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Chelsea v Bayern, an epic slam dunk contest and the best of padeling | Classic YouTube | Sport

1) Chelsea face Bayern Munich in the Champions League next week, a fixture which immediately recalls this classic final in 2012. Bayern got lukewarm revenge in the 2013 Super Cup, as Pep’s Bayern beat José’s Chelsea on penalties. Let’s not forget the brilliant quarter-final first leg in 2004-05, which ended …

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NBA All-Star Weekend 2020: 10 best moments include Kobe tributes, dunk contest controversy and a wild ending

NBA All-Star Weekend 2020: 10 best moments include Kobe tributes, dunk contest controversy and a wild ending

CHICAGO — NBA All-Star weekends are sometimes more about pomp and circumstance than actual substance, but that certainly wasn’t the case this past weekend in Chicago. Not only was All-Star Saturday night one of the most captivating in recent memory with an incredible Slam Dunk Contest (complete with controversy) and …

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Aaron Gordon dunked over the tallest player in the NBA but was robbed by judges of the Slam Dunk Contest

Aaron Gordon dunked over the tallest player in the NBA but was robbed by judges of the Slam Dunk Contest

Aaron Gordon was robbed by the judges of the Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night. Gordon lost to Derrick Jones Jr. in the final, despite dunking over Tacko Fall in his final attempt of the night. It was the second time in Gordon’s career that he had just missed out …

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Miami’s Derrick Jones Jr edges Aaron Gordon in epic NBA slam dunk contest | Sport

Miami's Derrick Jones Jr edges Aaron Gordon in epic NBA slam dunk contest | Sport

Aaron Gordon lost another epic dunk contest. And it was by a couple of inches – namely, the top of Tacko Fall’s head. Derrick Jones Jr finally got his long-awaited dunk contest title as an exclamation point to an epic All-Star Saturday Night, both for him and the Miami Heat. …

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NBA All-Star Saturday: Live updates for 3-Point Contest, Dunk Contest, Skills Competition winners, results

NBA All-Star Saturday: Live updates for 3-Point Contest, Dunk Contest, Skills Competition winners, results

Feb 15, 2020 at 8:53 pm ET • 1 min read NBA All-Star Saturday has finally arrived. While the bulk of the attention has been focused on the All-Star Game itself, the festivities scheduled for Saturday night are usually even more fun. Tonight represents one of the league’s most exciting …

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Dwight Howard hints at Kobe Bryant tribute during All-Star slam dunk contest

Dwight Howard hints at Kobe Bryant tribute during All-Star slam dunk contest

CHICAGO — Soon after Dwight Howard officially announced in late January that he would participate in the 2020 slam dunk competition, he said he hoped Kobe Bryant would work with him during the event. The Lakers’ big man learned of Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash a few days later …

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Aaron Gordon and his new sneaker are ready for the NBA dunk contest

Aaron Gordon and his new sneaker are ready for the NBA dunk contest

10:00 AM ET Nick DePaulaESPN CHICAGO — Surrounded by friends and family, Aaron Gordon strolled into the United Center late Thursday night with a purpose. The Orlando Magic forward, one of the showcase attractions of All-Star Saturday night, was looking to avenge past failures. While league officials worked on ideal …

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Zion Williamson’s dunk bent the backboard at the Rising Stars game

Zion Williamson dunked so hard at the Rising Stars game that it bent the hoop on Friday night at the United Center in Chicago.

CHICAGO — Zion Williamson’s monster dunk in the second quarter of the Rising Stars game knocked a backboard off-kilter – so much so that it required a ladder-and-wrench halftime fix at the United Center. Williamson took a pass from Trae Young late in the first half, cocked the ball back …

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