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Bomani Jones and Pablo S. Torre discuss Kevin Durant wanting the Golden State Warriors to give up a first-round draft pick in his deal to the Brooklyn Nets that sent D'Angelo Russell back to the Bay Area. They then (1:40) discuss New Orleans Pelicans EVP David Griffin saying he believes Jrue Holiday can be an MVP the way Steve Nash was with the Phoenix Suns.
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Mr Moseby
Mr Moseby 3 months ago
What is you talking about jrue holiday is the MVP the pelicans haven't been surrounding him with the talent he deserves in the past few years and he's been in the shadow of Anthony Davis who gave up on the pelicans because he wasn't playing his role correctly as the MVP for the pelicans he was focused on creating a dynasty on a whole different team now jrue has quality talent like zion, favors, Ingram, Reddick,Hayes, ect. He is now in position to play that role he is an amazing two way player and a awesome defender he is a perimeter shooter when he has to be and can get to the rim with ease you don't have to be able to shoot from half court or have godly handles to be considered an MVP he just needs to focus on putting on amazing numbers which he can do now that Anthony Davis is not catching every single alley and the game can be played better
Jalen and jhaquill be be thib
I can't stand jones
Terrence Johnson
Terrence Johnson 4 months ago
All I’m staying is, Holiday gets the Pelicans in the playoffs this season. He is in the conversation!
Tim Dupes
Tim Dupes 4 months ago
Nobody even gonna talk about the disrespectful comparison. 😂 Nash was one of the best ever to never win a chip. Clutch too.
coldskin1
coldskin1 4 months ago
Expect nash didn't deserve the mvp and even hard know since their is more super stars
Jeff Berg
Jeff Berg 4 months ago
Holy fuck how do people so inexplicably stupid get on tv? The Nets didn't want a first round pick? Seriously? This was about vanity as opposed to business? Seriously? How the hell does this idiot keep his job? The Jarret Jack of sports talk. Lucky he's buds with Bomani.
KB24sTaTuS
KB24sTaTuS 4 months ago
its called motivating your star player
Justin .Credible
Justin .Credible 4 months ago
Lonzo better get used to sitting the bench then.
Lanre Akerele
Lanre Akerele 4 months ago
I wish for Jure Holiday to have a best of his career in the NBA, and get an award,like Steve Nash did.
Jesus Soto
Jesus Soto 4 months ago
Jrue Holiday can do what kawhi did
Idgaf PIRU D.M.B
Idgaf PIRU D.M.B 4 months ago
A lot of you so-called fans are speaking from emotions and most of y'all are fans of these other high-profile players but make no mistake about it jrue holiday plays defense every damn game this guy really is first team all-defense even though they gave him second teamm if you watch that Portland series when they won that is jrue Holiday playing defense n yes he plays way every game not to mention averaging 23 points per game this year I'm pretty sure that number is going to get a lot more high so how can he not be a MVP candidate being on the all-defensive team and averaging probably right about 26 points per game he will be a MVP candidate
Saucy McSqueeze
Saucy McSqueeze 4 months ago
What position is Jrue even gonna play? PG or SG? like him lonzo or jj reddick are gonna have to be on the bench who is taking that cut, jrue is the vet, and they have alot invested in Lonzo & JJ
Nicholas Golden
Nicholas Golden 4 months ago
The initial argument doesn’t make any sense. If KD was simply concerned with the idea that he is worth more than Russell then the Warriors would’ve gotten the draft pick not traded it.
jason sherman
jason sherman 4 months ago
Jru Holiday is a bad man.
youngfig1
youngfig1 4 months ago
pels winning 45 games dis yr and makin the playoffs fuck da haters ya herdme
johnnycakes8300
johnnycakes8300 4 months ago
This world we live in is just harsh no love
King In My Own Mind
King In My Own Mind 4 months ago
Jrue is nice...seeing how the Alexander-Walker kid plays what a great Vet/Rook pairing for them...If Pelicans get to a 6th seed as constructed why not look hard at Jrue? Can't wait to see them play...Still hate the Pelicans name...terrible to have a monumental talent come to a team and you are selling merchandise with 'Pelicans' on it...tough
Anthony Banks
Anthony Banks 4 months ago
So he is going to be an All-Star then make All-NBA this year😳
White Walker
White Walker 4 months ago
How did KD stick to the warriors ? 😂 wtf he got them a 23 year old all star for a 1st round pick basically cause everyone knew he was leaving way to stick it to them now they prolly gon flip D-Lo for a pretty good haul of role players to help them win good fuckin job KD dumb asses
JD
JD 4 months ago
Complete bull
Geo Ortiz
Geo Ortiz 4 months ago
They say elfrid peyton was going westbrook last year
Tone Desh
Tone Desh 4 months ago
David Griffin needs a drug test...IMMEDIATELY.
A D
A D 4 months ago
😂😂😂😂😂
Camden Gregware
Camden Gregware 4 months ago
who are these clowns get them off the air
Killa Bees
Killa Bees 4 months ago
Lego Pelicans
Dixon Cider
Dixon Cider 4 months ago
He's putting alot of pressure on Jrue
Meester Chris
Meester Chris 4 months ago
If he can, then I gotta be on the ballot for 6th man of the year.
Ray Cain
Ray Cain 4 months ago
I am a pelicans fan, he is a good player and always have been, but Holiday won't win a MVP in the western conference... Too many pgs over there that can get you 30 a night.. He never seen a all star game since he's been in the west. Though that could very well change this year being he's NOW the best player there since he's been there and probably now has all the green light in the world such as the other high usage western conference PGs
David Cornejo
David Cornejo 4 months ago
????? Durant was asking for the Warriors to send MORE assets in order for the to Nets get a better deal. This is not about his value. Durant could have just signed straight up. If he had balked about his value, the Nets would have had to send MORE to the Warriors, not the other way around.
FallopianJones
FallopianJones 4 months ago
This is the same guy that gave Tristan Thompson and JR Smith 30 million a year because LeBron said they're his friends. Just because he won the lottery this dude thinks he's HOT fuckin shit. David is among the worst GMs in the league.
Terrance White
Terrance White 4 months ago
What is with everybody being on the pelicans bandwagon. This team is not winning team yet. You got team full of guys that hasn't been on a sub .500 team. But now there suppose to break threw. Btw not one of these guy are on AD skill level period. But Zion Williamson fat ass suppose to come in dominate the league. No shot to speak of in a conference stacked with all-star. And really good players battle to be a all-star.
Ali S
Ali S 4 months ago
Lonzo > Jrue all day every day.
Jacob Sailes
Jacob Sailes 4 months ago
Jrue holiday is not a scrub
swag lord
swag lord 4 months ago
If nash have anthony davis are u kidding me ?
Miguel Magallon
Miguel Magallon 4 months ago
Y’all clowns for this one ESPN
Ryan Thomas
Ryan Thomas 4 months ago
A lot of people on here showing how little they know about Jrue. It’s understandable because pelicans games don’t get a lot of exposure but let me say this. I have watched Jrue Holiday absolutely annihilate some of the best players to play the game. He is WAY more talented than the people in this comment section are giving him credit for.
Ryan Thomas
Ryan Thomas 4 months ago
It’s sad that the media climate is such that, “because he is Jrue Holiday and he plays for the Pelicans” is an acceptable answer. Now I hope Jrue does get MVP.
InTheCommision '
InTheCommision ' 4 months ago
If that's the case we should be hearing clippers fans say they got 3 potential MVPs on their squad lol
aridf
aridf 4 months ago
I am pretty that dude that talked about KD got the wrong idea. They didn't even do their homework on their own questions.
Paco A
Paco A 4 months ago
because if A.D was able to do it! LOL hell no he wont!
Glen Welch
Glen Welch 4 months ago
4:20 is the perfect length for this video because whoever thinks this dude can be MVP must high as hell
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