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Brent Barry: A White Man That Can Jump


Since 1984, opinionated judges have crowned 25 NBA Slam Dunk champions. Of these past winners, only one has been Caucasian (white).

At 6-foot-7 and 210 pounds, the lanky shooting specialist Brent Barry captured the title as a rookie in 1996. His one-handed free-throw line flush pushed the Los Angeles Clipper to a victory over Michael Finley of Phoenix.  

Barry is one of four Pac-10 alums to win the competition (Nate Robinson, Harold Miner, Freddie Jones).


1996 Slam Dunk Contest Results – NBA All-Star Game: San Antonio, Texas

1. Brent Barry, Los Angeles Clippers – 45.5, 1st round/49, finals.

2. Michael Finley, Phoen...

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