Steve Francis, 84-77 finals Jason Richardson def.
Legacy: 6 out.
James Robinson Return to top 1993 results (The two highest dunks in each round comprised the competitor's score, the top three in the First Round advanced to the Finals.) first round Miner.0-45.8-45.8.8 Weatherspoon.2-44.3-38.5.5 Ceballos.5-42.3-45.1.4 Failed to Qualify: Benoit.5-44.3-28.5.
Stacey Augmon Return to top 1991 results (Starting in 1991, each participant in the final round was allowed three dunks, with the two highest scores counting) first round Shawn Kemp.6-48.2.8 Rex Chapman.5-49.7.2 Dee Brown.2-44.2.4 Kenny Smith.5-42.3.8 Failed.
Even with multiple angles and slow-mo replays, it just doesn't take that vape giveaway contests long for the thing itself to happen.Somehow, after a few tries at the pass (the sequence begins at the 18-minute mark below Jones deflected a failed catch off the backboard and through the rim.Jones was a small and compact leaper.Rivalry: Was there a back-and-forth between at least two of the competitors to build the drama?Yes, Michael Jordan also reverted to multiple free-throw-line dunks and was guilty of foot faults, but his efforts came within longer contests and surrounded by other elite acts of flight.This week, The Point Forward will count down the best and worst of them.Clippers 2010, dallas, nate Robinson, New York 2009.But he took forever to get it right and it didn't wind up looking all that cool.In the Finals, each participant was allowed 60 seconds to do at least two dunks and then given a score.) first round Harold Miner.2 Isaiah Rider.6 Jamie Watson.4 Failed to Qualify: Antonio Harvey.2 Tim Perry.0 Tony Dumas.0 finals Harold.Wallace, apparently awakened from a nap, did a simple two-handed reverse and then a reverse dunk off a bounce.Bernstein/nbae via Getty Images) Star presence: 8 out.Friends." This was the most cringe-inducing episode in dunk-contest history.
There was a little buzz around two of his competitors, DeMar DeRozan and Shannon Brown, as both were known as big leapers.
Jason Richardson, results first round Top two advance Jason Richardson, Golden State, 100 Desmond Mason, Seattle, 90 Amare Stoudemire, Phoenix, 79 Richard Jefferson, New Jersey, 74 finals Jason Richardson def.
Smith and Chris "Birdman" Andersen, who was back after an OK showing in 2004 (see below).
This is because dunks happen fast, usually.
Andersen just kept going and going, unwilling to simplify or really modify his attempts, tossing ridiculous lob passes from half court and then failing to convert a reverse alley-oop off the bounce.Tony Dumas Return to top 1994 results (In round one, each participant was allowed 90 seconds to do as many dunks as he chooses with one overall score.Stoudemire's soccer dunk was by far his best; he added a simple two-hand reverse with a double-clutch and then a very nice two-handed reverse after passing the ball through his legs.Robinson caught a simple alley-oop from a teammate and finished it in routine fashion by his standards.(Kevork Djansezian/AP) Star presence: 4 out.