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Players react to Saturday's dunk contest

Posted on: February 26, 2012 2:02 pm
Edited on: February 26, 2012 2:06 pm
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Posted by Royce Young

It might've been the worst dunk contest ever. Still up for debate probably. But one thing is for sure: The consensus on the 2012 Dunk Contest was not positive. Fans actually booed some in the arena and for the most part it created very little buzz, if any. There were a few highlights, but for the most part, it was disappointing.

Kevin Durant's voiced his desire to get some bigger names in the contest. But how did other players react? Here's a compilation of some notable player tweets:
































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Since: Nov 10, 2006
Posted on: February 27, 2012 11:17 am
 

Players react to Saturday's dunk contest

" but completely confirm that NBA players have almost no command of the English language."

I think they have better things to do and worry about than being grammatically correct on TWITTER, especially considering they only have 140 characters to use...Just sayin.



Since: Apr 2, 2007
Posted on: February 26, 2012 6:09 pm
 

Players react to Saturday's dunk contest

These guys have no business compaining about the dunk contest if they are all too cowardly to do it themselves.



Since: Mar 10, 2009
Posted on: February 26, 2012 6:02 pm
 

Players react to Saturday's dunk contest

This article did nothing for me but completely confirm that NBA players have almost no command of the English language. Except for Pau Gasol, who's also pretty good at Spanish, I've heard.

I also love Jarrett Jack's slam/congrats tweet. Oxymoron could never go too far with these people.

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