Native Californian DeMar DeRozan posted a heartfelt note on Instagram Saturday, addressed to the fans who cheered for him during his nine seasons with the Toronto Raptors.
The Spurs traded Leonard along with Danny Green in exchange for DeRozan, a 2019 protected first-round pick and big man Jakob Poeltl, ending the yearlong saga between the two-time defensive player of the year and San Antonio, which grew contentious because of an apparent disconnect over the state of Leonard's quad injury. "We spoke. I think maybe my mistake was talking about what we expected going forward from him, not necessarily about the trade", Ujiri added.
During an appearance on Monday's episode of "The Jump", Hall of Famer David Robinson offered his reaction to the trade, calling it "one of the oddest situations I think I've seen since I've been in pro basketball".
After missing out on landing a superstar this offseason with LeBron James joining the Los Angeles Lakers along with Kawhi Leonard recently being sent to the Toronto Raptors in a trade, the most important factor for the Philadelphia 76ers is remembering this team is still in awesome shape. If there was a miscommunication there I do apologize to DeMar, his family, and his representation. "It's not what I meant". He said he tried to focus on what DeRozan should do next instead of focusing on trade talks.
Why France Are Expected To Be Crowned FIFA World Cup Champs Croatia needed spot kicks to advance against Denmark in the last 16 and against Russian Federation in the quarter-finals. In Group H along with Colombia, Senegal, and Poland, many didn't fancy the Asian side to advance to the next round.
Leonard is only under contract for one more season, so it may not much matter how he feels about the Greater Toronto Area, but there's some speculation that once he spends more time in the area he will embrace the city more.
If they'd approached him as a free agent next summer, the chances of Toronto getting a meeting with the 26-year-old would've been slim.
"You can't do this same thing over and over again", Ujiri said. The post included a photo of Leonard with Ujiri and general manager Bobby Webster. Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri leveraged his goodwill from the city as well as the future of his team by trading DeMar DeRozan to get Leonard.
HORSLEY: It sounds like sort of typical Trumpian hyperbole, but some analysts I've talked with say it's not without foundation. Another Republican senator - John Thune of South Dakota - said having the translator give testimony was "highly unlikely".
Legend, already an Oscar, Tony and Grammy victor , could become a member of the EGOT club if he wins this Emmy. The 2018 Emmy Awards nominations came out today, and of course, many fan favorites were left off of the list.
According to President Trump, returning the remains of USA troops was agreed upon during the Singapore summit. The BBC reported speculation that North Korea may want payment for the return of the remains.
Mourinho told The Daily Mail in regard to the future of Martial: "I would like to be in Los Angeles now and I am in San Jose". United are expected to make a rival offer for the 29-year-old but "the lure of Barcelona is strong".
Taking her older sister duties very seriously, it's evident that Princess Charlotte is clearly besotted with her little brother. There has been something of a royal baby boom in recent months, and it extends to those beyond members of the family, it seems.
Papa John's plans to pull founder John Schnatter's image from marketing materials following reports he used a racial slur. Papa John's has noted in regulatory filings that its business could be harmed if Schnatter's reputation was damaged.
Kavanaugh's evolved view on the subject could have implications for President Trump. "Rulings like that make us very nervous". Equality Florida policy director John Harris Maurer takes issue with Kavanaugh's record on LGBTQ rights.
Wade decision has also played an important role in subsequent Supreme Court cases about regulations surrounding abortion rights. You had to go to Mexico to get the procedure done. "I think anything's possible". "But I'm putting conservative people on".
The most thrilling first-round match featured a near buzzer-beater by Houston's Alex Bregman , who fell to Schwarber 16-15. Schwarber racked up 18 home runs, and Harper was barely scraping by during the first half of his plate appearance.
A view of the new Amazon logistic center with the company's logo in Dortmund, Germany November 14, 2017. The company added that many users have successfully completed orders at the start of Prime Day .
And that's where he'll meet Rafael Nadal for the 52nd time . "Always it is a big challenge to face Novak", Nadal said. Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro celebrates winning his the fourth round match against France's Gilles Simon .
Fellow Englishman Justin Rose failed to make a run on his front nine and dropped a shot at the fifth to slip to three under. Currently, there are 71 players at 1 over par or better (T50). "I felt I really had control of the ball".
It was a sharp climb down from the ante Croatia had set having taken the game by the scruff of its neck from kick off. The World Cup final itself is a big achievement for them, an incredible feeling that the entire country will cherish.
Asked at the end of the press conference whether he would tell Putin to stay out of USA elections, Trump responded simply: 'Yes'. They are also accused of stealing the data of half a million voters from a state election board website, the BBC report said.
Broken shop windows, pillage and other destruction lined a section of the Champs-Elysees, the post-game site for revellers. France is readying to welcome home the national soccer team for a Monday parade down the Champs-Elysees.
He added: "You wouldn't think of the European Union, but they're a foe". " I think we have a lot of foes ", Trump said. In response, European Union leader Donald Tusk tweeted: "America and the European Union are best friends".
Tens of thousands of protesters marched through London on Friday to demonstrate against the US president's visit. If you think of it, for so many years she has represented her country, she has really never made a mistake.
The fake trailer for "Me, Danica " re-imagines the Tonya Harding biopic as Danica's much less controversial life in racing. The awards recognize the best athletes in addition to the experiences and the best all-around members of the community.
The governor's four-day stay had been wrapping up Wednesday in Montenegro, where he met with business and political leaders. The only time Article 5 was ever invoked was by America after the September 11, 2001 terror attacks conducted by al-Qaeda.
He also appeared blindsided when he was told the White House is in discussions about inviting Putin to Washington in the fall. Top U.S. intelligence officials have said Moscow is targeting congressional elections in November as well.
Those assets include Fox's Hollywood studios, content library, cable channels, global networks, and 39 percent stake in Sky. The Justice Department is appealing a judge's ruling that swept aside all objections to the AT&T/Time Warner merger.
Donald Trump will touch down in Helsinki today, ahead of tomorrow's meeting with Vladimir Putin at Finland's presidential palace. Trump was notified about the indictments earlier last week as he prepared for the July 16 summit between him and Putin.
We'll be tracking these storms through the day here on NBC12! Fri: High: 96 Low: 78 Partly cloudy to mostly sunny. There could be a few quick afternoon pop-up showers on Monday , but nothing severe or long lasting.
A Reuters journalist asked Trump about a post on his Twitter account earlier in the day in which he blamed the breakdown in U.S. There were mixed reactions on Fox News Channel, whose commentators usually represent Trump's biggest supporters.
CEO Elon Musk, for one, noted on Twitter that the Model 3, while newer than the Model S, is not a superior vehicle. While tax credits have helped boost electric-vehicle demand in the US , they remain only 1.1percent of the market.
We will still be thinking of the semi-final defeat, and what could have been, but of course I want to play. I know the taste of losing a final. "We are only focused on our game and our performance", he said.