Kawhi Leonard

USA Today Sports
John Tomase
June 29, 2018 - 12:39 pm
Danny Ainge once again possesses the ammo to chase any trade target in the NBA. But that doesn't mean he will, because he believes the Celtics, as currently constituted, can compete for a title. Speaking to reporters at the Auerbach Center ( including ESPN's Chris Forsberg ) after introducing first...
Read More
Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
June 28, 2018 - 11:56 am
The Celtics’ reported pursuit of Kawhi Leonard might be one of the hottest stories of this holiday weekend. Boston is "fully engaged" with the Spurs in trade talks for Leonard, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski . “Boston has long had the assets that the Spurs most covet in a potential Leonard...
Read More
Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
June 28, 2018 - 11:13 am
The Celtics are fully engaged with the Spurs on a deal for Kawhi Leonard, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports . The NBA's written record followed up that report with a tweet about how the Celtics are being " extremely cautious " in their pursuit of the star forward. Good. At this point, with Leonard...
Read More
Kawhi Leonard
Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
Vincent Gallo
June 28, 2018 - 10:04 am
Danny Ainge and the Celtics front office seem to be standing their ground in trade talks for Spurs disgruntled star Kawhi Leonard. It has been reported by Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald that the Celtics “remain far away from landing” the forward. There seems to be explanation as to why...
Read More
Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
June 27, 2018 - 1:43 pm
The Celtics have been loosely connected to Kawhi Leonard for months. But now the NBA’s written record, Adrian Wojnarowski, says Boston actually made an attempt to acquire the disgruntled forward. The Celtics are one of several teams that have made an offer to the Spurs about Leonard, Wojnarowski...
Read More
Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
June 25, 2018 - 9:52 am
The Celtics might not have much competition for Kawhi Leonard if they’re interested in acquiring the star forward this summer. USA Today’s Sam Amick reports the Spurs would prefer to trade Leonard to an Eastern Conference team, so they would only have to play him twice per year. San Antonio’s...
Read More
Kawhi Leonard
Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
John Tomase
June 18, 2018 - 11:35 pm
If you'd like Danny Ainge to decimate the Celtics in the pursuit of Kawhi Leonard, man, does Sports Illustrated have the trade for you. Writing under the headline, " Kawhi-to-Boston and more NBA Draft day trades that should happen ," SI hits us with the following doozy, which was noted by an...
Read More
USA Today Sports
John Tomase
June 18, 2018 - 12:48 pm
No -- Leonard quit on the Spurs and Irving made the Celtics his team
74%
Yes -- Leonard's the better player and Kyrie might be gone anyway
26%
The question is simple: If you're Danny Ainge, would you send All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving to San Antonio for All-Star small forward Kawhi Leonard? Both players should be free agents following the season, and both could be seeking new homes next summer. It's no secret that Leonard wants to...
Read More
Kawhi Leonard
Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
John Tomase
June 15, 2018 - 1:51 pm
Kawhi Leonard wants to be traded, which means Danny Ainge will have another superstar to consider this offseason. Leonard, an All-Star and Defensive Player of the Year with the Spurs, appeared in only nine games last year because of both a quad injury, and a season-long quarrel with management...
Read More
Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
June 13, 2018 - 10:37 am
The Celtics reportedly attempted to poach Kawhi Leonard last season in the midst of his apparent feud with the Spurs. Now the question is, will Danny Ainge revisit the situation this summer? Though the Spurs weren’t willing to discuss a deal for Leonard at the time, the Celtics made an offer for...
Read More

Pages