Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 12/18/12
Which is your favorite? The Portland Trail Blazers have the potential to be one of the most exciting, young basketball teams in the entire NBA. Their roster is full of energetic players, and the athleticism displayed on the floor is the reason they have highlights almost every night whether they win or lose. The Blazers have made plays all year long, but here is a look at the top 5 from the first 23 games of the 2012-13 NBA season. 5) Luke Babbitt Jams on the Ed Davis Sometime a highlight is mention-worthy simply because of the unexpected nature of the play. It’s safe to say that any time Luke Babbitt puts someone on a poster, it’s fairly unexpected. 4) Nicolas Batum Does His Best Clyde “The Glyde” Impression Nicolas Batum has some of the sneakiest athleticism in the NBA. You know it’s there, and you know it can be unleashed at any moment—you just don’t know when that moment’s going to take place. 3) Nicolas Batum in the Clucth Coming into the season, one of the biggest questions ...
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