Hamidou Diallo jumped over Shaq and payed homage to Vince Carter with one dunk. Thunder shooting guard Hamidou Diallo won the 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night, wowing the crowd with a ridiculous yam over legend Shaquille O’Neal.
Has Michael Jordan ever dunked on Shaq?
A lot of players have done a “dunk by” on Shaq. Many others have dunked “near him,” but Shaq is only willing to credit Derrick Coleman, Tim Perry and Michael Jordan as players to have “dunked on” him. Of those three, Coleman is the only one who can claim to have “posterized” Shaq.
Did Kobe win a dunk contest?
Kobe Bryant becomes youngest Slam Dunk Contest champion
Bryant was 18 years and 169 days old when he won the 1997 Slam Dunk Contest in Cleveland as a rookie. It wasn’t one of the most memorable dunk contests, but Bryant beat out Michael Finley and Chris Carr in the final round.
Why is Nate Robinson not in the NBA anymore?
He was mainly used as offense off the bench, however, towards his last few seasons he missed 80% of his games. It was apparent father time was catching up and so were injuries. His offensive production plummeted and that was his calling card.
Has a white person ever won the dunk contest?
It wasn’t the best or most exciting by any means, but it gave us the most surprising and different winner, with rookie Brent Barry taking home the trophy. The fun fact is that he is the first and only white player ever to win the dunk contest (apologies to Blake Griffin and Zach LaVine).
What is Shaq worth?
His estimated net worth is said to be $400 million. He is the joint owner of 155 Five Guys Burgers restaurants, 17 Auntie Annie’s Pretzels restaurants, 150 car washes, 40 24-hour fitness centers, a shopping center, a movie theater, and several Las Vegas nightclubs.