Big Sexy
Years ago

NBL Names Dunk Comp Participants

Hurdle, Creek, Abercrombie, Walker and Lazare

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Years ago

oh what a scoop, where did you hear this?

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Big Sexy  
Years ago

NBL Twitter and also in Boti's around the NBL article

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Years ago

Looks pretty spot on!

Thought maybe one of the Cairns rookies might have been there though.

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Years ago

Adelaide 36ers big man Pero Vasiljevic has been named as a reserve for the competition should any of the five-man field be forced to withdraw due to injury.

The field for the event was determined by the League office based on nominations from each club.

The Slam Dunk Competition will be held over two rounds, with the top two participants after the preliminary round as scored by the panel of judges advancing to a head-to-head final showdown for the title. The Slam Dunk Competition judging panel will be made up of a group of NBL legends.
Wonder if Rush and Bartlett can still get up?

The teams without representatives are Cairns (Edwards was always talked up as a dunker?), Perth (Bartlett?) and Townsville (Ervin?).

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Years ago

Steindl, Edwards or even Gliddon would have been worth competing from cairns, only name that looks questionable is Lazare. Didn't think he would have anything special apart from power dunks.

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Years ago


Steindl has the dunk of the year so far, too, against Townsville...

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Years ago

the only one who can do a decent dunk is Benny Lewis, as any Tigers fan can tell you

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Years ago

I am putting my money on Creek. That kid can fly!

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I swear one Abercrombie can fly. Picking him to win

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Years ago

Abercrombie has small hands and can't fully palm the ball but may be surprised. He can def get up.

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Years ago

Hopefully the reason Shane Edwards wasn't picked is by the time All Star weekend comes around, he won't be on the team.

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Years ago

Benny Lewis threw a couple down tonight against the Breakers and I agree that he should be included also. He's got hops.

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Abercrombie will win, he should try and jump over a car

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