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Grading the 2017 Slam Dunk Contest

Pacers swingman Glenn Robinson III outlasted Suns rookie Derrick Jones Jr. to take top grade in 2017 Slam Dunk Contest.

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Longoria: 'I'll never get over losing' Forsythe

Rays third baseman Evan Longoria has softened his stance, but he still admits that he is having a difficult time accepting the subtraction of second baseman Logan Forsythe.

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Ball's dad doubles down saying son better than Curry (0:30)
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Chivas' Clasico win a title statement

Chivas defeated Club America 1-0 on Saturday in the Liga MX Clasico Nacional, with a first-half penalty kick from Angel Zaldivar handing the points to the Guadalajara team.

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At All-Star Weekend, it's the Year of the Feud

K.D. vs. Russ, Phil vs. Melo, Sir Charles vs. LeBron -- the list goes on and on this weekend in New Orleans, writes Mike Wise for The Undefeated.

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Announcer introduces Durant from OKC. It's awkward (0:20)
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How DJ Khaled saw DeAndre's dunk (0:27)
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Fowler doesn't expect Durant treatment at Wrigley (2:11)
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O'Reilly buries power-play goal in Sabres' win (0:21)
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Broner edges Granados by split decision (0:31)
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Why Dale Jr.'s mind can't quit racing

Dale Earnhardt Jr. returns at Daytona after letting his brain heal from multiple concussions -- and after undergoing a different sort of rehabilitation for his psyche.

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Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf is back -- and outspoken as ever

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, who protested the national anthem in 1996, is back and is outspoken as ever -- about America, oppression and even whether the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks were an "inside job."

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Announcer introduces KD from OKC, and it's awkward
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Kevin Durant is introduced during a 3-point contest break from an announcer that mistakenly says that he plays for Oklahoma City instead of Golden State.

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Robinson III clinches dunk title with a 50
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Glenn Robinson III uses three people as props, including Pacers teammate Paul George, as he leaps his way to the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest title, defeating Derrick Jones Jr. in the final round.

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Aaron Gordon dials up a drone dunk
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Aaron Gordon, the reigning champ, collects a ball dropped from a drone before bringing it through his legs. The dunk wasn't enough, though, as Gordon was eliminated after his second dunk.

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How DJ Khaled saw DeAndre's dunk
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Check out DeAndre Jordan's first dunk of the 2017 Slam Dunk Contest from DJ Khaled's point of view, where Jordan jumped over a turntable while grabbing the ball from Khaled's hand.

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NBA players, celebrities take part in 3-Point Contest for SagerStrong Foundation
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At All-Star Saturday night, a 3-point contest is held to raise money for the SagerStrong Foundation, with NBA players and celebrities taking part in a one-minute shootout.

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Tom Marshall ESPN FC 

Chivas fans are going home happy after the side defeated Club America 1-0 in the Liga MX's Clasico Nacional. First time since 2011 that Chivas have beaten America in Guadalajara. Brief reaction:

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Ball's dad doubles down saying son better than Curry
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LaVar Ball, Lonzo's father, repeats his statement that he believes that his son is better than Steph Curry.

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Slam Dunk Contest champ Glenn Robinson III heads out with his hardware.

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Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Glenn Robinson III is the 2017 Slam Dunk champion.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Glenn Robinson III did what Derrick Jones Jr. couldn't, dunking over 3 people while taking the ball from one of them to score a 50 and win the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest title.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Derrick Jones Jr. got a 50 on his second dunk in the finals, despite missing his first attempt.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Derrick Jones Jr. missed on all 3 attempts at his first dunk in the finals, getting a 37 from the judges and leaving him in a big hole.

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Ball denies Boatwright with a huge block
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UCLA's Lonzo Ball rejects USC's Bennie Boatwright with an emphatic block at the rim.

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Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

This dunk contest has reminded everyone how great it was that Zach LaVine basically always made his dunks on the first try.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Glenn Robinson III had a couple of false starts, but finally went over Pacers teammate Paul George for the slam and a 44 from the judges.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Glenn Robinson III almost got stuffed by the rim on his no-look 369 windmill, but it went in and he got a 41, good enough to put him in the finals against Derrick Jones Jr.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Devin Booker tossed it off the side of the backboard to Derrick Jones Jr., who went between the legs and threw down with authority with a 50.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

DeAndre Jordan did a twisting between the legs dunk, but it didn't quite go through clean and he settled for a 42 from the judges.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Aaron Gordon's second dunk was much more about athleticism than gimmicks, but he missed all 3 times and won't be advancing to the finals.

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Shelley Smith ESPN Reporter 

Pelicans Anthony Davis' Saturday night shoes

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Aaron Gordon tried catching a ball dropped from a drone, putting it through his legs and dunking it, but missed on two attempts. He finally got it on the third try, but settled for a 38, leaving him in last place halfway through the first round.

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Shelley Smith ESPN Reporter 

Players Capturing Derrick Jones jr dunk

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

It took two attempts, but Suns rookie Derrick Jones Jr. dunked over four players to score a 45. The judges clearly penalized him for missing the first attempt.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Glenn Robinson III goes over one person on another person's shoulders to score a 50 on his first dunk.

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

For his first dunk, DeAndre Jordan (aka DJ) took the ball from DJ Khaled while jumping over the DJ booth. Check Khaled's Snapchat for the selfie angle. The dunk earned Jordan a 41.

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