2003 dunk contest

Was The 2003 Dunk Contest The Most Dramatic In NBA History?

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Of all the legendary Dunk Contests over the years, none was more dramatic than the 2003 showdown between Jason Richardson and Desmond Mason.

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Dion Waiters Gets His Car Filled With Popcorn: A Look at the NBA’s Most Popular Prank

For some reason, one of the NBA's go-to rookie hazing pranks is filling a player's car with popcorn.

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NBA’s Top 10 Active Journeymen

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According to the Oxford Dictionaries, a "journeyman" is known as "a worker or sports player who is reliable but not outstanding.

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Fantasy Basketball: The Week’s Best Pickups (11.26)

FRESH PICKINGS: Aaron Brooks (10 percent owned in Yahoo.

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Fantasy Basketball: The Week’s Best Pickups (11.19)

FRESH PICKINGS: Jason Richardson (64 percent owned in Yahoo, 39 percent owned in ESPN) Although he is an old 31 years old with a recent history of knee problems, the trusty vet has been coming on strong after missing four games with an ankle sprain.

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Video: Jason Richardson Shows He’s Still Got It, Throws Down A 360 Dunk

Jason Richardson took us back to 2003 with this 360 dunk in Philly last night.

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NBA Camera Men Are A Danger To Us All

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I try to keep my Orlando Magic homerisms to a minimum around these parts because people complain about it, but one of the greatest moments of my life as a sports fan came this summer when the Magic got the Philadelphia 76ers to take Jason Richardson.

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The Top 10 Dunkers Since 2000

In the new issue of Dime Magazine, we took a look at the best – and worst – the game has offered since the turn of the century.

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Four-Team Deal Lands Dwight Howard In L.A., Iguodala In Denver While Bynum Will Troll Philly

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We hate to interrupt your regularly scheduled Nightcap but there's big news coming out of the NBA.

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Dime Q&A: Jus Fly On His Best Slams & His 5 Favorite NBA Dunkers

The highlight of this year's World Basketball Festival, for me, might've been wear testing the craziest technology I've ever seen in a sneaker (the Nike Lunar Hyperdunk 2012), sitting front row along the baseline for Team USA's intrasquad scrimmage or perhaps even chilling in a suite with the people at Nike for the USA/Brazil exhibition game.

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Report: Brooklyn Nets’ Proposed Deal For Dwight Howard May Now Involve Four Teams

The Los Angeles Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Orlando Magic and Brooklyn Nets are now working on a complicated, four-way deal that will land Dwight Howard in Brooklyn.

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The Knicks Control Their Destiny; Kevin Durant Closes In On The Scoring Title

We know Randy Foye dropped 15 in the third quarter and was doing work all night for the Clippers (28 points), but still L.

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Video: Carmelo Anthony Gets His Ankles Broken By A Fake Pass

Not everything went terribly for Orlando last night. Jason Richardson had one of the best non-dunks of his entire life: faking a pass to get Carmelo Anthony to stumble and fall flat on his face, and then hitting the triple.

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The Magic Are An Incredible Mess; Chicago Wins A Gut Check Game

It being NBA Green Week and all, it seems natural a Dwight Howard-Van Gundy-Orlando issue would pop up again.

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Top 10 NBA Dunk Contest Debuts

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Four first-time dunkers are competing in the All-Star Weekend Dunk Contest this year, and they've got 28 years of history to live up to when it comes to dramatic dunk debuts.


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