BALLER#3
Years ago

New Rules for All star saturday

Dont know if anyone has read the new rules but no single dunk champion is the stupidest thing i have ever heard

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Mick  
Years ago

"Rather than all of the dunkers competing against each other as individuals, they will be working in teams, with team and individual awards being given out at the end of the night."

http://ftw.usatoday.com/2014/02/nba-dunk-contest-new-rules/

Still is an individual champ by the sounds of it.

You have to be excited by the calibre of contestants at least.

Good to see there won't be any stupid prop dunks as well.

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The Situation  
Years ago

No props? Damn, I wanted to see Paul George dunk over a pregnant stripper!

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PlaymakerMo  
Years ago

But Mick, Blake Griffin jumping over a car was the best dunk contest ever!!

Reminds me of Happy Days, for some reason...

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Wilson Sting  
Years ago

Second to Dwight Howard putting a sticker on the backboard :)

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natwhereyouat  
Years ago

They should have the top 4 or 6 dunkers go against the top 4-6 shot blockers.

Change the dunk comp name and have each player face off. Have a dunk winner and a blocking winner.

That'd be more entertaining.

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Statsheet Stuffer  
Years ago

That's an awesome idea^

Could get guys hurt though?

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curtley  
Years ago

Yeah the dunker V blocker things is good, but have the blocker as Shawn Bradley dressed in a saquatch outfit.

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Mick  
Years ago

Yeah that sounds like an injury waiting to happen...

I'd be more keen to see a simple dunk competition like they had in the 80s, as well as one-on-one become part of all star weekend.

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commonsense  
Years ago

oh dear

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Anonymous  
Years ago

Adam Silver's tenure not starting well so many gay rule changes under him already.

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Wildcat Fan  
Years ago

I liked the props! The dunk contest is as much about the creativity and choreography as it is about the actual dunk in my opinion.

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