True story: At the 2007 Slam Dunk Contest in #Vegas, Gerald Green originally wanted to jump over a craps table but the NBA wouldn’t let him. #NBAAllStar #DunkContest
The through the legs dunk from 17 years ago: J.R. Rider - The Eastbay Funk Dunk (1994) https://youtu.be/Y4nai6stST0 via @YouTube #DunkContest #NBAAllStar
Ali LaForce tearing down the fourth wall: “Good thing for all that fake crowd noise!” #MtnDew3PT #NBAALLSTAR
2 extra 3-point shots and a 4 extra money balls inflates the scoring here. Larry Bird dropped a 23-point round without all the extra gimmicks.
Long overdue for the NBA to retire the #SkillsChallenge - the players barely go through the motions and it’s painfully obvious. #NBAAllStar
NBA players always try to be cool in the skills challenge instead of trying to win.