Let’s talk Zaza – Kawhi

Posted by    |    May 15th, 2017 at 2:27 pm

Is Zaza history’s greatest monster?

Spurs are rolling. Kawhi is rolling. Pop is masterfully playing the siegecraft he has been afforded. Then…

Likely to be plenty of postgame chatter about Zaza sliding under Kawhi, especially if Warriors win pic.twitter.com/ygSdG01UAq

— Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) May 14, 2017

Everybody is mad. What did Kawhi say?

Kawhi Leonard on Zaza Pachulia: “Did he step under it? Like on purpose? No, he was contesting the shot. The shot clock was coming down.”

— Michael Lee (@MrMichaelLee) May 14, 2017

But our guy Pop had some different thoughts:

Popovich just went off… felt Zaza’s close out on Kawhi was inappropriate #Spurs #Warriors pic.twitter.com/Y23hiz9swc

— Jabari Young (@JabariJYoung) May 15, 2017

Some of the moments referenced in that video:

Suspect Pop recalls Zaza and Kawhi having one other issue pic.twitter.com/KDAIhTm0Q2

— CJ Fogler (@cjzero) May 15, 2017

Zaza and David West nearly got into it that game as well, now they’re teammates pic.twitter.com/B1foLWhJ1v

— CJ Fogler (@cjzero) May 15, 2017

Good times. Let’s check in with Zaza teammate David West.

David West peppered with Zaza/Pop/Kawhi questions: “Things happen” pic.twitter.com/d8YU0aQY9V

— Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) May 15, 2017

Things do happen. And sometimes those things are karate.

@SportsCenter pic.twitter.com/3VtfnMsMWN

— #DirtyBirdNation (@RIPstian3) May 15, 2017

So, thoughts?