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LARRY NANCE, PHOENIX SUNS Dunk contests won: 1984
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Dunk contests won: 1984
Nance took home the first Dunk competition, beating a field that included Clyde Drexler, Michael Cooper, Dominique Wilkins and Julius Erving. He had a three-dunk total of 134 to top Erving in the final round. (This was the same year Erving dunked from the free throw line).
1984 Dunk Contest highlights
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