Harrison Barnes


NEW ORLEANS -- Too bad John Wall's mother couldn't be here. She was with him when he signed his $80 million extension and it moved him to tears.


NEW ORLEANS -- Earlier in this week, LeBron James said he'd win the slam-dunk contest if he competed. James has had 11 chances to enter as an NBA player and hasn't done so.


The dunk contest is less than a week away, and while Ben McLemore could be seen practicing with Dee Brown, an assistant coach for the Sacramento Kings and 1991 dunk champion, John Wall hasn't had


John Wall hit Harrison Barnes with a crossover before halftime, then blew by him for a layup. Watch the replay here.