2019-20 NBA Western Conference Standings

    By Lamar Battle It's that time again.  One of the most anticipated NBA seasons is here one that boast the type of parity rarely seen in the leagues history. The Eastern Conference offers maybe three to four contenders but in the West, we are talking about five to six teams. Without further ado … Continue reading 2019-20 NBA Western Conference Standings

Drop Steps.com 2019-20 NBA Roundtable

  By Lamar Battle Our group of contributors and gurus have convened to give their predictions for the NBA's 2019-20 Eastern conference standings. These picks reflect the opinions of the writers based on the experience and performance of the teams selected....and science. Tony P: 1. Philadelphia 76ers 2. Milwaukee Bucks 3. Toronto Raptors 4. Boston … Continue reading Drop Steps.com 2019-20 NBA Roundtable

The Top Ten 2019-20 NBA Players

By Lamar Battle It's that time again. Who are this seasons best players ? Surprise, only two players  from the East. 10.  Damian Lillard:       PG-Portland Trailblazers The number ten spot for Damian Lillard (23.5 ppg, 6.3 apg 36.8 3pt %) is legit even thought we have him rated over Russell Westbrook and … Continue reading The Top Ten 2019-20 NBA Players

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?