JORDAN VS. DOMINIQUE: Here's Every Dunk From The Most Famous Battle In Dunk Contest History

With Michael Jordan turning 50 on Sunday, he has been a big topic of conversation all week.

This week also happens to be the 25th anniversary of what many consider the greatest NBA Slam Dunk contest ever in 1988, when Jordan defeated Dominique Wilkins with a 50 on his final dunk from the free throw line.

Many people felt Wilkins was robbed by the pressure of Jordan’s hometown crowd. So on the next few pages we will take a look back at every single dunk by ‘Nique and MJ from this contest as presented in GIFs.

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