His chance to show what he can do has been limited in New York this season, where he gets a little run at the start of the second and fourth quarters, but with the way Julius Randle is playing Toppin is squeezed. Still, a third of Toppin’s
To raise his profile, Toppin is headed to the Dunk Contest, reports Shams Charania of The Athletic.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 26, 2021
The Dunk Contest will take place at halftime of the All-Star Game, set for March 7 in Atlanta.
No word yet on what other three players might join Toppin in the Dunk Contest, although Zion Williamson left the door open to the idea in recent comments to reporters — “Who knows? That’s all I can say.”