Stephen A. wishes for a Lakers vs. Clippers WCF showdown | First Take

Stephen A. wishes for a Lakers vs. Clippers WCF showdown | First Take

The Los Angeles Lakers potentially facing the LA Clippers in the Western Conference finals is top of mind for Stephen A. Smith ahead of the 2019-20 NBA season.
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  1. I want to see Stephen Curry and the Warriors crush BOTH LeBron and Kawhi in the playoffs to eventually become NBA Champions for the 4th time in 6 years. Warriors, Clippers, and Raptors can defeat ANY team in the Eastern Conference, I am convinced of that.

  2. Remember a year ago when the lakers were going to win 56 games and Lonzo Ball was a future all star.
    lol lakers have alot to prove. How are the lakers the favorites to win the title when they couldnt even make the playoffs last year and all they did was add an underachieving injury prone PF

  3. Lakers and Clippers are the two best teams in the west. Houston, Denver, and Utah will all have something to say about it tho. Maybe Portland too if they can trade Whiteside for more help on the wings.

  4. Does anyone notice that, when KD played for the warriors, everyone said he joined 73-9 team, bla, bla, bla. Now they don't even mention that 73-9 team is still there, and they are no contenders anymore, plus they added Russel an all star and Cauley Stein. Media hate against KD, is unbeliveable. As soon as he finishes his career, he will be disrespected like Kobe is now. Even thou he is the best player in the league for years, since the time Kobe tore his achilies, he steped up.

  5. POR, UTAH, DEN, are not contenders, that's a joke. POR got swept in WCF
    by GSW without KD (with no bench, no depth), now GSW will be ready to
    play without KD, they will be even better when Klay is back. UTAH has
    been owned by HOU in recent years, i don't see those teams taking that
    big of a steps forward to contend. Unless LA teams really click, i trust
    only what i saw: HOU and GSW.

  6. Niggas gone be mad asf if the warriors go back to finals.. everybody counting my niggas out y’all forgetting who ran the league the last few years and before KD came.. they still the warriors with the best shooting back court ever plus draymond and a few new additions.


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