Mychal Thompson: Anthony Davis is top-2, not top-5

Anthony Davis, Giannis Antetokounmpo
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Former Los Angeles Lakers big man and father of the Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson, Mychal Thompson, joins retired hip hop performer-turned-ESPN analyst Max Kellerman.

Thompson says the Lakers All-Star forward Anthony Davis is a top-two player in the NBA right now, only behind teammate LeBron James, but ahead of Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kawhi Leonard, James Harden, Kevin Durant (while not healthy) and Stephen Curry.

A two-time NBA champion and The Max Kellerman Show host also discuss Thompson’s connection with the Miami Heat president Pat Riley ahead of the Heat vs. Los Angeles Lakers series in the 2020 NBA Finals: