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In the final, Allred earned the victory over Almond when he sank a bank shot from just outside the elbow, leaving Almond facing an H-O deficit as time expired. Hot-Shot contestants took to the floor to compete in a race against the clock to score the most points with the help of a D-League fan. Each team had one minute to tally the highest score from four designated shooting spots on the court, including a one-point layup, a two-point foul shot, a three-pointer from behind the arc, and a five-point half-court shot, with the fan only eligible to shoot from the lay-up position.

Two teams competed simultaneously, one on each end of the court, during the first round with the winners advancing to a final round of head-to-head competition where the stakes were high — the fan from the winning squad had an opportunity to be a judge in the Slam Dunk Contest. In the first round, Bakersfield's Andre Barrett came out on top with a total of 24 while Dakota's Carlos Powell checked in second with 23 points.

Billy Thomas 20 points and Randy Livingston 5 points were eliminated after the first round. In the second and final round, Powell and his teammate Will, a New Orleans resident, won the title with a total of 24, edging Barrett and company's total of Each contestant had 60 seconds to sink up to 21 three-pointers from seven shooting stations assembled around the three-point line.

Each station had two orange balls worth one point each and one "money" ball worth two points which may only be attempted after both orange balls have been shot. Fans enjoyed one preliminary round and a championship round featuring the contestants with the top two scores from the first round. Adam Harrington dominated the contest, posting the highest score of all four competitors in the first round, and then edging Kaniel Dickens in the final round to earn the victory.

Dickens advanced to the final via a second shootout with Josh Gross after two players tied for the second best total in the opening round.

The Slam Dunk Contest, which consisted of two rounds of two dunks each, began with each dunker submitting his top two dunks and selecting a fan from the crowd who chose the first dunk to be performed in the first round of competition. A composite total of the scores from the first round of dunks of competition was tallied for each dunker and the dunkers with the two highest scores competed in a championship round consisting of two dunk attempts.

Contestants were allowed one replacement dunk per attempt. Petway emerged as the victor after he completed a spectacular through-the-legs dunk that brought down the house at Jam Session and earned a perfect 50 score. Taylor attempted to counter with a show-stopping dunk of his own, but failed to convert on his two allotted attempts.

Fort Wayne's Eric Smith and Iowa's Doug Thomas also performed some impressive dunks, but did not record high enough scores from the judges to advance to the final round.

The event was simulcast on ESPN The NBA vastly increased the global appeal of the All-Star Game, allowing broadcasters to air the games in countries in more than 40 languages. Most foreign major sports networks aired the All-Star game live. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Western Conference All Stars Pos. Doc Rivers Boston Celtics. Blue Team [19] Pos. Bryan Gates Idaho Stampede. Turner Sports Interactive, Inc.

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In the final round, Team Texas finished the course in just Team Texas only missed two shots in their first five shooting locations before hometown player Dirk Nowitzki scored the half-court shot in the team's sixth attempt.

She became a naturalized citizen of Russia in and has represented Russia in international competitions. The objective of this competition is to accrue as few of the five letters as possible.

Players are given a "letter" every time they fail to duplicate a shot of another player. Each player is given 24 seconds to make or duplicate a shot—dunking is prohibited.

Each player who fails to duplicate five shots is eliminated from the competition. An NBA referee is assigned to rule whether the shot is performed properly. Casspi was soon eliminated when he accumulated the five letters. Due to time constraint, the competition turned into a three-point contest. Durant made most of his shots, eliminating Rondo who missed two three-pointers. A total of 20 celebrities took part in the game, including several former basketball players. Owens, who played both college basketball and football in Chattanooga , led the East with 10 points.

Players who have been selected by coaches and fans must be on an active roster of a D-League team. Both coaches earned the honor by securing the best records in the D-League through January Iowa Energy center Earl Barron scored the game-high 20 points, while Curtis Stinson recorded the game-high 11 assists for the East. Tucker scored four point dunk, finishing with perfect score in both the first and final round. In his final dunk, Tucker jumped over his teammate Brian Butch , who is seven feet tall.

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