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Nets' Mason Plumlee To Partake In NBA Slam Dunk Contest At Barclays Center

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- The 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk contest will be held at Barclays Center on Feb. 14, and the Nets will be represented in the field of participants.

Center Mason Plumlee will be a contestant, as will Bucks small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, Timberwolves point guard Zach LaVine and Magic shooting guard Victor Oladipo.

Last year's slam-dunk champion was Wizards point guard John Wall.

In his second NBA season, the 6-foot-11 Plumlee is averaging 10.4 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.0 blocks in 22.7 minutes per game.

The All-Star Game will be played at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 15.

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