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SportsKawhi Leonard free agency rumors: Multiple teams interested in pairing star with Jimmy Butler

17:17  27 june  2019
17:17  27 june  2019 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Kawhi Leonard free agency rumors : Multiple teams interested in pairing star with Jimmy Butler . Multiple teams are exploring signing both stars this summer, according to a report from SNY, which cites unidentified league sources.

Multiple teams are exploring signing both stars this summer, according to a report from SNY. There’s a chance Kawhi Leonard and Jimmy Butler end There is a belief among those teams that Leonard and Butler are interested in playing together, the report says. Leonard has opted out of the final

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There’s a chance Kawhi Leonard and Jimmy Butler end up playing together next season.

Multiple teams are exploring signing both stars this summer, according to a report from SNY, which cites unidentified league sources. There is a belief among those teams that Leonard and Butler are interested in playing together, the report says.

Leonard has opted out of the final year of his contract with the Raptors but is “seriously considering re-signing” with the team, according to Yahoo Sports. He was named the 2019 Finals MVP and averaged 30.5 points per game in the playoffs as Toronto took home its first title in franchise history.

Clippers Reportedly Exploring Possibility of Pairing Kawhi Leonard With Jimmy Butler

Clippers Reportedly Exploring Possibility of Pairing Kawhi Leonard With Jimmy Butler Clippers Reportedly Exploring Possibility of Pairing Kawhi Leonard With Jimmy Butler

Kawhi Leonard is the top NBA Free Agent , but will he leave the Toronto Raptors for a team like the Los Angeles Clippers? Multiple teams feel confident about their chance of landing Leonard in free agency . Meanwhile, the Philadelphia 76ers want to re-sign Tobias Harris and Jimmy Butler .

" Multiple teams have expressed interest in pairing Kawhi Leonard and Jimmy Butler together in free agency this summer, per league sources familiar with the matter. Leonard and Butler are two of the biggest free agents on the market, and there are questions about where each will land.

The Raptors acquired Leonard, along with Danny Green, in a blockbuster trade with the Spurs last summer.

"I don't know the percentage (of chance that Leonard stays)," Green said recently, via Sportsnet. "But I think it's a higher percentage for him to be here than to leave.

"The city, the fans have done their job, the organization's done their job. It's going to be a hard place (for Leonard) to turn down. (You) have a great team and have a city, people, fans that love you and are willing to give you almost everything. … They give you everything, the world, and then some."

Leonard has also been linked to the Clippers, Knicks and Lakers, among other teams.

The Rockets, meanwhile, will reportedly be “aggressive” in their pursuit of Butler. The 76ers are expected to try to re-sign him, as well.

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Multiple teams are interested in pairing Kawhi Leonard with Jimmy Butler , league sources told SNY's Ian Begley. The suitors believe both Leonard and Butler would have interest in playing alongside each other, Begley added. Both free agents are expected to command max deals on the

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“Hopefully I’ll get a max contract anywhere I choose to go,” Butler told reporters about his free agency last month. “You always want to be able to win, I think that’s key for sure. You’re looking at coaches, you’re looking at the city. There’s a lot that goes into it.”

The 76ers have multiple top players set to enter free agency, including Butler, Tobias Harris and JJ Redick.

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