Posted Jul 4, 2013 8:15 PM
A year-by-year look at the NBA Slam Dunk Contest winners since the event's inception in 1984:
|Butler Forces OT|
In the closing seconds with the game tied, Jimmy Butler strips LeBron James as he drives to the basket to force overtime.
|Bad News Bulls |
The Bulls force the turnover and Taj Gibson attacks the rack with the strong one-hand hammer plus the foul.
|Erased by Andersen|
Chris Andersen comes out of nowhere and slaps away Carlos Boozer at the rim.
|James and Jimmy Tangle|
LeBron James and Jimmy Butler receive double technicals after getting into a nasty tangle.
|LeBron's Emphatic Flush|
LeBron James emphatically finishes the alley-oop and screams out loud for the foul call.