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  1. Patient Spurs in no rush to bring back Rudy Gay from dreaded Achilles injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... an NBA player to playing in China just two years after his injury. However, there is one success story. Dominique Wilkins tore his Achilles and managed to come back as the same great player. It wasn't until age finally caught up with him that his ...

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  2. Best Bets: Il Divo, John Fogerty, Daniel Tosh and more for your Las Vegas weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... by music mogul Master P, whose new Global Mixed Gender Basketball league game will feature Hall of Famers Dominique Wilkins and Lisa Leslie, NBA names like Metta World Peace and Glen Davis, and former UNLV standouts Dylan and Dakota Gonzalez. Sept. ...

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  3. Master P & Tiny To Host Historic Exhibition Game For New Co-Ed Pro Basketball League In Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Essence Magazine

    ... because of their male or female gender." Former NBA and WNBA superstars Lisa Leslie, Caron Butler and Dominique Wilkins have been named coaches of individual teams, while Glen "Big Baby" Davis, Ron Artest and Carlos Boozer are just a few of the ...

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  4. Magic Johnson Fast FactsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... hosts the first annual Midsummer Night's Magic All-Star charity basketball game. Players include Bird, Dominique Wilkins and Michael Jordan. 1987 - Is named Finals MVP after a 4-2 win over Bird and the Boston Celtics. He is also named League MVP. ...

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  5. San Antonio Spurs: Looking back on the 1996-97 NBA seasonRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | Air Alamo

    ... went 20-62. The Spurs would play without an injured David Robinson for most of the year. And a seasoned Dominique Wilkins was the main attraction at the Alamodome. There was a silver lining, however. In the ensuing NBA lottery, the bingo balls ...

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  6. Former NBA All-Star Dale Ellis speaks to kids at the Eddie Lee Wilkins CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Daily Tribune News

    ... year, and he finished ahead of such notable players like Magic Johnson, Hakeem Olajuwon, Charles Barkley, Dominique Wilkins and Clyde Drexler, among others. Eddie Lee Wilkins is gracious that former NBAa Splayers like Ellis, Patrick Ewing and Doc ...

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  7. Hawks great Wilkins to be in attendance for underclassman all-star games at WheelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    Former Hawks great Dominique Wilkins, a Basketball Hall of Famer, will be attendance for Sunday's all-star games at Wheeler.

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  8. Magic Johnson Fast FactsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... the first annual Midsummer Night's Magic All-Star charity basketball game. Players include Larry Bird, Dominique Wilkins and Michael Jordan. 1987 - Is named Finals MVP after a 4-2 win over Larry Bird and the Boston Celtics. He is also named League ...

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  9. NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Aaron Gordon drones on and on and onRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... a referee try to make a call, but miss, over and over, reloading his whistle between each attempt, while Dominique Wilkins watches in disappointment. Tags: Aaron Gordon , Buddy Hield , DeMarcus Cousins , Giannis Antetokounmpo , Golden State Warriors ...

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  10. Gordon's Silicon Valley inspired show cost him the dunk competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    ... only 38 out of a possible 50 points for it from judges Alonzo Mourning, Gary Payton, Chris Webber, Dominique Wilkins and David Robinson. "As far back as elementary school, I loved dunking. I'd always see my older brother Drew dunk so I wanted to do ...

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  11. Webber among 14 Hall of Fame finalists2017-02-18T20:15:17Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2017 | NBA.com

    ... A number of Hall of Famers sat on stage as the finalists' names were read, including George Gervin, Dominique Wilkins, Willis Reed, Rick Barry and others. Only Reed and Barry among them earned championships. "The last guy on a championship team," ...

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  12. 2017 Slam Dunk Contest Participants: Format, Odds and Predicted WinnerRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... winner. After a player completes a dunk (or exhausts all three of his attempts), five judges-NBA legends Dominique Wilkins, Gary Payton, David Robinson, Chris Webber and Alonzo Mourning-will score a player from six to 10, with the highest possible ...

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  13. Vince Carter to Zach LaVine: NBA Dunk Contest's 15 best jams since 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Greenfield

    ... dunk contest in Los Angeles. 2005: Josh Smith dons an old-time Atlanta Hawks jersey in honor of Dominique Wilkins during the NBA Rising Stars Slam Dunk contest in Denver. He would go on to win the contest. 2005: Amare Stoudemire goes between the ...

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  14. Clippers' DeAndre Jordan feels 'nervous' about dunk contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... grader, Jordan said he admired forwards and centers who won the event, including Larry Nance (1984), Dominique Wilkins (1985, 1990). Vince Carter (2000), Dwight Howard (2008) and Griffin (2011). Though the judges include former frontcourt players in ...

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  15. Jordan to Bird: Top 10 NBA All-Star momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... To recap, Jordan took the crown in arguably the greatest dunk contest of all-time, facing off against Dominique Wilkins, who'd beaten his Airness in 1985. Jordan, in front of his hometown crowd, then won his first All-Star Game MVP behind 40 points, ...

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  16. NBA Dunk Contest: Best dunks of all time include Michael Jordan, Vince CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... the best dunks we've ever seen in a dunk contest? The obvious suspects are Julius Erving, Michael Jordan, Dominique Wilkins and Vince Carter , but in what order do they fall? Dunks are a subjective exercise so there will be discrepancies, but here ...

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  17. 5 greatest contest dunkers, according to DominiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | USA Today

    ... like I'm actually going to come back for one more year.'' (AP Photo/FILE) ORG XMIT: NY152 Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins might be the perfect choice to be a judge for the 2017 NBA Dunk Contest. You might not need a reminder, but if you do, here's ...

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  18. Toronto's Vince Carter passes the ball between hisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Mequon

    ... To recap, Jordan took the crown in arguably the greatest dunk contest of all-time, facing off against Dominique Wilkins, who'd beaten his Airness in 1985. Jordan, in front of his hometown crowd, then won his first All-Star Game MVP behind 40 points, ...

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  19. The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of the Slam Dunk ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... being adopted by the NBA eight years later. The inaugural contestants included names like Julius Erving, Dominique Wilkins, Ralph Sampson and Clyde Drexler (who competed in - and lost - a record five contests over the years). Charles Barkley was ...

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  20. Magic's Aaron Gordon, Clippers All-Star DeAndre Jordan Headline 2017 Verizon Slam DunkRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Holtville Tribune

    ... Minnesota 1993 - Harold Miner, Miami 1992 - Cedric Ceballos, Phoenix 1991 - Dee Brown, Boston 1990 - Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta 1989 - Kenny Walker, New York 1988 - Michael Jordan, Chicago 1987 - Michael Jordan, Chicago 1986 - Spud Webb, Atlanta ...

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