This was one of the most talented field of dunkers the competition has had in a while; and, I’m strictly speaking in terms of dunkers.
The field included DeAndre Jordan (this season’s leading in-game dunker), Aaron Gordon (last year Dunk Contest
winner runner-up), Derrick Jones Jr. (the viral and sensational dunker that’s been blowing up the internet) and, Glenn Robinson III (the defacto underdog and after-thought in most conversations leading up to the competition). So you can guess what happened right?
For anybody that might have been buried under a rock, or maybe didn’t have access to a viewing outlet, the underdog won the day. Glenn Robinson came out swinging right from the start. He had a massive chip on his shoulder and it showed in every facet of his performance Apart from his showmanship, his dunks were spectacular.
Here are the best dunks from the 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest: