Kawhi Leonard maintains faith in NBA bubble despite a handful of players testing positive
Kawhi Leonard says everything is being done to keep everyone safe and healthy in the bubble, but concedes there is no possibly way to seize control over the coronavirus. Leonard also goes on to explain how he will continue to fight for social justice while finishing the season.
Kendrick Perkins and Paul Pierce join Rachel Nichols on The Jump react to LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers saying there will be no limits on Kawhi Leonard heading into the restart of the 2019-20 NBA season and discuss if they believe Kawhi will flip the switch this postseason.
✔️ Jalen Rose and David Jacoby play "Keep it Movin'," talking about a report from Chis Haynes that nobody has called the NBA bubble's "snitch hotline"; Victor Oladipo potentially playing for the Indiana Pacers after all this year; the Jennifer Lopez-Alex Rodriguez bid to buy the New York Mets apparently adding Travis Kelce, DeMarco Murray and Brian Urlacher; high school wide receiver Tyreeq-Styles Obichere "Mossing" Tyreek Hill (video courtesy of @anglesbyaarib on Instagram), and the WNBA tipping off featuring Sabrina Ionescu and the New York Liberty vs. Breanna Stewart and the Seattle Storm.
✔️ Adrian Wojnarowski joins SportsCenter and breaks down how the New Orleans Pelicans are approaching the NBA's restart in Orlando, Florida. Wojnarowski reacts to comments from Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry, who is one of five NBA coaches age 60 or older, about wanting to enter the NBA bubble despite being in an at-risk age group. (3:07) Woj also discusses whether or not Zion Williamson will be on a minutes restriction as the Pelicans push for a playoff spot in the Western Conference.
✔️ Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins discuss the latest coronavirus test results in the NBA's Orlando, Florida, bubble, and debate whether the situation will lead to a new superteam like the Kevin Durant/Kyrie Irving Brooklyn Nets or the LeBron James/Dwyane Wade/Chris Bosh Miami Heat.
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