(CBS) It seems like an annual tradition by now.

As the All-Star Game approaches, Miami Heat star LeBron James throws down some ambitiously creative dunks that few people on the planet could finish, and the TV cameras catch it. Then fans wish become wistful, wondering what it’d be like if the world’s best athlete joined in on the dunk contest on All-Star Weekend.

So without further ado, here’s the latest from James in a video that make the rounds Monday.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4L8hOJz6_M#t=23]

While he won’t be in next weekend’s dunk contest, there’s a pretty solid lineup. Defending champion Terrance Ross, John Wall and Paul George are among those competing.