Found January 13, 2012 on Salt Lake Tribune:
PLAYERS: Jeremy Evans
TEAMS: Utah Jazz
Jazz notes: Utah’s Jeremy Evans would leap at All-Star dunk contest invite By Brian T. Smith The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jan 13, 2012 05:13PM MDT If the NBA wants him, Jeremy Evans wants in. With several Jazzmen pushing for the second-year forward to be included in the 2012 NBA All-Star dunk contest, Evans said Friday he’ll gladly head to Orlando in late February if he receives an invite. The only catch: Evans would like to know in advance if he should pack his bags, since it’ll take time to build up a first-place-worthy repertoire of throwdowns. The NBA invites interested players who possess an ability to entertain fans with creativity. ... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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Mascot Drops Cake on Fans (Video)

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Utah Jazz Mascot Drops Cake On Fans (Video)

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Josh Howard quickly becomes Utah Jazz’s X-factor

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Deron returns to Utah

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