Iman Shumpert is Out of the Dunk Contest for All-Star Weekend
The NBA All-Star weekend is coming up this weekend, but New York Knicks rookie, Iman Shumpert, will have to watch it from the sidelines like everyone else. With the patellar tendinitis injury that has sidelined him for the past few games, it would be the smart move to take advantage of All-Star weekend and rest his body for a second half run.
Shump will be replaced by Jeremy Evans from the Utah Jazz who has just started his twitter campaign to hope to get enough votes to win the contest this weekend.
Here’s a little highlight the NBA put together of Shump, so that we could only imagine what could have been: