The notoriously quiet superstar hadn’t uttered a single public word since his July 18 trade from the San Antonio Spurs, but on Monday, Leonard was finally introduced as a member of his new team.
It took less than one minute for him to deliver an epic moment.
But it’s not what he said that’s causing a stir. It’s that single, offbeat, weird, almost-computerized laugh that he let off.
Check it out here:
Here’s Kawhi Leonard doing whatever the robotic equivalent of laughing is. https://t.co/2ZzHM0B7nY
Of course, the chuckle spread like wildfire on social media. Here’s a look at some of the best tweets about it.
Kawhi has been hiding this laugh from us for about 7 years. It’s out now bro. Keep on laughing like Eddie Murphy twisted both his ankles and both his wrists at the same time. You free man https://t.co/W1iH9jDjww
Kawhi been hiding the best laugh in the game for his whole career. Lol https://t.co/H4IrhcPpG7
When shorty shows you a meme you already saw several days ago: https://t.co/8lINWVm1nu
Kawhi’s laugh is now my ringtone
I been laughing at Kawhi’s laugh for like 3 hours straight now
For some reason Kawhi’s laugh reminded me of this
Kawhi’s laugh needs some WD-40. https://t.co/Qdgg2CGzSg
Kawhi laughs like his software needs to be updated https://t.co/MLAcK9RGWt
I’ll pay someone $20 if they can spell the sound Kawhi makes when he laughs. https://t.co/4JYdeVSzlh