NBA Dunk Contest live scores, results, highlights from 2024 All-Star Weekend

An eventful NBA All-Star Saturday Night concludes with the NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest.

It’s an annual tradition to save one of the most entertaining competitions for last and this year should be no different. The field features defending champion Mac McClung of the G League’s Osceola Magic, All-Star Jaylen Brown and a pair of rookies in Jaime Jaquez Jr. and Jacob Toppin, the latter of whom is on a two-way contract with the Knicks.

After McClung stole the show in 2023, can a challenger steal the show and claim the title of the NBA’s dunk champion? Each contestant brings a unique set of dunking talents and abilities.

The Sporting News is tracking live score updates, results and highlights from the final event of All-Star Saturday Night.

MORE: Watch the 2024 NBA All-Star Weekend events live with Sling TV

NBA Dunk Contest scores

Player Dunk 1 Dunk 2 Round 1 Total Dunk 3 Dunk 4 Round 2 Total
Mac McClung            
Jaylen Brown            
Jaime Jaquez Jr.            
Jacob Toppin            

NBA Dunk Contest live updates, results, highlights from 2024 All-Star Weekend

(All times Eastern)

Live updates will begin around 8 p.m. ET.

6:10 p.m.: What is it that you should expect from this year’s dunk contest field? The unexpected, apparently.

Both Mac McClung and Jacob Toppin have alluded to the fact that they will do things that have never been seen before during this year’s dunk contest. We’ll see just how well they do so.

MORE: Everything you need to know about NBA All-Star 2024

Who won the Steph vs. Sabrina Challenge?

Player Score
Stephen Curry  
Sabrina Ionescu  

Who won the NBA All-Star 3-Point Contest?

Player Round 1 Finals
Damian Lillard    
Malik Beasley    
Jalen Brunson    
Tyrese Haliburton    
Lauri Markkanen    
Donovan Mitchell    
Karl-Anthony Towns    
Trae Young    

Who won the NBA All-Star Skills Challenge?

Team Players Challenge Points
Team Pacers Tyrese Haliburton, Bennedict Mathurin, Myles Turner
Team Top Picks Paolo Banchero, Anthony Edwards, Victor Wembanyama
Team All-Stars Scottie Barnes, Tyrese Maxey, Trae Young

What time does the NBA All-Star Dunk Contest start?

  • Date: Saturday, Feb. 17
  • Time: 8 p.m. ET | 5 p.m. PT

The NBA Dunk Contest is the fourth and final event of All-Star Saturday Night, which begins at 8 p.m. ET. All-Star Saturday Night festivities will be held at Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts.

NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest format

The NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest consists of two rounds, with five judges scoring dunks on a scale of six to 10. The highest score a dunk can receive is 50 while 30 is the lowest possible score.

Each of the four contestants gets two dunks in the first round. The two players with the highest combined score for their two dunks will advance to the finals. 

The two finalists each get two dunks in the final round. The dunker with the highest combined score for the two dunks will be named champion.

In the event of a tie in the final round, a one-dunk dunk-off will determine the champion. “Judges’ choice” will determine the outcome if there is a tie beyond the dunk-off.

NBA All-Star schedule 2024

Here is the schedule of events for NBA All-Star Weekend, which takes place from Feb. 16-18:

Friday, Feb. 16

  • 11:30 a.m. ET — NBA All-Star Rising Stars Practice
  • 7 p.m. ET — NBA All-Star Celebrity Game
  • 9 p.m. ET — NBA All-Star Rising Stars Game

Saturday, Feb. 17

  • 11 a.m. ET — NBA All-Star Practice
  • 2 p.m. ET — NBA HBCU Classic (Virginia Union vs. Winston-Salem State)
  • 8 p.m. ET — All-Star Saturday Night
    • Skills Challenge
    • 3-Point Contest
    • Stephen Curry vs. Sabrina Ionescu 3-Point Contest
    • Slam Dunk Contest

Sunday, Feb. 18

  • 1:30 p.m. ET — NBA G League Next Up Game
  • 8 p.m. ET — NBA All-Star Game

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