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The participants have been announced for this year’s Sprite Dunk contest. There are a lot of new faces on board and a few that are guarenteed to bring excitement. Let’s take a look at whose got next and peep what type of fun we should be expecting.
With last year’s winner Utah Jazz’s Jeremy Evans, Pacers Gerald Green, Terrence Ross, Knicks rookie – and an urban dunking legend -James White, Clippers Eric Bledsoe and Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried.
Gerald Green is going for win number 2 joining the rare air of multiple dunk contest winners that includes Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins, Jason Richardson and three time winner Nate Robinson
Let us note that Eric Bledsoe is the only guard in the line up:
James White dunks are stuff that legends are made of. They don’t call him Flight for nothing.
Bonus footage, check out this dunk contest in Russia between Flight and Gerald Green
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