gordoncatrell wrote: ChokeFasncists wrote:
it's a realtime standoff without pissing off the fandom. there's pressure being applied by both sides. look at how theyre moving (or refusing to move) on this chess board - not how theyre feeding commentary about it.
we saw this happen earlier this season with LBJ v Kyrie, and LBJ v IT. we see it in LAC w WEST v RIVERS.
this standoff is GEN LEE v GEN HOOKER civil war. neither side acknowledging the others Leverage(or lack of leverage).
Kawhi is choking SAS season. Pop will run out of oxygen soon.
Huh? I don't see any of those guys faking injuries.
the comp was to turf war. real strife.
Kawhi can play. he's choosing to play on his terms. if he's not playing, it's likely bc Pop wants it on Pop's terms. Kawhi wants the steering wheel. Pop wants him to get in line.
strings are cut.
I know what you're saying, those things happen. But I mean none of those guys were faking injuries, lying and acting, that would put this on a totally different level, worse than DWill. Things like this:
If this is indeed fake, this would make him a serious headcase/phony, and there has never any indication that he is one.