With the 2012-13 season halfway over, it's a good time to revisit some of the most devastating dunks of the season to date.
Today's NBA is full of leapers and giants who play above the rim making for some of the most exciting high-flying action in professional sports.
While a vicious slam looks the same as a layup in the statbook, an emphatic rim-rocker can shift momentum, and work the hoard of fans -- and the Internet -- into a frenzy.
As you'll see in this slideshow, superstars, rookies and role players have all contributed their fair share of scintillating slams to the NBA's highlight reel this season.
The following dunks are listed in no particular order. If I missed any, please post a link in the comments section for discussion.