Clippers owner Steve Ballmer has a history of loud, crazy antics on stage in his time at Microsoft.
NBC’s own Tom Haberstroh had the best reaction.
Laugh if you want — Ballmer will laugh at himself — but if you’re a player, don’t you want a team governor/owner/whatever who gets this hyped about your arrival?
Leonard started out his speech with the line of the day while thanking Raptors fans.
As for why Leonard chose the Clippers over the more glamorous cross-hall Lakers:
The Clippers intro video was damn good, too.