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Former Rockets All-Star Steve Francis goes from dishing assists to dishing raps


Steve Francis: From NBA baller to mic balla

Steve Francis, the former three-time All-Star point guard and co-Rookie of the Year who spent 1999-2004 and 2007-2009 with the Rockets, must be REALLY bored. After a nice NBA career that saw him average 19 points, 6.3 assists and 4.1 rebounds in the red silver – ultimately being honored as one of five Rockets for the organization’s Team of the Decade (2000s) – “Stevie Franchise” has pretty much stayed on the low, residing in Houston and showing up at  Rockets game every now and then.

Little did we know he was spending some time in the studio as well.

Wednesday, Francis’ hip hop debut – “Finer Things” – was released. Widely panned and mocked, it did not exactly take the world by storm. But don’t take my word for it. Check it out for yourself:

Oh, well. What can you do, right? Atleast Rockets fans will always have this: