“Hanamichi Debut! Dunk Explosion”
After Rukawa is defeated by Akagi once, he reveals his true potential and makes a spectacular dunk. Hanamichi is allowed to play for the last two minutes of the game, and he demonstrates his skill at dribbling that he learned from Ayako. He refuses to cooperate with his teammate Rukawa, however and tries to make a slam dunk, but ends but smashing the ball into Akagi’s head instead.