Skip to content

Gregg Popovich chides self-centered Kawhi Leonard in post-championship speech (video)

Jun 16, 2014, 11:04 PM EDT

Gregg Popovich has a great dry sense of humor that only occasionally reveals itself publicly.

Here it is on full display – along with some heartfelt words for his championship team.

[MORE: Spurs set modern record for NBA Finals offensive rating]

  1. unfrozencavemanlawyer2 - Jun 16, 2014 at 11:53 PM

    Pop is one of a kind. the NBA will be a bit less colorful when he finally walks away.

    • macka4 - Jun 17, 2014 at 6:22 AM

      Hopefully that won’t be for a while.

  2. ajw21 - Jun 17, 2014 at 12:36 AM

    Mt one wish is when Pop retires he does one end of the quarter interview asking the questions, that would be epic!
    But once he retires I don’t think we will ever hear from him again.
    Go Spurs!

    • spursareold - Jun 17, 2014 at 9:51 AM

      He’ll retire to his vineyard and make and consume excellent wines.

  3. azarkhan - Jun 17, 2014 at 11:08 AM

    I think Pop will stay for another 3-5 years. We know Tony doesn’t want him to leave, plus he’s now a father figure to Kawhi Leonard. So I’m thinking he stays even after Timmie and Manu retire.

  4. bbbmf - Jun 17, 2014 at 2:35 PM

    Great strategist and coach…better leader of men!

  5. urodaddy07 - Jun 17, 2014 at 7:56 PM

    So he makes a joke about Kawhi but is this really chiding and is it fair for the headline to describe him as “self-centered”?

Leave Comment

You must be logged in to leave a comment. Not a member? Register now!

Top 10 NBA Player Searches
  1. D. Rose (3051)
  2. K. Irving (2473)
  3. A. Davis (2084)
  4. K. Bryant (1738)
  5. L. James (1658)
  1. K. Durant (1495)
  2. T. Thompson (1481)
  3. B. Jennings (1373)
  4. A. Aminu (1367)
  5. M. Leonard (1324)