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James White 2012-2013 Season OutlookDavid Lee' McDonald's All-American Dunk Contest Nemesis - also not white


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#1 DK64MASTER

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 05:55 PM

Couldn't find his name in the player threads topic... But I just heard that he's going to be in the dunk contest.

If you haven't seen his stuff, he has been doing insane dunks since High School.   I vividly remember his contest against David Lee (Who won the McDonald's All-American Dunk Contest).  Lee performed admirably, but he only won because she took off his shirt while dunking.


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Edited by DK64MASTER, 07 February 2013 - 05:58 PM.


#2 binhdvu83

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 06:02 PM

The dunk contest is less interesting to me bc its all fringe players now instead of semi stars or up and coming players in years past.
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Posted 07 February 2013 - 07:24 PM

Jeremy Evans, Gerald Green, Kenneth Faried, Eric Bledsoe, Terrence Ross and James White will take part in the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest on February 16

Used to look forward to the dunk contest back in the day. Not anymore...
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Posted 07 February 2013 - 07:35 PM

View Postpfresh, on 07 February 2013 - 07:24 PM, said:

Jeremy Evans, Gerald Green, Kenneth Faried, Eric Bledsoe, Terrence Ross and James White will take part in the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest on February 16

Used to look forward to the dunk contest back in the day. Not anymore...

that's actually a pretty sick lineup...would be better if Lebron was in it but big name player's don't like to do these anymore.

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 09:15 PM

Interesting, I remember Ross saying earlier in the year he didn't want to do the dunk contest when asked about it.  Also, James White has does some ridiculous stuff in dunk contests, I believe there's a YouTube video of White going head-to-head with Green in a dunk contest in Russia.  White does some unthinkable stuff while leaping from the free throw line (i,e. between the legs, 360's, etc..again, from the FT line)

EDIT: The video was actually from a Turkish dunk contest :lol: - no 360, but makes a windmill dunk and between the legs dunk look rather simple from the FT line.


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Posted 07 February 2013 - 10:01 PM

How can anyone not like this field?

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Posted 07 February 2013 - 10:48 PM

This is definitely one of the most interesting fields in the last decade or so. People will be expecting a lot from White. I'm anxious to see what Ross and Bledsoe bring. They're both so incredibly athletic. I'm a big Manimal fan but I'm not really sure if he's right for the contest.

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 02:57 AM

I actually like the fringe player theme, exposure to new faces and no clear favorites or much bias. Just who throws down the sickest

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 03:09 AM

Say goodbye to this thread after AS weekend,

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 11:57 AM

Gerald Green vs James White that's a great Dunk Contest guys

I just hope that White won't do his routine 3 dunks: 2 hands from the FT line, above something from the FT line and under one leg from the FT line.... He also tries a behind the back from the FT line.... If he makes those 3 dunks please don't vote for him because there's nothing new he ALWAYS make those dunks in every contest.... When he was in Italy he won 2 dunk contest with the same exact routine, first year was cool (those dunks are good) second year I was like what?!? Can't you do something new?
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Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:00 PM

But casual NBA fans don't even know who White is. So don't be shocked if he does indeed go to the dunks that many of us have already seen him do multiple times.

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:11 PM

Yeap I know that he's going to do his routine... I just hope that Green'll make something crazy to take away the title from him
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Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:30 PM

I'm actually really excited to see Faried. I think he is gonna throw down something crazy with his athleticism and power.

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:35 PM

The dunk contest is back!!!!111--Magic Johnson

Edited by fantasybballbro, 10 February 2013 - 12:40 PM.

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 01:01 PM

Ross is my dark horse. That kid takes off like he's wearing a jetpack.

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Posted 01 March 2013 - 05:58 PM

Per rotoworld, White now starting for the Knicks . . .
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Posted 01 March 2013 - 06:40 PM

dude couldn't even dribble the ball in the slam dunk contest....no value here.