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Nick, Joey Johnson: Like father, like son

Nick Johnson of Findlay Prep (Henderson, Nev.) is arguably the best dunker in high school basketball. While he's focused on surpassing the basketball ability of his father, Cali legend "Jumpin" Joey Johnson, few think Nick can match his dad's dunking feats.

Originally Published: August 13, 2010
By Ronnie Flores | ESPNHS

In conjunction with the Boost Mobile Elite 24 on Aug. 28, ESPNHS is profiling California's 24 greatest streetball players. Some went on to become NBA stars, some were high school stars and pro flameouts, while others were beset by unlucky breaks or tragedy. The countdown continues with No. 16 on our list, 1985 Banning (Wilmington, Calif.) graduate "Jumpin" Joey Johnson.

When Slam Magazine released its 50 greatest dunkers of all-time in late 2001, they got it right -- for the most ...

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