“Not much in the air, but the ground game was superb.”
With the 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest on the horizon, here is a look back at the most memorable photos and videos from the competition over the years.
Prior to a recent Heat game, LeBron threw down an ungodly slam that makes his absence from the All-Star dunk contest even more painful.
It was a weird contest. A kid almost died.
The poor guy never had a chance.
The NBA broke out the Phantom HD camera last night to capture all of the dunks in “super slow motion high definition.” The results are beautiful. Even for the boring dunks.
This year’s NBA Slam Dunk Contest is this Saturday. To prepare I’ve put together this definitive, impossible to argue with, scientifically proven list of the greatest dunk contest dunks of all time. If you disagree, don’t blame me. Blame science.
It’s unclear how old this kid is, but how can you argue with him? “I don’t want to see no rookies from Minnesota dunking in it. I want to see you.” (via The Basketball Jones)