For those who haven't seen Raptors rookie
Moon got word last Friday from the league that he'll participate in the Slam Dunk contest Feb. 16 in New Orleans, and he'll most likely play in the rookie-sophomore game as well. Moon is the first Toronto player in the dunk contest since 2000, when
"He had some of the craziest dunks, man," Moon
It won't be easy for Moon, though. While the field has yet to be announced, Orlando's
And Moon might not even be the only rookie in the Big Easy. Wizards guard
So how excited is the 27-year-old rookie?
"Everybody likes to dunk, everybody who has a dream to play in the NBA and can dunk the basketball always wanted to be in the dunk contest," Moon said. "It's going to be great."