2015 NBA D-League Slam Dunk Contest

2015 D-League Dunk Contest winner Jarvis Threatt of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers

The NBA Development League held its seventh annual dunk contest Sunday at halftime of the D-League All-Star Game in Brooklyn, New York.  Jarvis Threatt of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers defeated three other contestants to take the victory.  For highlights, watch the embedded YouTube video below.

The contest, first held in 2008, derives from the traditional NBA dunk contest featured on All-Star Saturday night before Sunday’s All-Star game.  Those participating in the dunk contest this year included: winner Threatt of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers,  runner up Thanasis Antetokounmpo of the Westchester Knicks, Kevin Olekaibe of the Canton Charge, and Eric Griffin of the Texas Legends.

If you missed any of the NBA D-League All-Star program on Sunday, see every event below (program begins at 11:32).

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