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Kawhi Leonard
Kawhi Leonard showed in the NBA Finals what can happen when a team shows real belief in a developing player. Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images
Jeremy Lin Thunder
Jeremy Lin doesn't need to worry about being pushed away from the ball by other teams. He's pushed away by his own team's coaching staff. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Kevin McHale, Jeremy Lin, Rockets, basketball, November 2012
Rockets coach Kevin McHale's handling of Jeremy Lin will never be described as Gregg Popovich like. Houston Rockets/Facebook
Kevin Durant James Harden
The Rockets and James Harden will never rise to the level of Kevin Durant if they don't develop their young stars like Jeremy Lin. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images
Jeremy Lin Golden state
Jeremy Lin's already had bigger scoring outbursts than Kawhi Leonard ever had heading into his Finals MVP breakout. Courtesy of NBA