Indiana Pacers star Paul George will take part in the National Basketball Association's slam dunk contest. He will be one of six players competing in month's event in New Orleans. According to the ESPN story, the participants will be:
Paul George, Indiana Pacers
John Wall, Washington Wizards
Terrence Ross, Toronto Raptors
Damian Lillard, Portland Trailblazers
Harrison Barnes, Golden State Warriors
Ben McLemore, Sacramento Kings
The dunk contest is set for Saturday, February 15. George will also represent the Eastern Conference in the NBA All-Star game Sunday, February 16. Pacers center Roy Hibbert will be a reserve.