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(By Glenn Davis, SportsGrid) - The NBA’s Phoenix Suns have a mascot (this guy), as well as a backing team called the Sol Patrol. During breaks in the action this group will come out onto the court to keep the crowd entertained, and often do trick dunks off trampolines, as team mascots are wont to do. At a recent Suns game, one Sol Patrol member did just that. Here’s how it went: