Another NBA season, another NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Even though the event has lost a little prestige we still sit there gawking at our flat-screens waiting for someone to defy all physics and throw down a jam that will still have us talking about it on Monday. Just as important as the competition is the kicks the players don while they take flight. The past few years we have witnessed brands cook up some crack just for the evening, and a few decades ago ball players were just happy to be endorsed as they helped cement a shoe in basketball history. Check out The 20 Best Sneakers in NBA Slam Dunk Contest History and hit us in the comments with your favorite kicks and moments. 

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