Kawhi Leonard

Magic Johnson
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Nick Friar
May 20, 2019 - 2:34 pm
Although Magic Johnson doesn’t work for the Los Angeles Lakers anymore, he’s made it clear he still has their best interests in mind. The most recent example came during his Monday appearance on ESPN’s “First Take,” when he expressed who he feels the Lakers should go after in the off-season. “I...
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Alex Reimer
May 13, 2019 - 10:35 am
Conventional wisdom says the Celtics would be foolish to acquire Anthony Davis without Kyrie Irving. The disgruntled All-Star is entering the final year of his deal and seemingly desires to play with LeBron James or another superstar. Davis’ own father said this year he doesn’t want his son playing...
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John Tomase
December 05, 2018 - 11:12 am
The Celtics slow start, combined with Toronto racing out of the gates, has made Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors the runaway favorites in the Eastern Conference. At 20-5, Toronto owns the best record in the NBA. But one-time NBA champion Richard Jefferson doesn’t believe the Raptors will beat the...
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Cameron Kerry
July 25, 2018 - 11:36 am
The Celtics were persistent in their pursuit of Kawhi Leonard last season. That continued through the offseason until the Spurs sent the superstar to the Celtics' division rival, the Raptors. While the Celtics refused to include any of the team's starting five in the deal, Danny Ainge was willing...
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John Tomase
July 18, 2018 - 4:09 pm
Isaiah Thomas knows what DeMar DeRozan is feeling. DeRozan sounds none-too-pleased with his former team after the Raptors reached a deal to send him to the Spurs for two-time Defensive Player of the Year Kawhi Leonard. DeRozan took to social media on Tuesday to make his unhappiness known, writing...
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Kyle DaLuz
July 18, 2018 - 2:02 pm
At long last, Kawhi Leonard is leaving San Antonio. Leonard played just nine games last season with the Spurs before requesting a trade this offseason, with the Lakers being his preferred destination. San Antonio instead sent Leonard and Danny Green to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob...
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Kawhi Leonard
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John Tomase
July 18, 2018 - 10:37 am
The Toronto Raptors just got a lot better. It doesn't matter. The Celtics remain the best team in the Eastern Conference. In swapping All-Star DeMar DeRozan and some bit pieces to the Spurs for disgruntled All-Star Kawhi Leonard and three-and-D specialist Danny Green, the Toronto Raptors made a...
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Alex Reimer
July 18, 2018 - 9:37 am
The Raptors are reportedly on the verge of acquiring one of the best all-around players in the NBA. Under usual circumstances, that would be concerning for the Celtics. But it could just lead to chaos and turmoil for their rivals north of the border. Toronto is on the brink of netting disgruntled...
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Lucy Burdge
July 17, 2018 - 1:03 pm
Kawhi Leonard is seriously considering participating in the USA Basketball national team's minicamp at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas next week, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. The Spurs forward was always listed as one of the 35 players invited to the camp but his season-ending quad injury...
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Kawhi Leonard
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Vincent Gallo
July 17, 2018 - 12:05 pm
After over a month of the Lakers and Sixers being considered favored suitors in a potential Kawhi Leonard trade, the Raptors have emerged as favorites to land the Spurs’ two-way star. The most recent speculation supporting this rumor occured on ESPN’s The Lowe Post . The episode featured ESPN's...
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