Updated: Jan 27, 2019
Back in the early to mid 90's the NBA hosted the annual Mascot Slam Dunk Contest as part of their Stay in School Jam during All Star Weekend.
Michael Zerrillo was one of a handful of dunking mascots in the league way before NBA teams began forming in-house dunk teams.
As Super Hugo (the freesTYle dunking alter ego of the Charlotte Hornets mascot, Hugo) he performed The Bug on A Windshield dunk that blew everybody's mind and won him his 3rd consecutive NBA Mascot Dunk title.Skip to 1:15 to see his feature.
2020 NBA All Star Weekend should have a freestyle DUNK contest. Let's make it happen!