Jazz star guard Donovan Mitchell had nothing but good words to say about Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard ahead of Game 1 on Tuesday.
Mitchell praised Leonard and revealed what he respects the most about the two-time NBA champion and Finals MVP.
“The thing I respect about Kawhi — everybody talks about his two-way ability, which is obviously elite—but it’s his will to win. He does everything,” Mitchell said, per Eric Walden of The Salt Lake Tribune.
Leonard is expected to guard Mitchell in the series, as the young guard is considered the top talent of the Jazz.