The unique relationship between LSU guard Cam Thomas and his mother The potential early pick in this year’s NBA draft talks about the importance of his mother and the impact of Kobe Bryant
Marc Spears and • received exclusive access to a workout with LSU guard Cam Thomas as he prepares for the 2021 NBA draft. Thomas is projected as a first-round pick; his stock could rise as he goes through pre-draft workouts and the combine. The focus will be on the unique relationship between Thomas and his mother, Army veteran Leslie Thomas, who has trained Thomas and has been his confidant throughout his career. Leslie Thomas, a former high school basketball player, is in the gym and the film room helping her son prepare for the draft. Thomas also talks about the role basketball great Kobe Bryant played in developing his love of basketball.