Zach LaVine

Andrew Wiggins On Zach LaVine Dunk Contest Repertoire: ‘I Almost Fainted’

Many fans were disappointed when Andrew Wiggins' name was left off the list of participants for this year's Dunk Contest. If the rookie's boasts about the jamming exploits of his Minnesota Timberwolves teammate prove accurate, though, All-Star Saturday's main event will surely fare just fine without him. After Wiggins led his international cohorts to a victory over their American counterparts with a MVP-winning performance in the Rising Stars Challenge, the 19 year-old said he "almost fainted" upon watching one of Zach LaVine's planned slams.

NBA Dunk Contest

The NBA Dunk Contest Could Return To Greatness If This Rumored Lineup Is Real

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The NBA Dunk Contest could be poised for a comeback if this rumored lineup pans out.

Zach LaVine

Dime Q&A: Zach LaVine On Dunking, Kevin Love, Draft Night, And More

Zach LaVine is quickly becoming the most exciting player of this year’s NBA draft class.

PAUL GEORGE

Animated GIF: Paul George’s 360-Degree Windmill

We've already shown you the mind-melt that was Paul George's in-game 360-degree windmill dunk against the Sixers, and we've told you George has declined an invitation to participate in this year's Slam Dunk Contest.

NBA Dunk Contest

Dwyane Wade Hints James White Will Be In All-Star Slam Dunk Contest

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If you count the 1990s as your childhood as I do, then today brought undisputable great news: New York Knicks reserve and journeyman dunker James White will likely be joining the 2013 NBA All-Star Weekend Slam Dunk Contest.

NBA Dunk Contest

The 5 Dunkers Who Need To Be In The Revamped NBA Dunk Contest

NBA All-Star weekend is less than two months away but until yesterday, when the league announced a format change for the festivities, there has been surprisingly scant discussion about the weekend and its premier event, the Dunk Contest.

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Below The Rim: 6 Unfortunate Dunk Contest Winners

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The NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest has birthed winners like Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins, Kobe Bryant and Vince Carter; all of whom went on to have Hall of Fame to above average careers.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

Blake Griffin Vs. The World: The 2011 Slam Dunk Competition Preview

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Slam and other media outlets are reporting that the 2011 Dunk Contest field is as follows: JaVale McGee, Brandon Jennings, Serge Ibaka, and as everyone hoped, Blake Griffin.


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