UPDATE: Poll's closed. Writeup coming later.
I apologize for the delay here, but I have an excuse: there just weren't that many highlight plays this year.
(Okay, that was lame, sorry. Your nominees, with video, below the jump. And yes, there will be a vote for worst play of the year.)
Caron Butler's game-winning jumper over the Orlando Magic
Shaun Livingston delivers the sick behind-the-back pass to Al Thornton
Andray Blatche throws it down on Mehmet Okur, then gets a T for taunting.
Shaun Livingston shows Pau Gasol some hops I didn't think he had
Nick Young dunks in the general vicinity of Hamed Haddadi
JaVale McGee winds up and delivers a facial on Big Baby Davis
Al Thornton hits an improbable game-tying three-pointer against the Bobcats
Caron Butler dunks on Andrew Bogut
Antawn Jamison with his trickiest trick shot yet