This Is 76ers ‘Most Realistic’ Offer For Kawhi Leonard

Kyle Lowry and Kawhi Leonard

Leonard appeared in just nine games last season due to a right quad injury that limited him to just over 23 minutes and 16 points per game. Leonard is reportedly not against re-signing with Philadelphia next off-season, but the same might not be said of other potential trade suitors - especially considering the Lakers are positioned to have ample cap room next summer when Leonard hits free agency.

The 76ers' future is incredibly bright, and while Leonard could take the team to new heights, he might not be worth such a massive move given the level of uncertainty.

But while Leonard has always been strongly linked with a move to the Lakers, who recently recruited LeBron James, the Spurs have demanded a major return package to let the two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year leave.

Though the Los Angeles Lakers were the frontrunners to land Kawhi Leonard not too long ago, the Philadelphia 76ers have recently gained steam and become the likeliest apparent suitor for the disgruntled star. The Raptors could package one of Kyle Lowry of DeMar DeRozan in a deal for Leonard.

Projecting Final Matchup Before 1st Semi-Final Game
This will be a much harder match for England than their previous games, with Croatia's dynamic midfield as well at the back. Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic has said his side can cope with Harry Kane in Wednesday's World Cup semi-final against England .

It has been suggested that the 28-year-old will only move to the Sixers and not the Celtics if he does not get his Los Angeles wish with the Sixers looking to add a star name to their talented young line-up. Pairing him with Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid will definitely make the Sixers one of the top favorite teams to represent the Eastern Conference in the 2019 NBA Finals.

It's probably a longshot, but it is interesting to see that Toronto is being talked about alongside National Basketball Association heavyweights like the Los Angeles Lakers - Leonard's preferred choice - the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers.

Leonard is an attractive piece to add to their roster.

That would allow them to keep the core of young talent on their roster albeit weaken their hopes of challenging the Golden State Warriors this year despite James' arrival.

Related News:

  • Many injured as plane crashes in S Africa

    Many injured as plane crashes in S Africa

    Tshwane Metro Police Department spokesman Superintendent Isaac Mahamba said a small plane crashed in the Kameeldrift plot. The Convair-340 plane - built in 1954 - was due to soon be flown to the Aviodrome air museum in the Netherlands.
    Monsoon Threatens Thailand Cave Rescue Operation

    Monsoon Threatens Thailand Cave Rescue Operation

    Two of the boys had suspected lung infections but the four boys from the first group rescued were all walking around in hospital. The boys and their coach had been stranded in Tham Luang Nang Non when they went exploring in the cave after a scrimmage.
    Johnny Depp Sued By Crew Member For Allegedly Punching Him

    Johnny Depp Sued By Crew Member For Allegedly Punching Him

    When Brooks maintained his composure, the suit says, Depp yelled that he would give Brooks $100,000 to punch him in the face. TMZ said its attempts for a comment from Depp's representatives were unsuccessful.
  • President Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

    President Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

    Republicans and Democrats are at odds over Kavanaugh and with the Senate closely divided, his path to confirmation is treacherous. As a result, Trump found more than twice as many judicial vacancies waiting for him when he entered the White House as Obama did.
    Digital Extremes announces Warframe Switch port plan

    Digital Extremes announces Warframe Switch port plan

    Warframe is a third person sci-fi shooter, where the warframes are alien armour that now come in 35 different varieties. You play as a member of an ancient race of warriors called the Tenno who are now part of a modern-day war.
    Brett Kavanaugh: 5 Things On Trump’s Supreme Court Justice Nominee

    Brett Kavanaugh: 5 Things On Trump’s Supreme Court Justice Nominee

    Indeed, Vox points out, CNN's Jim Acosta reported that the Trump team reviewed these comments by Kavanaugh before choosing him. In that 2017 case , the government had mandated that the teen could leave her detention center to have an abortion.
  • Chelsea FC join West Ham in race to sign 25-year-old

    Chelsea FC join West Ham in race to sign 25-year-old

    It was confirmed last month that Wilshere would be leaving Arsenal , having spent his entire career there to date, after discussions with new manager Unai Emery .
    U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Resigns Over Brexit

    U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Resigns Over Brexit

    Johnson and Davis are two of the most prominent proponents of a so-called "hard Brexit", or a clean break with the EU. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the Prime Minister "has no authority left and is incapable of delivering Brexit ".
    Ahead of summit, Trump won't label Putin friend or foe

    Ahead of summit, Trump won't label Putin friend or foe

    On July 16, U.S. and Russian Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will hold their first summit together in Helsinki. Separately, doubts about Trump's commitment to European security have pushed EU leaders to boost defense cooperation.
  • NJ father, 4 daughters killed in DE  crash identified

    NJ father, 4 daughters killed in DE crash identified

    Authorities are not sure what caused 44-year-old Albert Hubbard to lose control of the red pickup truck. He received a photo of the family eating blue crabs on July 4. "He goes to church every Sunday".
    Prince Louis christened while beaming royal family look on

    Prince Louis christened while beaming royal family look on

    The royal brothers suited up in uniform as they arrived at Westminster Abbey Tuesday morning for a service marking the centenary. She styled the belted boat-neck pencil skirt dress with a matching wide-brim hat by British milliner Stephen Jones .
    Modric reveals Croatia biggest concern ahead of England clash

    Modric reveals Croatia biggest concern ahead of England clash

    England have made their way to the semi-finals of the World Cup , the first time they have done so since Italia 1990. But Henderson is confident the issue will not prevent him from lining up in Gareth Southgate's starting XI in Moscow.


Most liked

Iranian women dance in support of detained teen
Iran's judiciary and security forces are dominated by hard-liners who launch periodic crackdowns on behavior deemed un-Islamic. Iranian police have said they plan to shut down similar accounts on Instagram , which is used by millions of Iranians.

Jaded Croatia look to master Modric to carry them through against England
They have a good squad depth and know what they need to do in order to win a game. Losing teams in the semi-final matches play each other for third place.

United Kingdom in turmoil, says Trump, won't back May
Donald Trump said to hell with it, I know better than everybody else in the world. At one point, Trump was asked if Putin should be considered a friend or foe.

Sen. Doug Jones vows 'independent review' of Trump's Supreme Court nominee
Furthermore, Cardin says, there are a host of other issues that Americans need to worry about should Trump get his way. Pence met with Kavanaugh, 53, earlier in the day on Capitol Hill, along with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell .

Trump's latest US$200 billion China tariffs target consumers
Since then, the president has said his administration could impose duties on virtually all Chinese imports into the US. Another source who is familiar with the situation confirmed the Bloomberg report to Reuters .

Medic, all navy divers out of Thai cave after successful rescue
Payap Maiming, who helped provide food and necessities for rescue workers and journalists, was not in doubt, however. The footballers still awaiting rescue are about another two kilometres further in, at a point very hard to access.

Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan arrive in Ireland for 1st official foreign trip
After arriving at Dublin City Airport, Harry and Meghan were due to meet with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar. Other royal family members present today include the Queen , Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall.

Phase two of cave rescue underway - mission chief
Authorities said the next phase could begin any time within a 10-hour window that began about 0000 GMT (7am local time) on Monday. Divers guided them though more than two miles of dark and narrow tunnels filled with murky water and strong currents.

George Clooney has been injured in a motorcycle accident in Sardinia
According to the site, George was said to be hit by a vehicle which suddenly changed direction at a spot close to a hotel. The driver of the other vehicle tended to Clooney until emergency workers arrived, local outlet La Nuova reported.

Driver of truck charged in connection to Humboldt Broncos crash
Sidhu was working for the Calgary-based Adesh Deol Trucking Ltd. when the crash occurred at a rural intersection. He was identified as Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, said Rob King, public information officer for the Saskatchewan RCMP.

Netflix launches ‘smart downloads’ to queue your next offline episode automatically
The feature is only available on Android phones and tablets to start with, and you can choose whether or not to use it. Imagine you download an episode or two of Stranger Things at home and watch it on the subway ride to work.

One death as helicopter crashes near William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va.
The accident took place in a residential area near the campus of William and Mary, which warned people to stay away from the area. The Federal Aviation Administration tweeted that Aviation Safety Inspectors arrived in Williamsburg at about 7:30 p.m.

Body of Renard Matthews is propped in front of TV for memorial
Matthews would usually stay at home and only venture outside to walk the dog, his mother, Temeka Matthews, told WGNO-TV. While the thought behind it is genuine and sentimental, it might some unusual to a lot of people.

U.S. will reunite only half of migrant children by Tuesday deadline
Sabraw had ordered the July 10 deadline in response to a lawsuit from the American Civil Liberties Union. But on Monday, she said nine were removed from the United States and another nine were released here.

Orange Is the New Black Season 6
The trailer for season six of the show has been released, and it is sure to get you excited for the release of the episodes. The almost 2-and-half-minute trailer is just what Orange is the New Black fans need to wait out the next few weeks.