How The Best NBA Dunk Contest Ever Made Two Cranky Adults Feel Like Little Kids Again

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Our Jack Winter and Spencer Lund are in Toronto for NBA All-Star Weekend. Here, they discuss last night’s remarkable Slam Dunk Contest.

Jack: If you were really paying attention, the best Slam Dunk Contest ever shouldn’t have been a surprise.

Aaron Gordon’s first dunk on an absolutely electric All-Star Saturday night wasn’t anything like his following five. The judges granted him a 45 for a relatively routine near-360 Eastbay, and the Air Canada Centre crowd was merely impressed as opposed to outright amazed.

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