“This was a straight choke job by the Kawhi and Clippers”- Stephen A. Smith is astonished by horrible Clippers performance in Game 7

Samir Mehdi
|Published 16/09/2020

Stephen A. Smith Blast Kawhi and Paul George, calls out the Clippers for choking in Game 7 against the Denver Nuggets.

The Los Angeles Clippers have just suffered one of the most historic collapses in NBA history and the NBA media can’t get enough of it.

Countless NBA analysts and social media users have had a field day on Twitter and Instagram, bashing the Clippers for their abysmal Game 7 performance.

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The Los Angeles Clippers slander has specifically revolved around horrid performances from Paul George and Kawhi Leonard, with several memes circulating around social media.

Stephen A. Smith is immensely disappointed in the Los Angeles Clippers.

During the final minutes of the game, Stephen A. Smith took to social media to express his disbelief about the outcome of tonight’s Game 7.

Stephen A. said, “This is was a straight up choke job the Clippers,” and added to his rant about the Clippers by calling out Paul George for missing layups, wide open 3s, including a horrific corner 3 which hit the side of the backboard.

Stephen A. sang the Nuggets praise, saying they are no joke and need to be taken seriously.

Stephen A. Smith also called out his First Take co-host, requesting Max to not rave about the Clippers any longer.

Stephen A. Smith made it clear before Game 7 that the Clippers need to win Game 7.

Stephen A. Smith was adamant prior to Game 7 that the Clippers, especially Kawhi Leonard, need to show up and show out in the win or go home bout, as Kawhi’s legacy would take a big hit if he didn’t give it his all.

Kawhi Leonard ended up notching 14 points on 6-22 shooting from the field.


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Samir Mehdi

Samir Mehdi

Samir Mehdi is an NBA Editor at The Sportsrush. Ever since he was 13 years old, he’s been obsessed with the game of basketball. From watching Kobe Bryant’s highlights on YouTube to now, analyzing and breaking down every single game on League Pass, Samir’s passion for the game is unwavering. He's a complete basketball junkie who not only breaks down current games but also keenly watches ones from the 60s’ and 70s’ while also reading comprehensive books on the history of the league. Samir’s life revolves around basketball and he hopes that shows in his work. Aside from work, he loves to spend time in the gym and with his friends at social gatherings.

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