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NBA, We Reminisce / Jun 1, 2012 / 3:47 pm

Remembering Orlando Woolridge, A Dunk Contest History Maker

Orlando Woolridge

Former Bulls and Lakers star Orlando Woolridge died today at age 52, reports say. He was reportedly in hospice care in Louisiana for a chronic heart condition. Although his 16.0 points per average in 13 seasons is mostly forgotten by the current crop of players, the No. 6 pick in the 1981 draft should be remembered for, among other things, pulling off the first between-the-legs dunk in the NBA dunk contest. Read More »