The pitch from the Lakers to Kawhi Leonard apparently involves making him the focus of the team.
Los Angeles is making a serious push for the Toronto Raptors star to join the squad alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis, and the pitch seems like something a lot of guys would go for.
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Ryen Russillo said the following during an appearance on The Woj Pod Show when discussing the situation, according to BroBible on Tuesday:
LeBron is saying for the first time in his basketball life that he is willing to defer the style of play. They are going to tell [Kawhi] anything he wants to hear. They are going to tell Kawhi, ‘You can take all the last shots. We can run the offense through you.’ And LeBron has a style of play that could, I’d say, adapt to another guy like that. Anthony Davis puts up massive numbers without being selfish so I could see it working.
Lakers - Kawhi
If this is actually what the Lakers are telling Kawhi,...