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Batum...Selfish or not?

I wanted to put this question out there to fans. In my own personal opinion I have noticed several times when a team mate has given Batum the ball, clearly expecting him to take a shot or make a move off the dribble, and Batum passes it along to the next guy. It's not just at the end of the shot clock either. I think when the players themselves say 'make or miss we want you taking the shot', and Batum doesn't, it's selfish. Especially watching the Blazers struggle to find someone outside of Aldridge that they can consistently go to for offense. I.e. Crawford being our current second option and last year it was Miller. Really like those players, but that's not proper role for them on a team expecting to advance into the playoffs. What do you think?

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