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Gravity the biggest loser at the NBA Dunk Contest

Zach LaVine ran away with last night’s competition.

FROM THE MOMENT he attempted his first dunk – tossing the ball to himself from the three point line before putting it through his legs for the reverse all while wearing a Michael Jordan Space Jam jersey – Zach LaVine was guaranteed to win the NBA’s annual Dunk Contest.

You want five tens? You’ve got five tens:

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The 19-year old Timberwolves rookie made it look almost too easy as he became the second youngest winner of the contest – Kobe Bryant was 18 when he won – scoring another perfect 50 with his second effort:

Source: TheBrooklynGame/YouTube

And LaVine made light work of Victor Oladipo in the final with these two efforts:

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Steve O'Rourke

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