This is THE big surprise of the start of the final phase: the Phoenix Suns dismissed the defending champion, the Lakers of LeBron James, in the first round of the play-off. Devin Booker’s teammates dominated the debates and validated the idea that a breath of fresh air is blowing in the league, as with Trae Young and his great team from Atlanta. What are the good surprises?
This episode of Step back is also an opportunity to take stock of the situation as the conference semi-finals loom. The disappointments, the winners, the losers, individualities, collectives and franchise projects … Who took the right direction? How does the near and distant future fit together?
Animated by Xavier colombani, with Amaury Perdriau and Alessandro pitzus. Realized by Antoine Bourlon.