Ranking The 10 Greatest Slam Dunk Contests

At its best, the NBA Slam Dunk Contest is a spectacle that makes you jump out of your seat, shove the person sitting next to you like you’re in a rave and scream random noises like Kenny Smith does. The NBA has held 27 dunk contests and now it’s time to rank the 10 best. Each contest was rated out of 50 possible points. The following five criteria were used, based on a 1-to-10 scale.

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