Blazers Make The Western Conf. Finals

What a game ! In one of the better 2018-19 playoff games the Portland Trailblazers beat the Denver Nuggets to advance to the NBA Western Conference finals. To be honest I thought Denver, owners of the 2nd best regular season record in the west had the edge but the Trailblazers kept chipping and chipping away … Continue reading Blazers Make The Western Conf. Finals

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Rockets Warriors What’s Going On?

By Lamar Battle Will The Houston Rockets ever defeat the Golden State Warriors or will they be frustrated yet again ? The Warriors won the first game in the NBA Western Conference Semi Finals  but the game  was wrought with controversy and question marks.  Rocket complaint's about the officiating may or may not be credible. … Continue reading Rockets Warriors What’s Going On?

Who Is The 2018-19 NBA Rookie Of The Year ?

By Lamar Battle   In the first of our NBA awards series this one clears up a lot of questions about the two man race for NBA 2018-19 Rookie Of The Year.  The winner will be either Luka Doncic' of the Dallas Mavericks or Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks. Luka Doncic the 19 year … Continue reading Who Is The 2018-19 NBA Rookie Of The Year ?

Zion, Is The Hype Real ?

Picture a man  combining the strength and power of Bears linebacker Khalil Mack, the quickness of martial arts legend Bruce Lee and the leaping prowess of basketball star David Thompson. If you guessed Duke Basketball player Zion Williamson move immediately to the front of the line.  Zion is the 6'7" 285 pound forward who has … Continue reading Zion, Is The Hype Real ?

NBA Leaders Down The Stretch

With the 2018-19 NBA playoffs quickly approaching these are the teams in position to make a splash. Eastern Conference: Milwaukee Bucks: Best record tops in offensive and defensive efficiency.  Why don't I believe in them? In the playoffs teams will sink down on defense and dare the Bucks to make out side shots. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading NBA Leaders Down The Stretch

2019 Oscar Picks

By Lamar Battle   Here they are, The 2019 Drop Steps Oscar Picks, so without further ado :   Best Supporting Actor:  Mahershala Ali  "Green Book" Scientific Rationale:      Supremely talented actor who's time has come. Best Supporting Actress:  Regina King " If Beale Street Could Talk" Scientific Rationale:  Overdue award for this talented veteran actress … Continue reading 2019 Oscar Picks

Can Boston Land Anthony Davis ?

By A.J.  "Real F.N..Sports Talk" With popular opinion siding with Anthony Davis going to the L.A. Lakers I propose a different scenario.  Believe it or not there is a avenue leading the Boston Celtics to the prize and it goes like this: The Four Team Trade: The Boston Celtics send forward Gordon Hayward and two … Continue reading Can Boston Land Anthony Davis ?