Michael jordan dunk contest

Relive the jaw-dropping dunks of Michael Jordan in the dunk contest. Explore the iconic moments that solidified his legacy as one of the greatest basketball players of all time.
In perhaps the NBA's best dunk contest, hometown favorite Jordan edged Dominique Wilkins 147-145 in the finals to become the first repeat winner. Needing a 48 on his final attempt to overtake Wilkins, Jordan scored a 50 after taking off just inside the free-throw line for a dunk. "If it wasn't in Chicago, it might have gone the other way," Jordan said afterward. Air Jordans, Jordans, Chicago Bulls, Michael Jordan Dunk Contest, Jordan 23, Jordan Nike, Michael Jordan Slam Dunk, Air Jordan 3, Nba

Zach LaVine became just the fourth player to win back-to-back Dunk Contests, joining Michael Jordan (1987 and 1988), Jason Richardson (2002 and 2003) and Nate Robinson (2009 and 2010). LaVine defeated Gordon in a classic contest, featuring two dunk-offs. Here is every winner through all 31 of the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contests.

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