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Nicolas Batum off-the-backboard alley-oop to Meyers Leonard (VIDEO)

Meyers Leonard

Portland Trail Blazers center Meyers Leonard reacts after scoring during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)


If the Miami Heat do something like this, we all just kind of expect it.

But when the Portland Trail Blazers are doing a bit of showtime it catches your attention — this is Nicolas Batum going off the backboard to Meyers Leonard for the dunk. Pretty impressive.

Blazers coach Terry Stotts was less than amused, Batum told Ben Golliver of

“He’s like, you’re lucky on this one,” Batum said of Stotts’ message to him after the toss. "[It] better [have] worked. Next time I kill you.”