Originally Posted by floridatennisdude
Well, a slice that lands at the service line isn't exactly offensive either. Really, any shot that goes through the court is more offensive and any shot that brings the opponent inside the court is either defensive or a screw up. Aside from a well placed drop shot.
No, a short slice is more offensive than a short topspin shot as it creates more problems for the opponent, makes him scramble and leaves him out of balance.