Special and amazing can’t happen all the time, especially in NBA Slam Dunk Contests. More often, we're blessed with supreme dunk contest fails.
For every Vince Carter 360 windmill, there is a Darrell Armstrong dunk-turned-layup. For each Jason Richardson between-the-legs hammer, there is a blatant miss by a blinded Baron Davis.
Enjoy this collection of the not-so-great efforts in the league’s made-for-YouTube showcase.