10 Slam Dunk Contest Sneakers You (Probably) Forgot About

8. Air Jordan 2 "Nu Retro"

Player: Fred Jones
Year: 2004
Place: 1st

Do you remember Fred Jones' Air Jordan 2 Nu Retros? Hold up. Rewind. Do you remember Fred Jones? The journeyman guard won the 2004 contest when two-time defending champ Jason Richardson tried to get a little too fancy in the final round. Forget what you may have read elsewhere, Richardson's second dunk of the first round (off the glass and through the legs, first try) was the best NBA contest dunk ever.

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