilroy, slam nation, kevin couliau, anchor man george eddy, french national ewodo narcisse, streetball wiz 6-kay [...]
watch the slam nation dunking icons go to work in their first show of “the summer” 2008. k1x warriors kadour “zianimal” ziani & “fly guy” dupuy deliver the highlights…
White men can’t jump, short guys can’t dunk, jump decays with age. These are some of the generalizations we make about dunking, but just about every generalization is shattered by Kadour Ziani. Like wine, Ziani has only gotten better with age, defying injury and constantly striving to new heights. He is recognized throughout the world [...]