We’re never going to see LeBron James in the All-Star weekend Dunk Contest. People will read into that whatever they want — he didn’t take part in an exhibition event — and it will say more about them then and their biases than it does LeBron.
But man, it would have been fun to see him do it.
This latest Nike ad ends with LeBron throwing down an impressive dunk in a mock Dunk Contest. Makes you wonder what might have been.
Hat tip to Lang at NBA.com’s All Ball.