NBA Free Agency Winners

By Lamar Battle Scores of NBA fans world wide have been patiently waiting for the end of the regular season and playoffs so that the real season could begin; you guessed it, NBA free agency. Judging from the results this may amount to the most exciting free agent period the league has ever known.  So, … Continue reading NBA Free Agency Winners

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2019-20 NBA Draft Notables

  By Lamar Battle   Here are Drop Step's choices for the impact players in this years NBA Draft. Let's start with the top two obvious choices.   Zion Williamson: The Skinny:  The consensus number one pick and potential can't miss transformative star.  Incredible size and athleticism combined with the requisite amounts of dog, unselfishness, … Continue reading 2019-20 NBA Draft Notables

Warriors/Raptors, Let The Games Begin !

By Lamar Battle Looks like we got the icing on the cake, The Golden State Warriors vs The Toronto Raptors in what amounts to climax to a great season...Well at least until free agency starts. The Warriors are still great with or without All World Kevin Durant who is out with what has been characterized … Continue reading Warriors/Raptors, Let The Games Begin !

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

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 ?

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