NBA Compiles the 10 Best Dunks of the 1st Round of the 2014 Playoffs

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistMay 5, 2014

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - April 29, 2014:  Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder drives to the basket against the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 5 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Chesapeake Arena on April 29, 2014 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 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 2014 NBAE (Photo by Richard Rowe/NBAE via Getty Images)
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The first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs may go down as the greatest opening round in the history of the league, and there were plenty of electrifying dunks that helped make it special.

There were a few explosive dunks, and several posters were made. If these dunks were any indication of the things to come, the next few rounds should be filled with thrilling slams. 

[NBA, h/t SI's Extra Mustard]