With the participants in this year's Sprite Rising Stars Slam Dunk (Saturday, 8:30 p.m. ET, TNT) finalized, Week in Photos takes a look at the four contestants that will leap onto the stage in L.A.

Chris Andersen | Ricky Davis | Fred Jones | Jason Richardson

THREE-FOR-THREE?
Richardson, in his third season out of Michigan State, has won the last two dunk contests.
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BORN TO ROCK THE RIM
Richardson first dunked a basketball as a 6-2, 14-year-old in Carrolton, Mich.
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STEPPING IT UP
So far this season, Richardson is averaging career highs in points (18.2) and rebounds (6.3).
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WINGED WARRIOR
Richardson, whose nickname is "J-Rich", has a 6-11.5 wingspan.
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Chris Andersen | Ricky Davis | Fred Jones | Jason Richardson