LeBron James
LeBron James
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LeBron James has plenty of dazzling slams so far this season.

Wednesday, he chose not to slam the door on participating in the All-Star Slam Dunk contest in two weeks in Orlando.

“I have thought about it before and a few times in the past I kind of had an ankle injury that kind of kept me out of it and a couple of times I was just like, ‘You know what, I’m going to go in here and rest my legs for this weekend and then get back to the regular season,” James said. “But, I mean, they say a lot of the greats have done it and I’ve watched it over the years.”

A lot of the greats - Michael Jordan, Julius Erving, Clyde Drexler - have, and All-Star talents Vince Carter, Dwight Howard and Blake Griffin have participated in recent years.

– Reported by Ethan J. Skolnick of the Palm Beach Post

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