Krypto-Nate Robinson Slams Superman

The 5-foot-9 Knicks guard catapulted over his much taller rival, Dwight Howard of Orlando, at the 2009 Slam Dunk Contest on All-Star Weekend.

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Nate Robinson of the New York Knicks leaps over Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic in the finals of the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest on All-Star Saturday Night.
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Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic kicked off the first round by emerging from a phone booth wearing a Superman cape.
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Dwight Howard stands 6-foot-11, towering over his 5-foot-9 rival.
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Besides the cape, Howard brought his super kicks to the competition.
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It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Dwight Robinson, defending champion of the Slam Dunk Contest.
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But wait. Here comes Nate Robinson of the New York Knicks.
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Robinson leaps over Howard in a single bound.
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He's dressed in green, the color of Kryptonite.
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Superman always wins right?
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Another bird? Another plane?
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Nate Robinson takes off his shoes after dunking.
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Dwight Howard lays another egg.
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Nate Robinson leaps over teammate Wilson Chandler.
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He soars through the air.
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Robinson attacks the basket.
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Dwight Howard returns a dunk.
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Superman meets his match when Nate Robinson leaps over Dwight Howard.
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Tom Chambers and Dan Majerle hold up scores.
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And Nate Robinson takes the prize at the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest on All-Star Saturday Night, part of 2009 NBA All-Star Weekend at US Airways Center on February 14, 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona.
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