by Jeff Garcia, Spurs Zone
FILE – On this Jan. 5, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard handles a ball sooner than an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in San Antonio. Two of us conversant within the realm boom San Antonio and Toronto bear reached an agreement in precept on a swap that can send Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors and DeMar DeRozan to the Spurs. One in all the of us says the Spurs moreover are sending Danny Inexperienced to the Raptors as section of the deal. Both of us spoke to The Associated Press on situation of anonymity Wednesday, July 18, 2018, attributable to the deal has no longer been finalized. (AP Picture/Eric Homosexual, File)
Ex-San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will procedure his first appearance in San Antonio this week as the Toronto Raptors focus on over with the San Antonio Spurs.
Right here is one of basically the most anticipated video games of the season after the offseason mega swap that despatched Leonard to the Raptors after a season-prolonged saga that used to be crammed with questions about his future in San Antonio, experiences of mishandling of his thigh injury and most efficient nine video games played for the veteran Spurs’ celebrity.
Unnecessary to teach, followers in attendance at the AT&T Heart is no longer going to present Leonard a pleasant welcome but basically based mostly fully on his sister who runs his decent Instagram page, some followers would be taking it too a long way.
In accordance to a recent submit, his sister claims the family is receiving loss of life threats over the reality Leonard is no longer taking part in with the Spurs.
“Its crazy of us are sending loss of life threats to my family over Kawhi being with the Raptors and no longer taking part in on the Spurs. Who raised you? God received us!
She failed to offer up proof of any loss of life threats made.
The Spurs and Raptors will square off this Thursday in San Antonio.
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