This dunk looks great in pictures. Then again, MySpace taught us to know better. (picture from NBA.com)
Cute is for elementary school crushes, puppy dogs on cards, and babies making funny faces at you in grocery store check-out lines.
Cute is not for dunk-contests. At least not NBA ones.
Perhaps I should have seen this coming. With the ever-diminishing age of the players in the league, and with the “rule” of only allowing players in their first three years in the league to participate, it should have been obvious that there would be a fair share of corniness.
But I never expected everyone to buy into it.