Kawhi is signing a three-year, $103M max deal with the Clippers, including an option for the third season, per Shams Charania
Finally balance is restored.
Jerry West continues to make banner moves as an executive:
◾️ Helped build 1980s Lakers dynasty
◾️ Traded Vlade Divac for Kobe
Kawhi Leonard is the first player in NBA history to join a new team right after winning Finals MVP
The Pacers “drafted” Kawhi Leonard and Paul George in back-to-back years, but they traded the Kawhi pick to the Spurs for George Hill.
The Clippers believed Kawhi was ready to join Bron and AD if they didn’t trade for Paul George, per Adrian Wojnarowski
Bev and Lou Will when the Kawhi/PG news dropped 🤐
TAG a Lakers fan that believed this would happen.
Lakers front office after Kawhi’s decision:
Fun Guy goes Hollywood
Kawhi Leonard is joining the Los Angeles Clippers, per Yahoo Sports
Snoop trying to convice Kawhi to sign with the Lakers 😂 *NSFW*
(via Snoop Dogg)
Kawhi Leonard is not expected to make free agency decision until next few days.
He and his reps are "taking their time before deciding," pe...
Knicks reportedly cancelled a meeting with Kawhi Leonard in fear of missing out on other free agents, per New York Post
*notifcation for new tweet from Woj*
Laker fans: “HERE IT IS...KAWHI IS SIGNING WITH THE LAKE SHOW, WHAT IT DO BAYBEEEEEEE”
*picks up pho...
Adrian Wojnarowski says he was told not to expect a Kawhi decision until “at least later today, possibly tomorrow on July 4th”
LeBron James be like...🏀😳😂 (IG:ChinkCapone_) https://t.co/z9dDX1seVK
Lakers fans doing their part in recruiting Kawhi 👀
Kawhi Leonard and Kevin Durant have discussed possibility of playing together, per Adrian Wojnarowski
Fun Guy turns 28 today
🔺 NBA champion on two different teams
🔺 Only player with a Finals MVP in each conference
🔺 About to hit his prime
LeBron and Anthony Davis plan to be part of Lakers' free agency pitch to Kawhi, per Sam Amick
Kyrie Irving remains just as much of a target for the Lakers as Kawhi Leonard now that they have maximum cap space, per Marc Stein (New York...
Kawhi Leonard "intends" to meet with Lakers and Clippers when free agency starts, per Chris B. Haynes
Kawhi and the Clippers have a meeting "tentatively scheduled" for July 2nd, per Frank Isola
LEGO Kawhi is still clutch in Game 7 👏
Kawhi Leonard is declining his $21.3M player option with Raptors and is "seriously considering re-signing", per Yahoo Sports
After the Raptors went up 3-2 on the Bucks, Nick Nurse told a story about winning Game 1 of the D-League Finals but not finishing the series...
Kawhi’s focus is on the Clippers if he leaves Toronto, not the Lakers, per Adrian Wojnarowski
“The idea of him being a third wheel on a tea...
FUN GUY. Kawhi broke out an exaggerated laugh to end his speech 🤣
Kawhi Leonard at the #WeTheNorthParade
Kawhi’s a hero at the parade today…but Vegas isn't sure he's coming back to The 6 👀
Crowd was chanting “One more year!” to Kawhi
Lowry got them chanting “Five more years” 🤣
(via Yahoo Canada Sports)
Fred wants Kawhi to stay, but if not...😂
Lakers expected to pursue Kawhi Leonard in free agency, per Kevin O'Connor
Kawhi is the first non-Nike athlete in over a decade to win Finals MVP
Toronto has one mission this summer: re-sign Kawhi
Kawhi isn't the hero we deserve, but the one we need right now
Kawhi needs to frame this
The Klaw never lost faith.
Kawhi’s coming back North with an NBA trophy for Toronto 🏆
*Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson suffer serious injuries*
Everyone: “Well the Warriors are dead now, they’ll never be the same.”
Kawhi Leonard reflects on historic season with Toronto after winning Finals MVP
Kawhi becomes the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams
Kawhi Leonard is now a 2x NBA Champion 🔥 https://t.co/NaDu3F382N
Kawhi stops another potential 3-peat for the second time this decade 🖐
Kawhi is focused on the moment
No one is safe against Kawhi.
Kawhi leads the 2019 playoffs in:
◾️ Points (by over 100)
◾️ Field goals
◾️ Free throws