Can the former Spartan win the Slam Dunk Contest? Fresh off a highlight reel dunk Thursday night against the Kings, Charlotte Hornets rookie Miles Bridges will reportedly be in the Slam Dunk Contest during next month's NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte.
Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports tweeted Friday that the rookie plans to compete in the contest, held in his team's home arena on Feb. 17
Voting for the 2019 NBA All-Star Game has begun. Last year, Stephen Curry and LeBron James were named as the west and east respective captains. This year, both are in the same conference and only one of them can reach last year's spot. Let's take a glance at some other interesting things in this year's All-Star selection.