The Lakers don’t need Kawhi to compete in 2019-20 – David Jacoby | Get Up

David Jacoby, Richard Jefferson, Sean Farnham and Mike Greenberg discuss the Los Angeles Lakers’ chances of winning a championship next season if they wind up missing out on signing Kawhi Leonard in free agency.
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  1. Lakers in free agency fine out Kawhi is not mentally stable.Spurs Greg Popovich did a number on him mentally Kawhi is not playing in the West for the Lakers. Lakers should just move on from this guy he truly has proven to the Lakers he's not their guy. Boogie is a better fit for Lakers with some key free agent shooters better than a no show Kawhi.

  2. Lakers is driving off a cliff waiting on Kawhi he's not going to Lakers because they didn't trade 4 draft picks to San Antonio Spurs coach and leader Gregg Popovich wanted for him. Boogie is Lakers guy now. Kawhi is off Lakers list of free agents for Lakers.

  3. The lakers only lost out on guys like set curry, nerlens, pat bev, etc. Not any of the top guys. Those guys were all predetermined and didnt even take any meetings! Dlo we had no chance because the sign and trade was going to happen. Worst case for LA is if he goes to the clippers because now those role players really matter. If he goes to toronto it will most likely be a 1+1 and we'd get our shot again next year. Those role players would be eating at our cap as I doubt they would have taken a one year. The lakers will be contenders one way or another. With Kawhi they are just a forgone conclusion. Without well the NBA is going to be a hell of a ride!

  4. ESPN is so dumb since when do you use what if they get injured then their in trouble nigggggggaaa u can say that about every team in the nba if they lose their star it’s over for them too

  5. If the don’t get Kawhi, they should try to get Morris, Rivers and Green. Add some vets like JR Smith, Korver, maybe Melo and when teams waive players you can go and get some really good vets, maybe Igudala gets waived who knows? But with or without Kawhi I believe the Lakers with be crowned Champions this season.

  6. Funny. Kawhi begged the league to let him go to LA last year and the league didn’t care about what he desperately wanted. Now the league is desperately begging him to not join the Lakers because it “wouldn’t be fair”. Had the Spurs traded him last year it would be just Lebron and Kawhi. AD is what you get for hating the Lakers so much to the point you will hurt yourself to hurt them.

  7. Here we go with the media tryna make you worry about the Lakers again. Smh bruh kawhi coming it's been prophesied since the day LeBron said wait on the spurs trade we gon get him anyways. Ik yall remember that ig post LBJ posted like 3 weeks ago. LBJ said this only the beginning after getting AD.


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