Doug Gottlieb: “Any reason to think Kawhi Leonard does not choose the Clippers?”
Ric Bucher: “As of right now, I don’t. There’s a leader in the clubhouse. My understanding is that New York is going to at least get a conversation with him, but expect the Clippers as the odds-on favorites. If he goes to the Clippers I like them over the Lakers.”
Listen to NBA insider Ric Bucher join Doug Gottlieb (filling in for Colin Cowherd on The Herd) to discuss the free agent intentions of NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard, as arguably the most important free agent signing periods in NBA history will kick off in less than three weeks.
Check out the audio above as Bucher explains why he believes the Los Angeles Clippers are the heavy favorites to sign Kawhi, but also says he’s heard the New York Knicks will be offered a ‘conversation’ by the postseason hero.