Dec. 11: Kawhi Leonard’s Return to Toronto with Chris Haynes and Richard Jefferson
December 11 2019
It’s Kawhi day in Toronto! Ben & JD open the show by reflecting on Kawhi Leonard’s brief stint in Toronto and his lasting impact on Canadian basketball (2:00). Blake Murphy, Raptors reporter for The Athletic, checks in to discuss Kawhi’s residual impact on this year’s Raptors squad and offers his favourite memories from Kawhi’s stint in Toronto (29:00). Chris Haynes, senior NBA insider for Yahoo Sports, joins the show to chat about the trade that brought Kawhi to the Raptors and his unyielding desire to play in Los Angeles (58:00). Richard Jefferson, former 17-year NBA veteran and current ESPN analyst, weighs in on the Raptors’ start to the post-Kawhi era and the challenges facing the Clippers in an ultra-competitive Western Conference (1:14:00).
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