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Lauri Markkanen dunking over Rudy Gobert? We have video proof.

Utah Jazz v Minnesota Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - OCTOBER 21: Lauri Markkanen #23 of the Utah Jazz drives to the basket during the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on October 21, 2022 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2022 NBAE (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

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Get Lauri Markkanen in the Dunk Contest.

Alright, that may overstate it, but Markkanen brought a smile to Jazz fans’ faces when he threw it down over former Utah center and three-time Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert.

Markkanen needs to work on the mean mug, but it was a quality dunk. Gobert realized what was happening and didn’t quite go for the full contest.

Gobert got him back not long after when Markkanen tried to go at him again.

Markkanen had a dozen in the first 24 minutes, but Minnesota was up nine at the half in this one.