R.J. Barrett 22 Points Full Highlights (11/3/2019)

I lost track a long time ago of how many hyped college scorers came into the league and then took forever before they were any good at scoring, if they ever became good at all. It happens over and over again, and it will continue happening over and over again until the only thing that…

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R.J. Barrett 19 Points/5 Assists Full Highlights (10/28/2019)

So far this season, out of four games that R.J. Barrett has played, I’ve had to make four R.J. Barrett highlight videos. At the current moment, that’s not bothering me too much, because he’s an exciting young rookie and he drives a lot of hits to my channel, but if this trend continues, I could…

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R.J. Barrett 26 Points Full Highlights (10/26/2019)

It’s early, but I’m already liking R.J. Barrett’s chances at the ROTY of the Year award. He’s played three games, and he’s gotten buckets in all three. Not an overwhelming amount of buckets, but an amount consistent with the amount a sweet-scoring lottery selection rookie should be getting. And in a lot of years, that’s…

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R.J. Barrett 16 Points/6 Steals Full Highlights (10/25/2019)

True DownToBuck enthusiasts will realize how rare it is for me to explicitly include steals in a highlight video. If a player has only one or two, they will almost never be included unless they lead to alley-oop dunks or otherwise impact the game in a significant way. Even when a player gets three or…

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R.J. Barrett 21 Points Knicks Debut Full Highlights (10/23/2019)

We should have seen this coming. We should have known that Zion Williamson’s knees would disintegrate before his first regular-season game. We should have begun preparations to have R.J. Barrett be the NBA’s most hyped rookie several weeks, if not months, ago. Now we’re playing catch-up. Narratives need to be rewritten. Merchandise needs to be…

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