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NBA All-Star Weekend

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Parent Category: Basketball
Held in mid-February, the NBA All-Stars weekend features a game between the Western division all-stars and the Eastern division all-stars. Other exciting events include the slam dunk contest, skills challenge, and 3-point shooting contest.
James LeBron 4 sure. I did a report on him and as i was reading the book i came across that fact. BY:CPR CPR CPR CPR CPR CPR CPR CPR CPR i really don't think lebron won a 3 point contest, dirk nowitzki and Jason kapono have been repeatedly winning them recently, and in the beginning of his career l…
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It was probably an Oklahoma college player named Bob Kurland in 1945.
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2007- Thomas and Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada 2008- New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, the home of the New Orleans Hornets franchise prior to the 2005-06 season and beginning in the 2007-08 season 2009- Phoenix US Airways Center 2010 Dallas Cowboys new stadium Dallas,TX 2011-Staples Ce…
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babe Ruth or alex wong
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Answer 1987 and 1988
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It was George Mikan of the Minneapolis Lakers, in 1961, 100% positive. That's who the NBA gives official credit to. The referees tried to call a foul on him for the shot. Upon reviewing the rules, the bucket counted. It became termed a 'dunk shot' until 1972, when Chuck Hern called it a 'slam dunk'.
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a amazing dunk with power vertical leap that makes the crowd cheer
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Fred Jones
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Hank Aaron -------------Hank Aaron was selected to the All-Star Team 21 years and played in 24 All-Star games Both Stan Musial and Willie Mays also played in 24 All-Star Games and were selected 20 years each. Hank Aaron would have played in 25 games but missed the first game of the 1962 All-Star ga…
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You don't really learn how to dunk. If you are tall enough to dunk, you just sort of do it. It should come naturally.
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If you are not a season ticket holder, or work at a large corporation, your chances of getting tickets are slim. About the only way is to go overpay 5x at a ticket outlet ANSWER: {| |- | Some sites offer online tickets and these have the information about the time of sale of tickets.
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In an interview with Muggsy Bogues, the interviewer asks him if he can dunk. He claims that he tipped one in, back in college. He also says that in high school he used to dunk. To read the interview, see the Related Link.
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If you're just talking about dunking ability - how impressive it is in terms of individual ability - an honest list will include a few names that aren't necessarily famous. The NBA has seen a lot of great talent come and go. Yet, not all the potential was necessarily realized in the form of complet…
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Julias Erving
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What determines the amount of horizontal and vertical distance a basketball player travels while making a slam dunk is momentum. The players weight and velocity combine to carry momentum as he jumps, soars, and lands.
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They beat the Sannoh High School University. Rukawa pass the ball to Sakuragi and no one expect that to happen. But it did happened so they won because of the teamwork of Rukawa and Sakuragi.
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As of August 11, 2012 Philadelphia 76ers Charlotte Bobcats Milwaukee Bucks Chicago Bulls Boston Celtics Cleveland Cavaliers Los Angeles Clippers Memphis Grizzlies Atlanta Hawks Miami Heat New Orleans Hornets Utah Jazz Sacramento Kings New York Knicks Los Angeles Lakers Orlando Magic Dallas Mavericks…
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The shortest player to win an NBA dunk contest was Spud Webb who went to college at North Carolina State. He was 5' 7" and was a fourth round draft choice of the Detroit Pistons in 1985. Webb played in the NBA for 12 seasons with the Atlanta Hawks, Sacramento Kings, Minnesota Timberwolves, and Orlan…
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There was no MVP named for the MLB All-Star game until 1962.
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The late Los Angeles Laker announcer Chick Hern
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I am some what confident that I have all of them listed: Boston Celtics New Jersey Nets New York Knicks Philadelphia 76ers Toronto Raptors Chicago Bulls Cleveland Cavaliers Detroit Pistons Indiana Pacers Milwaukee Bucks Atlanta Hawks Charlotte Bobcats Miami Heat Orlando Magic Washingt…
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Danny Ainge, Danny Manning
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As of the 2008 season, Andruw Jones has been selected to 5 all star teams (2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006).
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This year the number has been expanded to 15 on each team, however; last year the number was only 12.
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The diameter of an NBA basketball is just under 9.5 inches. The height of an NBA rim is 10 feet off the ground. Therefore, a minimum height of 10' 91/2' would be required to slam dunk.
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well almost everything NBA related starts at 8:30 on TNT (at least in Michigan it does) so I'm guessing 8:30. Why are you asking, it's not a Slam Dunk Contest for a couple months.
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A slam dunk is a basketball shot in which a player jumps in the air achieving such a height that the player may then force the ball through the hoop in a powerful manner. Note: Touching, grabbing or hanging from the rim are not a requirement for a slam dunk.
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Most NBA all star players get paid over ten million dollars a year. The winners of the NBA all star game get a lot of money, and the losers still get paid as well.
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2010-nate robinson,new york knicks 2009-nate robinson,new york knicks2008 (New Orleans) - Dwight Howard, Orlando Magicn.2007 (Las Vegas) - Gerald Green, Boston Celtics2006 (Houston) - Nate Robinson, New York Knicks2005 (Denver) - Josh Smith, Atlanta Hawks2004 (Los Angeles) - Fred Jones, Indiana Pace…
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Jeremy Evans is the reigning Slam Dunk champion. Evans, Terrence Ross, James White, Gerald Green, Eric Bledsoe, and Kenneth Faried are participating in the 2013 Slam Dunk contest.Blake Griffin, LeBron James, and Dwight Howard are thought to be some of the best dunkers.
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when 4 of the best dunkers get to show off there best dunks to impress the judges and get a chance to win a trophy
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Derric Rose and Michael Jordan
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It depends mostly on how high you can jump. Most people who dunk are about 6'4" but I know people who are 5'6" and can dunk. They used the workouts in a YouTube video to tone their thigh muscles and they can dunk.
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There is no minimum height you need to be to slam dunk although, obviously, the taller one is the easier it is to do it. The smallest person I have seen slam dunk is former NBA player Spud Webb who won the NBA slam dunk competition at the 1986 All Star Game. Webb was 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 meters) ta…
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Derrick Rose is the best driver. Joah King Noah is the best rebounder. Kobe Bryant is the best 3 point shooter
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awesome
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It is in DALLAS, TX
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in 1996 while playing for the l.a clippers brent barry won the slam dunk contest with a dunk from the foul line emulating previous dunks by dr j and Jordanin 1996 while playing for the l.a clippers brent barry won the slam dunk contest with a dunk from the foul line emulating previous dunks by dr j …
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No. Jamario Moon finished third in the 2008 NBA Slam Dunk Contest behind winner Dwight Howard and runner up Gerald Green.
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Gerald Green
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Yes, if you train hard enough. I have no training and I'm 5'5 yet I can touch the board. It was also proven in YouTube that a person (using the Air Alert Program) was able to dunk.
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industry is yery good
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http://www.verticalleapsecrets.net/muscles-involved-in-vertical-jump.html
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How much would a MJ career collection basketball cards the early years 1984-1993 be worth?
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Well the Boston Massacre took place on March 5, 1770, but I don't know what year your referring to.
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there is no DC (dunk contest) on the 2k9 for the ps2
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Only 2 have been recorded to date...Michael Jordan had one in 1997 (14 points, 11 assists, 11 rebounds)LeBron James had one in 2011 (29 points, 10 assists, 12 rebounds)
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anthony davis
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It all requires effort, strength, courage, and some great hops. You need to improve your leg strength ALOT
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Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Charlotte Bobcats, Chicago Bulls,Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Timberwo…
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Kobe Bryant at the age of 19
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The answer is Kobe Bryant he was 19 years,175 days. He started in the 1998 all-star game . From then and now Kobe has stared in the all star game and he is going to win this year 2011 at Los Angeles, Calafornia.
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Check here online - http://www.nba-tickets-online.com/nba-all-star-game-tickets.html Another source would be www.mavcowtickets.com since they are a local broker listing tons of All Star tickets.You can also check for All Star Game tickets http://www.allstarstickets.com
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Staples Center, in Los Angeles.
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It was at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles
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what you can do is try moving the thumb stick around the one you move with
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in december 1891
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There are many, many NBA players who haven't won the dunk contest. Few have won it.
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the most slam dunk contest wins is held by present Chicago bull Nate Robinson.He may be the best slam dunker Chicago has ever had.But still number one player of all time Micheal Jordan did play for Chicago and he won two slam dunk contests.Spud Webb has won two slam dunk contests too, but even …
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Yes. Oscar Robertson, Magic Johnson, Isiah Thomas, and others have. Magic also started in the all star game his rookie year.
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The 2011 NBA all star game was held in Los Angeles. It was co-hosted by the LA Clippers and LA Lakers.
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Yes, he did. At first glance, it appeared to the TNT basketball analysts and the audience that Dwight Howard actually dunked the basketball after jumping off from slightly inside the free throw line. However, after viewing instant replay, it was apparent that Dwight Howard actually threw the ball in…
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that other answer is crazy.he chose 2003. we all know Vince Carter won the Slam Dunk Contest in 2000.
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In 2009 these were the participants in the Slam Dunk Contest: Nate Robinson (New York Knicks) Dwight Howard (Orlando Magic) J.R. Smith (Denver Nuggets) Rudy Fern├índez (Portland Trail Blazers) Howard and Robinson made advanced to the Final Round. Robinson won by receiving 52% of fan voting via…
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The 2012 NBA All Star Game will be held at the new Amway Center in Orlando
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nate robison by jumping over Dwight howardand dunking the ball
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Yes they get paid... just like the NFL pro bowl. Winners get a lot and loosers get less but still some money
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East starting lineup is: PG: Allen Iverson SG: Dwayne Wade SF: Lebron James PF: Kevin Garnett C: Dwight Howard
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In the 2011 all star game, the west won 148-143
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The West won the NBA All-Star Game in 2009 with a final score of 146-119.
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The West won the NBA all star game 146-119. Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal were named Co MVP's of the all-star game.
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NBA All Star tickets for dunk contest start at $350.00 source: http://www.allstargamestickets.com/nba-all-star-game-tickets/
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 19, second is Shaquille O'Neal with 15
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To slam dunk, you need a basketball and a basketball hoop. The definition of a slam dunk is pushing the ball through a basketball hoop.
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Fall of each year. Pre-season games begin in the month of October.
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Never because the palace is in aurburn not Detroit
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The 2009 All-Star game was played in Phoenix, Arizona.
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John Starks was a 1 time all-star Ben Wallace was a 4 time nba all starBrad Miller was a 2 time nba all starALL OF THESE PLAYERS ARE UNDRAFTED
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Come on- this isn't even a questionable debate. Anyone who suggests that Kobe is the top star is completely wrong and out of their mind. LeBron James is clearly the most talented player in the NBA by far. Kobe is a little close, but LeBron is just to talented and has a much better skill set than Kob…
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Kobe Bryant - 19 years, 158 days! :)
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yes... 1985 and 1987
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Allen Iverson
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