LaVine is the only participant with any dunk contest experience.
Although we have seen some duds in the past, last years runner.
Robinson did the cleanest work of the night, needing the fewest attempts of the entire field to claim the title.State Farm All-Star Saturday Night TNT.The two players with the highest combined score for their two dunks advance to the head-to-head final round.And he couldnt have anyway after his season came to an early end two weeks ago when the Minnesota Timberwolves swingman tore the ACL in his left knee.Height: 63, weight: 190, residing City: Franklin Park, FL, vertical: 45, favorite Dunk: garden wildlife direct voucher codes Scoop dunk - Scoop360 or Scoop180.All four competitors get two dunks in the first round.
Gordon went into the competition the heavy favorite after he and LaVine staged an epic duel for the crown last year.
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But he didnt make it out of the first round either.
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