Lakers Reportedly Want Free Agent Kawhi Leonard After Anthony Davis Trade
Lakers Reportedly Want Free Agent Kawhi Leonard After Anthony Davis Trade Los Angeles has their sights set on Kawhi Leonard, according to The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor. The Lakers and Pelicans agreed to a deal for Anthony Davis over the weekend. New Orleans will receive Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks in the trade. Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to their first championship in franchise history. Leonard won the NBA Finals MVP, averaging 28.5 points, 9.8 rebounds and 4.2 assists over six games. Leonard's hometown of Los Angeles has long been rumored as his preferred destination in the offseason. Although many have favored the Clippers to land the superstar over the Lakers. NBA free agency officially starts on June 30 at 6 p.m. EST.