A warning to any player who is still eligible for the 2021 NBA playoffs: If you see Kawhi Leonard coming off the fairway, please get out of the way.
In the first half of Monday’s fourth game against the Jazz, the Clippers star added another victim to the playoff roster. With less than two minutes left in the second quarter, Leonard drove inside, took off and eliminated the Utah big Derek Favors.
“Wow! A major Kawhi lamp,” the scene-by-sequence announcer Ian Eagle said on the TNT broadcast.
Oh, do you want to dunk in slow motion? Well done:
Look at this beautiful poster (look at Donovan Mitchell’s face):
Leonard fell An amazing one-handed grand slam The first round against Mavericks forward Maxi Kleiber, but his destruction of Favors may be even more impressive. The following is the NBA Twitter response to dunks, including Hornets forward Miles Bridges, who has a little knowledge of launching a full-scale offense under the basket:
Kawhi is not just dunking like him😳
— Miles Bridges (@MilesBridges) June 15, 2021
Oh my dear god! ! ! ! ! ! !
— Tony Jones (@Tjonesonthenba) June 15, 2021
How can you not love Ian Eagle?
-David Aldridge (@davidaldridgedc) June 15, 2021
Los Angeles (AP)-Kawhi Leonard just murdered a man with a trident
-John Hollinger (@johnhollinger) June 15, 2021