Slam Dunk copies from NBA pics
Slam Dunk is a popular Japanese manga about a basketball team from Shohoku High School. In late 2005, a comic industry magazine alleged that some of the cuts of players drawn in Slam Dunk are almost identical to the photos of NBA players in basketball magazines. You can view a side by side comparison of the manga frames from Slam Dunk and the photos of NBA players here. The similarity is remarkable aye.