Kuroko no Basuke 2 episode 22
Okay, there are three or four episodes of Kuroko no Basuke left. It’ll be two or three weeks before we hear that there’s going to be a third season (they usually save that sort of news right before a season ends). Let’s just try to enjoy the rest of the season, shall we?
They are not making it hard right now. The supernatural element seems to have died down (probably until Taiga gets into “the zone” or shows us the new move that Alex taught him. It’s all about who’s faster, stronger, height, width, jumping power and one’s ability to look ahead. It’s finally back to decent basketball and things have actually become quite pleasant since Kuroko was benched. Everything is logical again and everything is enjoyable again. I just hope it stays that way now that Atsushi joins the offense. Things usually tend to get a little supernatural when one of the members of the Generation of Miracles is involved.
I thought it was quite interesting how Seirin managed to squirm their way through Teikou’s iron wall in order to score and score. It got to the point where the difference in points was laughable. They thought that it was best to make us of that brief moment when Atsushi jumps in the air to pass to someone else so that he may shoot and score. Quite the interesting play.
My expectations? They are obvious. Seirin will win. Yes, Atsushi will raise hell and Tatsuya will not make it any easier with his annoying faints. Still, Seirin will prevail. It’s too soon for them to lose. The story wouldn’t make sense if they did. Kuroko will come back with his new form, Taiga will enter his “zone” and show us that new move and the rest of the team will suddenly gain a morale boost. It’s the usual…