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Raptors Remake: DeRozan dealt to Spurs for Leonard in blockbuster NBA trade

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TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors are sending franchise cornerstone DeMar DeRozan to the San Antonio Spurs in exchange for star forward Kawhi Leonard.
The Raptors also get guard Danny Green in the blockbuster deal with backup centre Jakob Poeltl and a protected 2019 first-round draft pick going to the Spurs.
Leonard is a bonafide superstar but he played only nine games with the Spurs last season due to a right leg injury.
DeRozan is a four-time all-star who helped lead the Raptors to the post-season for the last five years.
However, Toronto has never made it past the Eastern Conference final...
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2018 NBA free agency rumors, trades, updates: Spurs ship Kawhi Leonard to Raptors for DeMar DeRozan

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Kawhi Leonard trade: Raptors, Spurs reach deal involving DeMar DeRozan, report says

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Leonard reportedly has no desire in playing Toronto and has his sights set on playing in L.A. next year
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Kawhi Leonard trade: DeMar DeRozan not happy to leave Raptors; NBA Twitter reacts to blockbuster deal

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With DeRozan heading to the Spurs, fans mourn the end of an era in Toronto
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Kawhi Leonard going to the Raptors may actually be good news for the Wizards and the East

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Through nearly three weeks of NBA free agency and almost a month of trades, the Eastern Conference had remained eerily quiet. The Wizards had arguably
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Done deal: Leonard goes to Raptors, DeRozan goes to Spurs

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San Antonio has traded 2014 NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard to Toronto for four-time All-Star DeMar DeRozan in a blockbuster deal. The trade was finalized Wednesday. The Spurs are also sending Danny Green to the Raptors, who are shipping Jakob Poeltl and a protected 2019 first-round draft pick to San Antonio.
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With Kawhi Leonard trade, Raptors land on wrong side of line between hope, desperation

With Kawhi Leonard trade, Raptors land on wrong side of line between hope, desperation

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Under normal circumstances, trading for a star like Kawhi Leonard would be tremendous win for the Raptors. These are not normal circumstances, however.
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With LeBron gone and Kawhi in, who's the best player in the East?

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With Kawhi Leonard off to the Raptors, we have a shakeup near the top when it comes to the best players in the East. Whether it's
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AP sources: Leonard going to Raptors, DeRozan going to Spurs

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The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is on the cusp of ending, with the Spurs reaching an agreement in principle on Wednesday to send the 2014 NBA Finals MVP to the Toronto Raptors for All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan. Danny Green also will be going to Toronto as part of the deal, which was confirmed to The Associated Press by two people with direct knowledge of the negotiations. Both spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the trade is not expected to be finalized until NBA officials approve the terms later Wednesday.
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Kawhi Leonard may not want to play in Toronto, but he will. For now

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Sit out another season with his injured quad and even the Lakers would be slow to offer a max contract.
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NBA trade rumors: Here's what move to Raptors would cost Kawhi Leonard on his next contract

NBA trade rumors: Here's what move to Raptors would cost Kawhi Leonard on his next contract

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How much money could Kawhi Leonard lose in a potential trade to the Raptors? Here's how the contract numbers break down.
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San Antonio trading Kawhi Leonard to Toronto for DeMar DeRozan

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Two people familiar with the situation say San Antonio and Toronto have reached an agreement in principle on a trade that will send Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors and DeMar DeRozan to the Spurs.
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Kawhi Leonard is traded to the Raptors for DeMar DeRozan, reports say

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Two people familiar with the situation said Wednesday that San Antonio and Toronto have reached an agreement in principle on a trade that will send Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors and DeMar DeRozan to the Spurs. One of the people said the Spurs also are sending Danny Green to the Raptors as part of...
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How will Kawhi Leonard fit in with the Toronto Raptors, and is the price worth it?

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Danny Kanell and Raja Bell talk Leonard's impending trade and whether it's worthwhile on 'Off the Bench'
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