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One last look back: Top 10 plays of 2012 (VIDEO)

Jan 4, 2013, 4:52 PM EDT

This is it. We are done after this one. No more looking back at 2012, only looking forward to 2013 and when the Lakers trade Pau Gasol. Maybe.

But the NBA’s top 10 plays of 2012 was too good not to run. Watch it and you get to see Rudy Fernandez with the buzzer-beating tip-in of a missed half court shot again. Or LeBron leaping over John Lucas III for the alley-oop finish. And can you ever see Blake Griffin dunk on Kendrick Perkins too much?

Enjoy. Then join us in 2013.

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