Kawhi Leonard keeps on chugging along, even as the the basketball world mourns the passing of NBA legend Kobe Bryant. Rob and Shap start the pod by discussing Kobe, his legacy, and what he meant to Los Angeles and a generation of basketball fans. The guys then shift to the Clippers, who had two of their more impressive wins this season in Miami and in Dallas without Paul George but also one of their worse losses of the season against a Trae Young-less Hawks team. Rob and Shap marvel at Kawhi’s brilliance, discuss the rise of Landry Shamet, and answer a few Twitter questions on the latest the Lob, the Jam, the Podcast!
TLTJTP: Surging Clippers, Kawhi’s Dominance, and Remembering Kobe
Rob and Shap start off the pod by discussing the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant in a helicopter crash as well as his importance to the NBA and Los Angeles. They then switch to Clippers mode, chatting about the team’s recent successes and the dominance of Kawhi Leonard.