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Spud Webb

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Birthday
13, 1963
Birthplace
Dallas, TX
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1963 (age 56)
Birthplace
Dallas, TX

About

One of the shortest players in NBA history, he captivated the nation by defeating Dominique Wilkins in the 1986 Slam Dunk Contest.

Before Fame

He first threw down a dunk when he was a senior at Wilmer-Hutchins High School in Dallas, Texas.

Trivia

Twenty years after his victory, he trained New York Knicks point guard Nate Robinson for the 2006 Slam Dunk contest.

Family Life

He was born to David and Katie Webb and grew up with five siblings. He has a daughter named Lauren.

Associated With

He spent his last season in the NBA as a teammate of Penny Hardaway on the Orlando Magic.