Wednesday , Dec , 12 , 2007 Oly Sandor

A Joke For Slam Dunk Legends Like Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins, & Julius Erving …

Years ago, the NBA Slam Dunk contest was the highlight of All-Star Weekend. Most of us fondly remember Michael Jordan and Dominique Wilkins battling for air supremacy at the mid-season classic in Chicago. And who can forget Dee Brown eyeing-up the hoop, pausing for suspense, and adjusting his Reebok pumps …


Years ago, the NBA Slam Dunk contest was the highlight of All-Star Weekend. Most of us fondly remember Michael Jordan and Dominique Wilkins battling for air supremacy at the mid-season classic in Chicago. And who can forget Dee Brown eyeing-up the hoop, pausing for suspense, and adjusting his Reebok pumps.

Recently, Vince Carter’s forearm dunk brought the contest back from oblivion. And last year, the judges slept-on and overlooked Dwight Howard posting a Dwight portrait at the top of the backboard.

But these showcases have also produced some comical moments. How many attempts did Chris ‘Birdman’ Anderson need before finally dunking the ball back in 2004?

Well, ‘Euro’ dunk contests also have their lighter moments. Check out the following dunk-gone-wrong and the reaction of one judge who is probably still looking for her score card.

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