The Orlando Magic’s Aaron Gordon may have the two best dunk contest ever for a runner up, but which dunk contest was better 2016 or 2020? Almost everyone in the building looked shocked as the judges scored Aaron Gordon’s final dunk in Saturday’s AT&T Slam Dunk Contest.
Obviously, the Dunk Contest is a fun event, and no one’s livelihood was at stake. Still, Gordon not winning after dunking over a 7-foot-5 dude has led to some great reactions. Wade is clearly feeling the heat, and we don’t mean the Miami kind.
Nikola Vucevic’s cameo in the All-Star Game last year was nice. But it is the Orlando Magic’s young players are next in line for the Sunday game. Last year was a whirlwind for Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic.
Dunk Contest winner Derrick Jones Jr. is not trying to hear any criticism regarding his win, and has welcomed Aaron Gordon - who many feel rightly deserved to win - to a rematch in next year's contest..
The conspiracy theory about Dwyane Wade screwing up the final dunk score goes like this: Wade played for the Miami Heat and was a teammate of Derrick Jones Jr. and screwed up the final voting to ensure his friend won.
Terrence Ross has put in career-worst numbers in some categories. That is all a sign the Orlando Magic’s sixth man could return to his mean soon. Terrence Ross hit rock bottom in the Orlando Magic’s win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday.