Trae Young 'was designed in a laboratory' for an NBA All-Star Game - Kevin Arnovitz
Rachel Nichols, Kevin Arnovitz and Matt Barnes break down the early 2020 NBA All-Star Game fan voting returns, with Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young and Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic among the biggest surprises. They then (1:47) react to Adrian Wojnarowski's report that the Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks are discussing an Andre Drummond trade.
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Jalen Rose and David Jacoby react to Portland Trail Blazers vs. Memphis Grizzlies, which was won by the latter thanks to big games from rookies Ja Morant and Brandon Clarke -- further solidifying their spot in the Western Conference playoffs. They then (2:37) discuss Damian Lillard's injury, which will force him out of the 2020 NBA All-Star Game and 3-Point Contest; Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker will replace Dame on Team LeBron. They finally (4:20) discuss the Toronto Raptors losing vs. the Brooklyn Nets, snapping the 15-game winning streak from Canada's team.
#NBA #Sports Rachel Nichols recaps and reacts to the intense 2020 NBA All-Star Game, which featured Kobe Bryant-inspired format changes and an intense battle between Team LeBron and Team Giannis. Kawhi Leonard won MVP playing for James' team.
#TheJump #NBA #Sports Rachel Nichols, Nick Friedell and Kendrick Perkins play "Make or Miss," reacting to Chris Paul's ridiculous alley-oop dunk from Russell Westbrook at the 2020 NBA All-Star Game, wild end-of-quarter heaves from Luka Doncic and Trae Young, Zion Williamson and Ja Morant trying to put on a dunk show in the Rising Stars Challenge, Kawhi Leonard ripping the ball out of Joel Embiid's hands, a LeBron James move that might have been a Kobe Bryant tribute, and overall thoughts on NBA commissioner Adam Silver after the format changes. They then (5:02) discuss the apparently impending departure from the Cleveland Cavaliers of coach John Beilein.
#TheJump #NBA #Sports Los Angeles Clippers star Kawhi Leonard fields questions at NBA All-Star Media Day in Chicago.