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21 Greatest Unrequited High-Fives In Basketball History

High-fives, fist-bumps, and other forms of dap are a privilege, not a right. And these NBA stars have deemed that some people are not worth that privilege.

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3. In the 2012 playoffs, LeBron's teammate was the victim of this phenomenon. After extending his hand to Amar'e Stoudemire, Shane Battier is summarily denied. Worst part: he's lying on the floor.


10. Even Phil Jackson isn't immune from Kobe's cold shoulder. Phil tries to pretend he was just knuckling his face, but we know better.

The best part about this is the caption: "10 NBA Championships, most in NBA history." CAN'T SAVE YOU FROM THIS, CAN IT?!?!


15. Unsurprisingly, the Celtics have a proud saga of dap. President Danny Ainge is here confronted by an out-of-nowhere would-be dapper, but fortunately, he never notices the kind-of-weird dude.


As far as I know, this is the only unrequited dap to have inspired a miniature documentary, in which Kevin Love calls it among the most embarrasing moments of his life.

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