Offbeat Raptors now co-favorites to acquire Kawhi Leonard

01:47  13 july  2018
01:47  13 july  2018 Source:   ftw.usatoday.com

Kawhi Leonard may not want to play in Toronto, but he will. For now.

  Kawhi Leonard may not want to play in Toronto, but he will. For now. Sit out another season with his injured quad and even the Lakers would be slow to offer a max contract.Leonard did not like this.

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However, Bontemps noted that the Toronto Raptors have also been “[generating] buzz” as a team that could acquire Kawhi Leonard via trade in the days or weeks to come. NBA Rumors: Philadelphia 76ers Could Now Have Inside Track On Kawhi Leonard .

You want NBA offseason tea leaves to read? You got 'em.

Notice anything here? (Yeah, I know - the headline gave it away.)

Hmmmm. The Toronto Raptors are co-favorites to have Kawhi Leonard on their roster by next season.

Report: Raptors agree to acquire Kawhi Leonard from Spurs

  Report: Raptors agree to acquire Kawhi Leonard from Spurs Report: Raptors agree to acquire Kawhi Leonard from SpursThe Cleveland Cavaliers, Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Clippers were other teams reportedly interested in swinging a deal for Leonard.

Kawhi Leonard trade rumors to the Toronto Raptors have heated up thanks, in part, to Vegas. According to OddsShark, the Raptors are now tied with the Spurs as the favorites to have Leonard playing on their team next season.

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This could mean a few things:

1. Nothing.

2. The talk of Leonard to the Raptors as a possibility sent bettors to their betting establishments and drove up his odds.

3. Oddsmakers know something we don't.

Who knows? What I do know is if the San Antonio Spurs are trying to get the best return for the reportedly disgruntled Leonard, the Raps would be a good choice - they might get back DeMar DeRozan and a young player or two like OG Anunoby or Delon Wright, and maybe picks, too.

Of course, this is the Paul George scenario all over again - do the Raptors pull off a move like that in the hopes they can convince Leonard to stay long-term?

This is all speculation. For now, all you can say is the Raps make an intriguing trading partner with the Spurs … and the odds seem to say the same.

DeMar DeRozan expresses anger at trade to Spurs on Instagram

  DeMar DeRozan expresses anger at trade to Spurs on Instagram Loyalty is a luxury in the NBA and one rarely rewarded. DeRozan also will come around and embrace San Antonio, the Spurs culture, and Gregg Popovich. He will help them win a lot.Whether the Raptors can win over Leonard becomes one of the NBA’s biggest storylines of 2018-19.

The seven best Kawhi Leonard trades we'd like to see. play. Can Kawhi regain his dominance? Raptors get: Kahwi Leonard and Rudy Gay. Spurs get: DeMar DeRozan, OG Anunoby and Pascal Siakam. Note: Get the full list of Raptors trades here.

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