Found February 17, 2013 on
If the All-Star dunk contest was awarded based entirely off creativity, Jeremy Evans might have had a shot at the title.
The Utah Jazz power forward dunked over an easel covered with a black cloth. After the dunk was completed, Evans revealed a painting of the exact dunk he had just accomplished and signed it. Evans even painted the picture himself, according to Pro Basketball Talk.
Although the idea behind the dunk was great, it seemed to lend itself better to a television audience than a live crowd.
Check out Evans’ dunking and painting skills in the video below.
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The 2013 NBA Slam Dunk Contest came down to Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans and Toronto Raptors forward Terrence Ross.For the first dunk of the championship round, Evans decided to bring out a painting that he painted himself and dunked over it:
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