Slam Dunk Contest


  1. 'The Lowe Post' Podcast: Brent Barry on Game 4 and Beyond

    Zach Lowe, Grantland

    Zach Lowe talks to Brent Barry about the NBA Finals, the '96 dunk contest, his favorite coaches, his year with the post-Jordan Bulls, and more. ...

    Story | June 13, 2015
  2. Julius Erving blames mascots for slam dunk contest decline

    Darren Rovell,

    Julius Erving doesn't think the slam dunk contest is going away any time soon, but he thinks mascots "messed it up."

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2015
  3. The best dunks of 2015 NBA slam dunk contest selections Giannis Antetokounmpo, Zach LaVine, Victor Oladipo and Mason Plumlee

    Patrick Dorsey,

    Before they square off in NYC, check out the best of Giannis, LaVine, Oladipo and Plumlee.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2015
  4. 2015 slam dunk contest lineup is Giannis Antetokounmpo, Zach LaVine, Victor Oladipo, Mason Plumlee news services

    Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo, Minnesota's Zach LaVine, Orlando's Victor Oladipo and Brooklyn's Mason Plumlee will be the contestants in the 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk contest, the NBA announced Tuesday night.

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2015
  5. Five-star 2015 recruit Ben Simmons throws alley-oop to self off backboard

    Patrick Dorsey,

    No. 1 recruit Ben Simmons shows why he's rated so highly.

    Story | Conversation | December 21, 2014