Zach LaVine becomes second-youngest player to win dunk contest

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Timberwolves' Zach LaVine wins 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest
Sunday February 15th, 2015

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine beat Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night to become the second-youngest player to win the contest. 

LaVine earned perfect score with his first dunk of the night, a between-the-legs reverse effort, and brought the crowd to its feet with three other acrobatic dunks.

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Oladipo also earned a perfect score on his first effort, a 540 reverse. 

Brooklyn Nets center Mason Plumlee and Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo failed to advance to the final.

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LaVine, 19, is the youngest player to win the contest since Kobe Bryant won as an 18-year-old in 1997. 

- Dan Gartland

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