Should Blake Griffin Be Dunking On All Star Weekend?

January 12th, 2011 by cleavie wonder Leave a reply »
Blake "The Barbarian" Griffin is my favorite up and coming superstar in the NBA.  He is dominating the league as I predicted and is well on his way to becoming the greatest thing since sliced bread.  It was announced recently that Blake "The Barbarian" plans to enter the slam dunk contest during all star weekend.  At first I was excited about the thought of Blake unveiling his arsenal of spectacular dunks on the world, but then I thought about it for a moment and realized this may not be a good thing.

Blake "The Barbarian" missed an entire season last year with a broken knee cap he injured in the final preseason game on a dunk.  Chances are the knee has fully healed and Blake is only 21 years old, but why take the risk?  Isn't this the reason other high profile players such as Lebron James don't participate?  There is very little to gain and so much to lose.

On the flip side Blake "The Barbarian" gets an opportunity to leave an indelible impression on the fans and create a buzz like great dunkers of the past.  With a victory in the slam dunk contest he instantly gets mentioned in the same breath as Dr. J, Kobe Bryant, and M ...

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