The NBA Slam Dunk challenge is one competition that all the fans live for. The competition is based off of who can provide the most stunning dunks in the game, but also who is able to wow the fans off their feet. The competition will definitely make it easier for the fans to get into the game and enjoy the game even more as this competition is one that is completely thrilling for the players as well who get to showcase. Here is a list of the participants in this thrilling All-Star weekend event and who we think will win.
Aaron Gordon +115
Derrick Jones Jr. +180
Pat Connaughton +375
Dwight Howard +475
The odds on favorite is Aaron Gordon in the dunk contest and it is easy to see why. Gordon has played great and can dunk in a showcase manner. Gordon narrowly lost to Zach LaVine in 2016 and that was after performing some miracle dunks and even involving the teams mascot. Look for Gordon to continue to have a good showing here and that allows Gordon to outmatch all of his competitors. Slam Dunk Contest Winner, Aaron Gordon.