The rules permit three attempts at each slam, but the better scores will generally come from a conversion on the first try.
How many people usually compete in the dunk contest?
The Slam Dunk Contest features three players competing in two rounds. Each player attempts two dunks apiece in the first round, then the two highest scorers advance to the final round. The remaining players then perform one dunk each to determine a winner.
Will there be a slam dunk contest 2021?
Above the rim, tucked neatly into halftime. The 2021 NBA Slam Dunk Contest is going to happen, but it’ll be just …
NBA All-Star schedule 2021.
|8 p.m.||All-Star Game|
|TBD||Slam Dunk Contest (halftime of All-Star Game)|
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.
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).