Two-time winner of the NBA Slam-Dunk contest and Hall of Famer, Dominique Wilkins earned the nickname ‘Human Highlight Film’ with his athletic and spectacular plays. The high-flyer said that people paid to watch NBA players and therefore was aware that NBA games was a form of entertainment, and whenever possible he was happy to put on a show. Wilkins would often deliver in highlight reel fashion with incredible dunks.
In addition to being one of the greatest dunkers the NBA has ever seen, Wilkins is also one of the greatest scorers with a career total of 26,534 points.
When TMZ asked Wilkins if he ever trademarked ‘Human Highlight Film’, he responded that he “absolutely” did
Wilkins was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as a player in 2006.