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    Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    first off, that last dunk is insane.
    Also, FF to 0:25 to check out Mr McGee.




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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Tyrus had a way better assist to another guy tonight. Can't remember the name of the dunker tho...



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    That guy is a freak.


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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Quote Originally Posted by Gtown25 View Post
    Tyrus had a way better assist to another guy tonight. Can't remember the name of the dunker tho...
    When he was sitting in the chair? I think it was the La Salle guy



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    This guy needs to get drafted just so he can go to the all star game and show these fools in the "association" want a dunk contest is really about.


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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Dunk competitions are so 1986.



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    Dunk competitions are so 1986.
    Maybe, but this was a pretty fun one to watch. I think this is the 2nd or 3rd year in a row where the college dunk contest has been better then the NBA All-Star Weekend Dunk contest.


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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    That last dunk was unreal..talk about control!



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    I love the hoop cam showing the concentration and calmness on his face...then he just asplodes into the rim like a car crash.


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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    New rule for dunk contests: call traveling, out of bounds, and eliminate props. If these guys practiced dunks that could be used in the games then maybe we'll see fewer missed ones. What they're doing nowadays isn't at all relevant to basketball.



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUChippewa View Post
    Maybe, but this was a pretty fun one to watch. I think this is the 2nd or 3rd year in a row where the college dunk contest has been better then the NBA All-Star Weekend Dunk contest.
    Agree. The NBA has turned into, "how can I make an extra buck by having one of my advertiser's logo/product be used in the dunk?"



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    New rule for dunk contests: call traveling, out of bounds, and eliminate props. If these guys practiced dunks that could be used in the games then maybe we'll see fewer missed ones. What they're doing nowadays isn't at all relevant to basketball.
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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    New rule for dunk contests: call traveling, out of bounds, and eliminate props. If these guys practiced dunks that could be used in the games then maybe we'll see fewer missed ones. What they're doing nowadays isn't at all relevant to basketball.
    That's a bad idea. Talk about boring.. The whole point of a dunk contest is to see the creativity and just how freaky athletic these guys actually are when they have the chance to be. Might not be relevant to the game of basketball at all but if they were to do what you suggest, they might as well just play a game of basketball.



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Nobody over 6'5 in a dunk contest.

    Make that rule in the NBA and I'd watch



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    Re: Tyrus in Dunk Contest

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    New rule for dunk contests: call traveling, out of bounds, and eliminate props. If these guys practiced dunks that could be used in the games then maybe we'll see fewer missed ones. What they're doing nowadays isn't at all relevant to basketball.
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