Zach LaVine Just Had One of His Best Dunks of the Season (And All Aaron Gordon Could Do Was Watch)

There was a little extra elevation in Denver on Wednesday night.

Zach LaVine was putting together another strong scoring night for the Chicago Bulls when he found himself wide-open in transition. A beautiful pass by Caruso ended up right in his mitts, and what came next should open up LaVine 2022-23 highlight reel.

The Chicago Bulls’ max player rose up for his most ferocious dunk of the season. And I recommend you watch the replay somewhere between 10-110 times:

Not only did LaVine chirp back at the Nuggets and their fans after the slam, but he hammered it home after leaving former dunk contest foe Aaron Gordon in his dust. What a freakin’ awesome moment.

The Bulls went on to win the 3rd quarter 36-24 and take an 11-point lead into the 3rd quarter. LaVine is up to 24 points on 10-16 shooting. Can the Bulls pull this one off?

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Elias Schuster is the Lead Chicago Bulls writer at Bleacher Nation. He started with BN full-time in 2019 immediately after graduating from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign with a degree in Journalism (yes, he started with the Jim Boylen Era). Since joining, Elias has been the driving force behind Bulls and NBA content for both the site and social accounts. You can follow him on Twitter/X @Schuster_Elias.

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