If only NBA coaches knew that basketball was about entertainment. They're so inclined to favor unimportant things like defense and winning when we casual fans craves monster dunks and shooting barrages.
Stodgy coaches are especially averse to young players. It makes sense; younger guys are less inclined to grasp defensive concepts or to discern a good shot from a bad one.
But every now and again, exciting unknowns break through rotations and provide awesome highlights. There are quite a few young, intriguing players in 2012-2013 who might come into their own and dominate the SportsCenter Top 10.