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Griffin, Ibaka Talk Dunk Contest

by Darnell Mayberry Modified: April 12, 2013 at 5:56 pm •  Published: February 20, 2011

No surprise in Saturday night’s slam dunk contest. Blake Griffin went home as the winner.

But the other three participants, Serge Ibaka, DeMar DeRozan and JaVale McGee, were strong dunkers and didn’t disappoint. They brought some excitement to the competition and pulled out a few things we hadn’t seen before. Griffin and Ibaka talked about their experiences immediately after the contest.

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by Darnell Mayberry
OKC Thunder Senior Reporter
Darnell Mayberry grew up in Langston, Okla. and is now in his third stint in the Sooner state. After a year and a half at Bishop McGuinness High, he finished his prep years in Falls Church, Va., before graduating from Norfolk State University in...
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