Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Celtics Had Offer Rejected; Lakers, 76ers Interested

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Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Celtics Had Offer Rejected; Lakers, 76ers Interested
Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Celtics Had Offer Rejected; Lakers, 76ers Interested

The San Antonio Spurs reportedly turned down an offer from the Boston Celtics for star forward Kawhi Leonard prior to the 2017-18 trade deadline. According to ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Spurs declined Boston's advances and did not make a counteroffer. Wojnarowski added that while the Spurs "remain resistant" to trading Leonard, the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers have emerged as interested parties as well. A nagging quad injury limited Leonard, who finish third in MVP voting in 2016-17, to just nine games last season. His health was a topic of conversation throughout the season. Per Wojnarowski, the uncertainty regarding Leonard's status led to a strained relationship between

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